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Michael A. Pagano, Dean

CUPPA's New Government Finance Research Center Established

  Cities, states and local governments rely heavily on sales, property and income taxes to increase revenues and contend with everything from aging streets, sewers and bridges to growing debt, long-term pension obligations…


UIC Ranked Among 10 Best Valued Universities

The University of Illinois at Chicago is ranked No. 7 on the “Best Values” list — just behind Harvard University — in this year’s Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education rankings. UIC also…

David Merriman, Professor

Prof Merriman Interviewed by Route Fifty

Route Fifty, a state and local government news site from Atlantic Media, interviewed David Merriman, James J. Stukel Presidential Professor in the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, about his new Lincoln…

Remembering Marcia Lipetz

Marcia J. Lipetz, 71, a foundational person in the Chicago LGBT community and adjunct professor in the Department of Public Administration, has died.  Marcia started teaching for DPA in the fall of 2011.…

CUPPA Dean Michael Pagano

Pagano Weighs In On Revenue Forecasting Commission

In Gazette Chicago, Michael Pagano, dean of UIC’s College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs offers suggestions for the Cook County Board as they consider creating a revenue forecasting commission.

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Pagano Addresses Mayoral Race on ABC 7

ABC 7 Chicago interviewed Michael Pagano, dean of UIC’s College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, in a segment on Chicago mayoral candidates no longer being able to rely on campaign messages about…