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Looking Forward

By Mark Baldassare

Jan 5, 2021 ... At the start of 2021, the COVID-19 pandemic and related economic downturn continue to pose daunting challenges. PPIC's research examines how ...

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Primary Takeaways

By Mark Baldassare

Jul 18, 2016 ... Presidential primaries. Secretary Hillary Clinton (2.75 million) and US Senator Bernie Sanders (2.38 million) were the top-two vote-getters in ...

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Testimony: Measuring Poverty

By Sarah Bohn

Jul 14, 2015 ... I will provide background on the shortcomings of official poverty statistics and offer an updated view of poverty measurement—and poverty in ...

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California’s Population Slowdown

By Eric McGhee, Hans Johnson

Mar 10, 2020 ... Population growth in California has slowed markedly since the early 2010s, and the state is now a net loser in overall migration for the ...

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California’s Fish Emergency

By Lori Pottinger

Oct 10, 2016 ... Delta smelt are on the verge of extinction. We currently know of 122 species of native fish in California, and 90 of them are in trouble in one ...

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California’s Politically Invisible

By Eric McGhee

Jul 27, 2021 ... In September, Californians will be asked to vote on the recall of Governor Gavin Newsom. The recall election highlights the importance of ...

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Why We Need Working Floodplains

By Lori Pottinger

Feb 22, 2018 ... We talked with Josh Viers, a watershed scientist at UC Merced and a member of the PPIC Water Policy Center research network, about restoring ...

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In Memoriam: Arjay Miller

By Mark Baldassare

Nov 9, 2017 ... He was president of Ford from 1963 to 1968 and vice chair until 1969, when he was appointed dean of the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

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California Is Different

By Mark Baldassare

Nov 16, 2016 ... Presidential preference. Democrat Hillary Clinton is currently defeating Republican Donald Trump by a 29-point margin in California. Clinton's ...

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DACA and California’s Future

By Hans Johnson

Sep 7, 2017 ... President Trump's administration has announced the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which allowed some ...