Fact Sheet: Chicago Community Area Economic Hardship Index (2017)

Authors Matt Wilson Anish Tailor Alex Linares If you have any questions, please contact Alex Linares, alinares@uic.edu. Abstract The aim of this index is to examine the conditions of economic hardship within Chicago community areas. Economic hardship is the difficulty resulting from not having enough collective economic resources available to […]

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Fact Sheet: Population Change in Illinois

Author Matthew D. Wilson mwilso25@uic.edu Alex Linares alinares@uic.edu Abstract The population loss experienced by the state of Illinois in recent years has been of interest to policy makers, researchers, Illinois residents, and the media, all of whom have sought explanations for why the state is losing population in recent years. […]

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