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The Center for Governmental Studies at Northern Illinois University provides expertise that helps decision-makers implement efficient, sustainable, and cost-effective approaches to economic, social, and information management issues.
CGS PRACTICE AREAS
- Association Management
- Community, Workforce, and Economic Development
- Health and Technology Engagement
- Public Management and Training
- Survey Research
CGS Recent Work
Inaugural lllinois Municipal Policy Journal - Includes two articles by CGS research associates: one by Cory Poris Plasch and Norman Walzer on shared services. The other by Shannon Sohl, Andy Blanke and Norman Walzer on determinants of unrestricted net reserves in Illinois municipalities.
"Think Globally/Eat Locally" - Video
Community Supported Enterprises - Report
Community Supported Enterprises - Executive Summary
Upcoming CGS Events
Registration for the 2016-2017 Civic Leadership Academy is open. Plan to attend one or more of the workshops offered. For more information, visit the CLA Page.
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