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UPP's Joshua Drucker Explain Economic Impact Of Music Festival

Joshua Drucker, UIC associate professor of urban planning and policy, was recently quoted in an article in Business Williamson regarding an economic impact analysis of the Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival held in Franklin, Tennessee. http://bit.ly/2RDpwgX

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Dean Pagano Quoted In Route Fifty On NLC's Latest Report

Route Fifty, a state and local government news site from Atlantic Media, includes comments from Michael Pagano, dean of the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, in a column on the National…

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P.S. Sriraj Quoted In Tribune On Autonomous Vehicles

P.S. Sriraj, director of the Urban Transportation Center and research associate professor at UIC, is quoted in a Chicago Tribune story on the use of autonomous vehicle technology in the trucking industry. The…

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Chicago Reporter Highlights Voorhees Center Findings

An editorial from the Chicago Reporter highlights findings from a report by UIC’s Nathalie P. Voorhees Center for Neighborhood and Community Improvement that examines the current housing situation near the Obama Presidential Center…

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P.S. Sriraj Interviewed By Crain's On Ride-Hail Tax

P.S. Sriraj, director of the Urban Transportation Center and research associate professor at UIC, is interviewed in a Crain’s Chicago Business story on Uber’s counter-proposal to Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s proposed ride-hail tax that…

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Dean Pagano Comments On Impact Of CTU Strike

Comments from Michael Pagano, dean of the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, are included in a Bloomberg news article about the end of the Chicago Teachers Union strike. Pagano says there…

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Dean Pagano Weighs In On Lightfoot's Budget Address

In a Chicago Sun-Times article about Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s budget address, Michael Pagano, dean of the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs and director of the Government Finance Research Center at UIC,…