Updates & Announcements from IGPA

All Announcements and Updates from IGPA

December 12, 2017

Congratulations to David Merriman, an IGPA professor since 1995, on his appointment as Stukel Presidential Professor.

December 1, 2017

The University of Illinois Flash Index, an indicator of the Illinois economy published monthly by the Institute of Government and Public Affairs, rose to 104.2 in November.

November 20, 2017

IGPA's Wolff Intern, Thomas Dowling, has been selected as one of 32 U.S.

November 8, 2017

The past and current chair of the Federal Reserve Board were honored with the University of Illinois System’s Paul H.

November 2, 2017

The Volcker Alliance has released research findings from a multiyear study of state budgeting practices across the United States. IGPA's

November 1, 2017

The University of Illinois Flash Index fell to 103.9 in October, its first reading below 104.0 since November 2012. The dip indicates a continued sluggishness in the state's ecomomy.

September 8, 2017

The latest Illinois Economic Review from the University of Illinois' Regional Economic Applications Laboratory indicates the state could see a net increase of more than 19,000 jobs in the coming 12

September 5, 2017

IGPA politics expert Christopher Z.

September 1, 2017

The University of Illinois Flash Index climbed to 104.5 in August, up from 104.3 in July. IGPA economics expert J.

August 28, 2017

State Representatives Sara Wojcicki-Jimenez and Carol Sente, one Republican and one Democrat, got together to write an opinion piece for the State Journal-Register of Springfield.