Updates & Announcements from IGPA

All Announcements and Updates from IGPA

March 21, 2019

The Edgar Fellows Program is accepting nominations for its 2019 class.

March 1, 2019

The University of Illinois Flash Index continues to show moderate growth in the Illinois economy.

February 21, 2019

Few will argue that Illinois has significant issues with the underfunding of its five public employee pension systems. In fact, many say the state faces a continuing “pension crisis.”

February 1, 2019

The University of Illinois Flash Index, compiled by IGPA ecomomist J. Fred Giertz, slipped one-tenth of a point in January. The Index continues to indicate that the Illinois economy is strong.

January 8, 2019

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago, in collaboration with colleagues from the University of Texas at Austin, have found that while many high school peer crowds and influences have

January 2, 2019

The University of Illinois Flash Index reached 105.5 in December, up two-tenths of a point from the previous month and a 20-month high.

December 6, 2018

A recent federal requirement that tests, evaluations and other education products developed using federal money be in the public domain has policy implications that should be explored, according to