Illinois Economic Review - May 2017

May 31, 2017

Illinois Economic Review - May 2017


The Monthly Illinois Economic Review contains information on national, statewide, and local economic performance by measuring job growth, unemployment, and business activity. This information is compiled by IGPA Economist Geoffrey Hewings, director of the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Among the May report highlights: The 12-month forecast shows that Illinois is likely to experience an employment decrease 6,100 jobs by April 2018.



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Research Area: Fiscal and Economic Policy

Policy Initiative: none