Updates & Announcements from IGPA

All Announcements and Updates from IGPA

June 30, 2020

The fourth in IGPA's series of Policy Spotlights related to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic examines conditions in Illinois prisons and jails.

June 19, 2020

The University of Illinois System’s Institute of Government and Public Affairs (IGPA) released a report on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on child care capacity in the state.

June 10, 2020

IGPA Senior Scholar Julian Reif, assistant professor of Finance and Economics in the Gies College of Business at the University of Illinois, gave a presentation, titled COVID-19's Impact on Ill

June 1, 2020

The U of I Flash Index fell again in May, but at a much slower rate than in the preceding two months.

May 27, 2020

The University of Illinois System’s Institute of Government and Public Affairs (IGPA) today released a report focused on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the state’s economy.

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For the first time in its quarter-century history, the University of Illinois Flash Index will not be published for March because the COVID-19 pandemic has compromised the components of the index.