This website contains the report and all of the back-up data that went into its creation. The information is organized to make it easy for people throughout Illinois to download data about specific regions.
The State of Working Illinois is a collaborative effort among three organizations:
The Center for Tax and Budget Accountability
Office for Social Policy Research, Northern Illinois University
Center for Governmental Studies, Northern Illinois University
A series of policy briefs will be available on this site that target specific issues of interest to practitioners, policy makers and the general public. Please check back for further updates.
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We thank the Joyce Foundation and Woods Fund of Chicago for their generous support of this project.