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The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

contact info

Director
Geoffrey J. D. Hewings
hewings@illinois.edu
Location
607 S. Mathews
Urbana, IL 61801-3671
Phone/Fax
217-333-4740 (phone)
217-244-9339 (fax)

REAL in the News



Findings from REAL's economic impact, forecasting, and policy analysis services are regularly featured by the news and business media. The following is a summary of REAL's press coverage over the past few years. 


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1998
Date Publication Article Title Context
6/03/98 Chicago Sun-Times Bullish on the Economy Chicago Gross Domestic Product
5/04/98 Manufacturing News State Economies Are More Dependent On Each Other Than Most People Realize Interstate trade
 
1997
Date Publication Article Title Context
12/8/97 CRAIN's Chicago Business  '98 Economy: Slow, steady growth rules 1998 Chicago economic outlook
11/27/97 Chicago Sun Times $20 Billion holiday boom Retail sales
4/28/97 CRAIN's Chicago Business Study: Area airports can help land jobs Economic impact of airports
3/17/97 Chicago Tribune Setting the pace Local forecasts
  
1996
Date Publication Article Title Context
9/26/96 Chicago Tribune Nothing toddlin' about tourism; town hoping the song plays on Chicago tourism
9/19/96 Chicago Tribune Midwest's economy puts its stock in trade Midwest trade
9/09/96 CRAIN's Chicago Business Dereg: Watt's in it for us Electricity deregulation
8/12/96 CRAIN's Chicago Business Talk about your political payouts Economic impact of Democratic NationalConvention
8/01/96 Illinois Issues What's the big Deal Economic impact of Democratic NationalConvention

1995
Date Publication Article Title Context
10/09/95 CRAIN's Chicago Business A half-hour for O.J. verdict, about a month to recover Chicago-area productivity
9/25/95 CRAIN's Chicago Business Go ahead: Shut down Washington Impact of federal government shut-down
9/18/95 CRAIN's Chicago Business Dem confab will bring city $360mil.: study Economic impact of Democratic NationalConvention
 
1993
Date Publication Article Title Context
7/01/93 Chicago Enterprise Economy: A realistic report on the Midwest's past and prospects Midwest economic performance
2/15/93 CRAIN's Chicago Business Clinton plan lands Employment impacts
 
1992
Date Publication Article Title Context
5/28/92 The Wall Street Journal Chicago Flood's Lesson - Privatize Impact of the Chicago flood
4/20/92 CRAIN's Chicago Business Flood's toll: Taxpayers, city will take financial bath Impact of the Chicago flood
4/06/92 CRAIN's Chicago Business Barometer: a ripple effect and then some Manufacturing
3/08/92 Chicago Sun Times Firms here join forces to revive local sales Manufacturing
3/02/92 CRAIN's Chicago Business Barometer: Say what Mr. Miyazawa? Chicago productivity
3/02/92 CRAIN's Chicago Business Showdown for steel biz Steel industry

1990
Date Publication Article Title Context
5/20/90 The Washington Post Chicago Economy Strides Line Between Boom and Bust Chicago