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

By Hans Johnson, Eric McGhee

May 6, 2021 ... The state's high cost of living, driven primarily by comparatively high housing costs, remains an ongoing public policy challenge—one that needs ...


Is College Worth It?

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

in 4 days ... Rising college costs and a reluctance to take on debt lead many students ... Housing—not tuition—is the key driver of rising costs at public ...

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Income Inequality in California

By Tess Thorman, Daniel Payares-Montoya, Joseph Herrera

in 4 days ... California's income distribution reflects high rates of poverty. Income is frequently not enough to meet basic needs (on average a family of ...

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Arrests in California

By Magnus Lofstrom, Joseph Hayes, Brandon Martin, Andrew Skelton

Feb 9, 2023 ... California's overall arrest rate was historically low in 2021. · Arrest rates for misdemeanors dropped significantly during the pandemic. · More ...

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Law Enforcement Staffing in California

By Brandon Martin, Magnus Lofstrom, Andrew Skelton

Feb 9, 2023 ... Research also estimates that the crime-reducing benefits of hiring an additional police officer exceed the annual cost. While the research finds ...

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PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government

By Mark Baldassare, Dean Bonner, Rachel Lawler, Deja Thomas

Feb 9, 2023 ... Fewer Californians mention the environment (6%) or housing costs and availability (6%). About one in five Democrats, Republicans, and ...