Down to the Wire on Unemployment Benefits Sarah Bohn, Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Julien Lafortune July 24 2020 As Congress considers action on the soon-to-expire supplemental unemployment benefit, California is expected to face high unemployment and other economic challenges in the coming months.
Are California’s Jobs Rebounding? Sarah Bohn, Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Julien Lafortune June 25 2020 Job losses across the state’s economy have leveled off, but California still has among the highest unemployment rates in the nation.
The Economic Toll of COVID-19 on Self-Employed Workers Sarah Bohn, Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Julien Lafortune June 15 2020 Independent contractors, freelancers, and gig workers account for more than one-quarter of Californians providing personal care, household upkeep, or other services—areas especially hard hit during the pandemic.
California Schools Mull Timing, Logistics of Re-opening Joseph Hayes, Niu Gao June 9 2020 The experiences of several countries in Asia and Europe could help inform when and how California schools start to re-open.