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  • News | Institute of Government and Public Affairs
    Department of Economics at the University of Illinois at Chicago Policy Forum by Dr Stanley Ikenberry cited in newspaper commentary An issue of IGPA s Policy Forum written by Dr Stanley Ikenberry in 2005 was quoted in a guest commentary by three University faculty members in the July 26 edition of The Champaign News Gazette For those interested in the full article it is part of the IGPA library and is available here IGPA provides leadership for Midwest lawmakers gathering Two senior members of IGPA will be among the leaders for a regional gathering of state legislators July 10 14 in Madison Wis U of I Flash Index dips more than two points in June to 92 0 The Illinois economy remains in the doldrums of the national recession according to the latest University of Illinois Flash Index The index which ticked up slightly in May dropped more than two full points in June from 94 1 to 92 0 2009 NEW Leadership Illinois Fosters Next Generation of Women Leaders Young women from colleges across Illinois will gather in Chicago on Wednesday June 3 for the 2009 National Education for Women s Leadership Illinois NEWL program U of I Flash Index shows slight uptick in May but Illinois economy still in doldrums The University of Illinois Flash Index broke a nine month string of declines in May rising one tenth of a point to 94 1 The first monthly barometer of the Illinois economy had declined each and every month since August 2008 falling in April to its lowest reading in more than six years IGPA s Don Fullerton discusses new federal emission standards IGPA Professor Don Fullerton an expert on energy issues says new auto emissions standards announced by President Obama are attainable Read more in this A Minute

    Original URL path: http://igpa.uillinois.edu/igpa-news?page=32 (2016-02-17)
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  • News | Institute of Government and Public Affairs
    of Illinois at Urbana Champaign Gaines left a member of the IGPA faculty is an expert in polling and public opinion and Bernhard s expertise is in politics and markets A Minute With is produced by the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign s News Bureau 2009 Family Impact Seminar to focus on helping families in economic crisis Illinois lawmakers and policymakers will have an opportunity on April 22 to discuss ways Illinois families can be helped during the current economic recession The annual Family Impact Seminar sponsored by IGPA will be held at the Hilton Springfield 700 E Adams St beginning at 6 30 p m IGPA to sponsor Lincoln s Illinois Today THIS EVENT WAS CANCELED ON MAY 26 2009 WE EXPECT TO RESCHEDULE AT A LATER DATE IGPA in coordination with the Union League Club of Chicago and the University of Illinois campuses in Chicago and Urbana Champaign will hold a half day conference titled LIncoln s Illinois Today on Wednesday May 27 at the Union League Club 65 W Jackson Blvd in Chicago U of I Flash Index falls another full point in March The University of Illinois Flash Index the first barometer of the state s economy each month dropped to 95 3 in March The drop of one full point since February continues a steady decline since the financial crisis in August last year IGPA compiles ideas on government reform for commission legislature IGPA researchers have developed a white paper that looks at five essential elements of reform in Illnois government The paper has been presented to the Illinois Reform Commission and will be available to all Illinois legislators as they consider these issues IGPA blogs analysis and reaction to Gov Quinn s budget address Page 2 IGPA faculty members are offering reaction and

    Original URL path: http://igpa.uillinois.edu/igpa-news?page=33 (2016-02-17)
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  • News | Institute of Government and Public Affairs
    Applications now being accepted for 2009 2010 Wolff Internship IGPA is now accepting applications for the next Charles P Wolff Memorial Internship This internship begins in June 2009 and continues through May 2010 and is open to undergraduate juniors or seniors at any of the three University of Illinois campuses Ending stimulus as important as launching it economist says Pulling the plug on a government backed stimulus plan once the U S economy rebounds is as important as launching one now Ending stimulus as important as launching it IGPA economist J Fred Giertz says Jim Edgar to discuss Illinois future during talk at IGPA Former Governor Jim Edgar will bring his unique perspective on Illinois and its politics to a discussion at the Institute of Government and Public Affairs on Wednesday Feb 11 at noon U of I Flash Index continues decline drops to 97 in January The University of Illinois Flash Index fell to 97 in January it s lowest reading since October 2003 IGPA Experts Comment on Transition in Springfield On Thursday Jan 29 the Illinois state Senate voted 59 0 to sustain an article of impeachment from the House of Representatives and removed Gov Rod R Blagojevich from office IGPA professors Andrew Morriss and Brian Gaines comment on the decision and what lies ahead for the state IGPA economists weigh in on Obama stimulus proposals President elect Obama will ask Congress to pass a massive economic stimulus plan shortly after he takes office IGPA economists offer their analysis of the president elect s proposal U of I Flash Index falls below 100 for first time since March 2004 The University of Illinois Flash Index dropped to 98 7 in December its lowest point since March 2004 Justice Sandra Day O Connor to receive Douglas Ethics in Government

    Original URL path: http://igpa.uillinois.edu/igpa-news?page=34 (2016-02-17)
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  • News | Institute of Government and Public Affairs
    issue of Du Bois Review Social Science Research on Race Former state lawmaker Richard Winkel to direct IGPA s Office of Public Leadership Richard J Winkel a former Illinois legislator and senior fellow at the Institute of Government and Public Affairs is the new director of the Office of Public Leadership Sen Lugar issues challenge for bipartisanship at Douglas Lecture Senator Richard G Lugar of Indiana called upon public officials to serve with an attitude of bipartisanship when he spoke to a University of Illinois audience on Veteran s Day Lugar recipient of the 2007 Paul H Douglas Ethics in Government Award delivered the Douglas Education Lecture Listen to the Lecture Sen Richard Lugar to deliver Douglas Education Lecture Nov 11 in Urbana Senator Richard G Lugar R Indiana widely known as a senator who puts policy ahead of politics will present the 2008 Paul H Douglas Education Lecture at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign on Tuesday Nov 11 REGISTER TO ATTEND THIS FREE EVENT U of I Flash Index drops to lowest point since August 2004 The effects of the national economic downturn continue to be felt in Illinois according to the University of Illinois Flash Index which dropped to 100 6 in October its lowest reading in more than four years Latest IGPA Electoral Index continues to show Obama with lead The latest analysis of public opinion data in each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia shows presidential candidate Barack Obama holding a sizable lead in electoral votes over Senator John McCain RICP All Animals All Disasters Workshop Announcement IGPA s Regional Institute for Community Policing RICP will conduct an All Animals All Disaster Workshop in Charlotte North Carolina on Wednesday Oct 29 The workshop will promote the importance of planning to deal

    Original URL path: http://igpa.uillinois.edu/igpa-news?page=35 (2016-02-17)
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  • News | Institute of Government and Public Affairs
    on Wednesday Oct 15 in Room 100 of Gregory Hall 810 S Wright St Urbana U of I Flash Index drops 1 2 points in September reaches lowest level since 2004 The University of Illinois Flash Index dropped to 101 1 in September from 102 3 in August The index has reached its lowest level since August 2004 Conference marks 40th anniversary of Fair Housing Act IGPA and Jane Addams Hull House Association will present a conference in Chicago to mark the 40th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act of 1968 The conference will be Tuesday October 7 at Student Center East 750 S Halsted on the UIC campus It begins at 9 a m IGPA forums to focus on economic crisis The events within America s financial system in the past couple of weeks have many people wondering about their own financial future Two forums sponsored by IGPA on September 30 in Chicago and October 1 in Urbana will try to provide answers State Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias to visit IGPA on Sept 23 Illinois Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias will visit the Institute of Government and Public Affairs in Urbana on Tuesday September 23 Critical Issues forum to focus on health care reform Two top experts on health care reform will discuss this important issue at an IGPA forum on Thursday Sept 18 at the Sangamo Club in Springfield Giertz Conference Room dedicated at Urbana IGPA In recognition of a generous gift and support from longtime faculty member J Fred Giertz IGPA has dedicated the conference room in its Urbana office building in his name IGPA welcomes two new faculty members McMillen moves to Urbana The Institute of Government and Public Affairs the University of Illinois home for nonpartisan evidence based research and analysis of public policy welcomes Don Fullerton and

    Original URL path: http://igpa.uillinois.edu/igpa-news?page=36 (2016-02-17)
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  • News | Institute of Government and Public Affairs
    student with the right skill set to broaden his or her horizons and to contribute to a robust research environment U of I Flash Index slips to four year low in July The University of Illinois Flash Index slipped to a four year low in July falling to 102 1 from its 102 3 level in June The slippage from the level it had held for two consecutive months dropped the index to its lowest reading since August 2004 Constitutional Convention focus of July 11 event The question of whether Illinois voters should call for a new constitutional convention will be debated in Chicago on July 11 at an event sponsored by IGPA and the Union League Club of Chicago Assistant Professor IGPA and Department of Sociology University of Illinois at Chicago The Institute of Government and Public Affairs and the Department of Sociology of the University of Illinois at Chicago are seeking candidates for a joint tenure track position at the assistant professor level beginning August 2009 U of I Flash Index breaks 12 month decline holds steady in June URBANA The University of Illinois Flash Index the state s earliest economic barometer each month stopped a 12 month slide by holding steady in June Illinoisans express views on higher education While a large majority of Illinoisans say higher education is very important to achieve success most of them believe the state s colleges and universities are good but not great according to a survey conducted for the University of Illinois Flash Index of Illinois economy continues slide URBANA The University of Illinois Flash Index first indicator of the state s economy each month continued its downward trend in May falling to 102 3 The index dropped five tenths of a point from its reading in April and reached

    Original URL path: http://igpa.uillinois.edu/igpa-news?page=37 (2016-02-17)
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  • News | Institute of Government and Public Affairs
    Sixteen college age women will participate in leadership exercises during the third annual NEW Leadership Illinois program in Chicago June 3 8 2008 Flash Index of Illinois economy drops again in April URBANA The first indicator of the Illinois economy each month shows a continued slowdown in growth during April The University of Illinois Flash Index dropped to 102 8 a fall of six tenths of a point from 103 4 the previous month and the lowest reading since November 2004 Poll Most still undecided about constitutional convention for Illinois An IGPA poll indicates support for the constitutional convention question on Illinois November election ballot is still far short of the majority necessary for approval Sen Richard Lugar accepts Douglas Ethics in Government Award Sen Richard G Lugar accepted the Paul H Douglas Ethics in Government Award during a ceremony at the U S Capitol on Monday April 7 Flash Index of Illinois economy dips slightly in March URBANA A key indicator of the Illinois economy has dropped to its lowest level in more than three years The University of Illinois Flash Index for March fell to 103 4 after rising the previous two months Obama campaign will change election strategy U of I political expert says IGPA Senior Fellow Michael Cheney predicts the tradition busting 2008 presidential race will leave another legacy cementing the social networking power of the Internet into the pavement of future campaign trails Sen Richard Lugar to be presented Douglas Ethics in Government Award on April 7 The 2007 Paul H Douglas Ethics in Government Award will be presented to Sen Richard G Lugar of Indiana on Monday April 7 at a ceremony in Washington D C Flash Index of Illinois economy rises for second straight month URBANA Illinois economy continues to grow despite fears

    Original URL path: http://igpa.uillinois.edu/igpa-news?page=38 (2016-02-17)
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  • Illinois Economic Review forecasts some job shrinkage in coming 12 months | Institute of Government and Public Affairs
    Seminar 2009 Seminar Study Centers Office of Public Leadership Regional Economics Applications Laboratory Illinois Economic Review forecasts some job shrinkage in coming 12 months The latest Illinois Economic Review published by the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory is forecasting an overall decline in the number of jobs in Illinois over the next 12 months Read the full review Attachment Size IER Jan2016 pdf 2 06 MB Related Content Illinois Economic Review

    Original URL path: http://igpa.uillinois.edu/node/2289 (2016-02-17)
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