Updates & Announcements from IGPA

All Announcements and Updates from IGPA

May 15, 2020

The IGPA Task Force on the Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic has released its second Policy Spotlight.

May 1, 2020

After last month’s absence, the U of I Flash Index returns with readings for March and April. In February, the index stood at the highest level in over four years at 105.7.

May 1, 2020

At the request of U of I System President Tim Killeen, IGPA assembled more than four dozen interdisciplinary faculty experts from the three system universities to serve on IGPA’s Task Force on the

April 9, 2020

The University of Illinois System’s Institute of Government and Public Affairs (IGPA) has partnered with the University of Illinois at Chicago’s (UIC) Urban Data Visualization Lab to

April 1, 2020

For the first time in its quarter-century history, the University of Illinois Flash Index will not be published for March because the COVID-19 pandemic has compromised the components of the index.

March 27, 2020

IGPA Senior Scholar David Merriman was one of the leaders of a webinar produced by Voices for Illinois Children regarding the economic impact that the COVI

March 24, 2020

At the request of University of Illinois System President Tim Killeen, the Institute of Government and Public Affairs assembled more than three dozen interdisciplinary faculty experts from all thre

March 21, 2020

IGPA Director Robin Fretwell Wilson and two co-authors have published a commentary to Canopy Forum titled: "

March 3, 2020

Under the cloud of the coronavirus, the U of I Flash Index in February actually rose to 105.7 from its 105.4 reading in January. This suggests that the economic impact of the coronavirus has yet to