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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 ... photo - Two workers in discussion while using a tablet ... inflation remains high, regional banking is under pressure, tech layoffs are ...

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Who’s Leaving California—and Who’s Moving In?

By Hans Johnson, Eric McGhee

May 6, 2021 ... figure - Remote work enabled high-income workers to leave California. However, while the migration of higher-income and more highly educated ...


Is College Worth It?

By Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Cesar Alesi Perez, Vicki Hsieh, Hans Johnson

Today's labor market increasingly rewards highly educated workers: In 1990, a worker with a bachelor's degree earned 39 percent more than one whose highest ...

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Income Inequality in California

By Tess Thorman, Daniel Payares-Montoya, Joseph Herrera

California's income distribution reflects high rates of poverty. ... Rising income inequality is driven by a job market that favors highly educated workers.

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New Horizons for Senior Fellow Alvar Escriva-Bou

By Sarah Bardeen

Feb 24, 2023 ... One of the most important things I've learned here is that there is a real ... Often there are no incentives for academics to work at the ...