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Submissions from 2013

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THERE’S NOTHING FAIR ABOUT THE ILLINOIS MAP: An Examination of the Reapportionment Process in Illinois, Craig Curtis, Brad McMillian, and Don Racheter

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President Obama's Victories in Illinois: 2012 Compared to 2008, John S. Jackson

Submissions from 2012

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The 1977 Illinois Senate Presidency Fight, Ken Buzbee

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Lessons Learned: What the successes and failures of recent reform efforts tell us about the prospects for political reform in Illinois, Cynthia Canary and Kent Redfield

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Redistricting in Illinois: A Comparative View On State Redistricting, Joe Cervantes and Logan Fentress

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The Illinois Presdential Primary: How Romney Won and What It Meant, John S. Jackson

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The Movement of Opinion Toward Spending Cuts, Revenue Increases, and Political Reform in Illinois: Results and Analysis of The Fourth Annual Simon Poll, Charles Leonard, Ryan P. Burge, and Emily Carroll

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HOW LOCAL SCHOOLS CAN PROMOTE CIVICS EDUCATION, Suzanne Schmitz

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Alexander Lane: From Slavery to Freedom: The Life of Alexander Lane, E ducator, Physician and Illinois State Legislator, 1860-1911, Pamela Smoot

Submissions from 2011

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Alternatives to Illinois’ Budget Deficit: An Analysis of Proposed Solutions by Gubernatorial Candidates, Elected Officials, and Public Policy Organizations, Christopher Baughman and Adrian M. Velazquez

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Friends and Neighbors in Government: Partisanship in County Government in Illinois 1975-2010, John Jackson Dr.

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The Climate of Opinion in Southern Illinois Continuity and Change, John Jackson and Charles Leonard

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The 2010 Elections: Illinois Still Blue Despite the Red Wave that Swept the Nation, John S. Jackson

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Results and Analysis of The Third Annual Simon Poll: A Statewide Survey of Illinois Voters, Fall 2010, Charles W. Leonard

Submissions from 2010

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Higher Education Funding in Illinois: 1997-2010, John S. Jackson and Carol Bedar

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Ethical Reforms, the Budget Crisis, and Perceptions of Quality of Life in Illinois: Results and Analysis of The Paul Simon Public Policy Institute 2009 Statewide Poll, Charles W. Leonard

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Results and Analysis of The Inaugural Southern Illinois Poll, Charles W. Leonard

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Institutional Reform and State Government Corruption: An Analysis of Institutional Reforms Proposed by the Illinois Reform Commission, Travis Taylor and John A. Hamman

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The Man and the Land The Politics of Paul Simon and Southern Illinois, 1950-1973, Eugene P. Trani

Submissions from 2009

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The Anatomy of President Barack Obama's General Election Victory in Illinois, John S. Jackson

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Confronting the State Budget and Establishing Quality-of-Life Benchmarks in Illinois: Results and Analysis of the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute 2008 Statewide Poll, Charles W. Leonard

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On Public Capital Investment and Economic Growth in Illinois, Subhash C. Sharma and Basharat Pitafi

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Selecting Judges: Merit Selection and Other Matters, Stephen L. Wasby

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Reforming Health Care: The Paradoxes of Cost, Edward A. Zelinsky

Submissions from 2008

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Presidential Nominations and Regional Primaries: An Analysis of Proposals for Reform, John S. Jackson

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The 2008 Presidential Nominations Process, a Marathon and a Sprint: An Analysis of What Happened and Why, John S. Jackson

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Ball Fair? A Quantitative Examination of Which Universities Succeed In the Men’s NCAA Tournament, Wilfred T. Reilly

Submissions from 2007

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Publishing National Security Secrets: the Case for “Benign Indeterminancy", William H. Freivogel

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Tom Eagleton and the “Curse to Our Constitution”, William H. Freivogel

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Party Competition in Illinois: Republican Prospects in a Blue State, John S. Jackson and Paul Gottemoller

Submissions from 2006

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The Making of a Senator: Barack Obama, John S. Jackson

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Still the Wild West? A 10-Year Look at Campaign Finance Reform in Illinois, Ed Wojcicki

Submissions from 2005

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Redistricting in Illinois, John S. Jackson and Lourenke Prozesky

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Water Resources Policy Issues in Illinois, Christopher L. Lant

Submissions from 2004

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Illinois Politics in the 21st Century: Bellwether, Leading Edge, or Lagging Indicator?, John S. Jackson