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Setting the Stage for Universal Preschool

By Laura Hill, Emmanuel Prunty

May 11, 2022 ... The state should also consider accountability measures to ... from their local property taxes are sufficiently high to fund their schools.

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Policy Brief: Drought and California’s Agriculture

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Josué Medellín-Azuara, Ellen Hanak, John Abatzoglou

Apr 26, 2022 ... Climatic and regulatory constraints have limited surface water in recent ... both measurement and allocations are prerequisites for markets.


Equitable State Funding for School Facilities

By Julien Lafortune, Niu Gao

Most funding for California's K–12 facilities comes from local tax revenues, ... District assessed value—a measure of local property wealth—is based on the ...


Targeted K–12 Funding and Student Outcomes

By Julien Lafortune

The state's role in school funding subsequently grew: Proposition 13 (1978) imposed limits on property taxes, and state-funded “categorical” programs ...


Groundwater and Urban Growth in the San Joaquin Valley

By Andrew Ayres, Ellen Hanak, Henry McCann, David Mitchell ...

As the valley confronts limits on groundwater pumping, urban utilities, ... drought conservation measures in 2014 and 2015 reduced it significantly, ...


Improving California’s Water Market

By Andrew Ayres, Ellen Hanak, Brian Gray, Gokce Sencan ...

(6) It is also important to design programs that both limit impacts to third ... For groundwater banking, measurement and monitoring are important to ...