University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign: News

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign: News

  • 8/28/2014Phil Ciciora, Business & Law Editor writer Phil Ciciora, Business & Law Editor by Phil Ciciora, Business & Law Editor published by Phil Ciciora, Business & Law Editor
    States with right-to-work laws “free ride” on the higher tax revenues generated by workers in collective bargaining states, says a new study from a University of Illinois labor expert.
  • image of professor elizabeth chorvat
    8/28/2014
    The complicated equations that underlie tax inversions
  • The federal stimulus hurt rather than helped college access and affordability by prompting reductions in student financial aid programs, suggest analyses by Jennifer A. Delaney, a professor in the department of education policy, organization and leadership in the College of Education.
    8/26/2014Sharita Forrest, Education Editor writer Sharita Forrest, Education Editor by Sharita Forrest, Education Editor published by Sharita Forrest, Education Editor
    While state lawmakers honored provisions of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 by not slashing their appropriations for higher education during the recent economic crisis, a new analysis by higher education expert Jennifer A. Delaney indicates that the stimulus program may have failed to promote college access and affordability.
  • Scientists have historically underestimated the potential productivity of the earths land plants, researchers report in a new study.
    8/26/2014Diana Yates, Life Sciences Editor writer Diana Yates, Life Sciences Editor by Diana Yates, Life Sciences Editor published by Diana Yates, Life Sciences Editor
    A new analysis suggests the planet can produce much more land-plant biomass – the total material in leaves, stems, roots, fruits, grains and other terrestrial plant parts – than previously thought.
  • image of professor peter fritzsche
    8/26/2014
    75 years later, why did Germans follow the Nazis into Holocaust?
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