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Water Use in California

By Jeffrey Mount, Ellen Hanak, Caitlin Peterson

Adjusted for inflation, farm GDP was 23% higher in 2018 than in 1980, while farm water use was 15% lower. Farms use both surface water—sometimes imported across ...

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Water Use in California’s Agriculture

By Caitlin Peterson, Alvar Escriva-Bou, Josué Medellín-Azuara, Spencer Cole

Apr 27, 2023 ... ... but the potential for high returns has spurred rapid growth in ... In 2019, agriculture accounted for 14% of regional GDP in the San ...

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A Regional Look at California’s Latest Employment Trends

By Sarah Bohn, Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Jenny Duan, Julien Lafortune

Mar 30, 2023 ... The San Joaquin Valley has had the second strongest employment growth in California throughout the economic recovery. As of February 2023, ...


Achieving Universal Broadband in California

By Joseph Hayes, Niu Gao, Darriya Starr, Amy Gong Liu

Some proposals include cost models that may offer economies of scale to deliver ... The expansion of broadband infrastructure—spurred by SB 156 and other ...

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Income Inequality in California

By Tess Thorman, Daniel Payares-Montoya, Joseph Herrera

In 1980, families at the top earned 7 times more than those at the bottom, and the current gap reflects 63% income growth for the 90th percentile, ...