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California’s Future

By Ellen Hanak, Laura Hill, Hans Johnson, Caroline Danielson ...

This multi-topic publication highlights the state's most pressing long-term policy challenges in several key areas: criminal justice, economy, education, ...

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Public Pensions in California

By Radhika Mehlotra, Patrick Murphy

Investment returns supply the majority of CalPERS retiree benefits · Shifting state demographics mean higher pension costs and fewer active members. · Policy ...

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What’s Next for California’s Public Pensions?

By Patrick Murphy, Radhika Mehlotra

Mar 13, 2019 ... A recent California Supreme Court ruling upheld a major pension ... Treating certain pension benefits as a protected contract is part of a ...

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Proposition 13: 40 Years Later

By Mark Baldassare, Dean Bonner, Alyssa Dykman, Lunna Lopes

This year marks the 40th anniversary of Proposition 13—the landmark citizens' initiative that limits the property tax rate to 1% of assessed value at the time ...

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Video: Gavin Newsom’s Priorities

By Linda Strean

Nov 15, 2017 ... ... forcing us to think in terms of portable benefits and retirement security, he said. Further, workers in retail, food and beverage, ...


Will California Run Out of College Graduates?

By Hans Johnson, Sarah Bohn, Marisol Cuellar Mejia

To a great extent, this slow growth stems from the retirement of the numerous ... Of course, improving educational attainment has other societal benefits as ...

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Public Pension Liabilities in California

By Kevin Cook

California's largest public pension programs have significant unfunded liabilities. ... Recent changes to public employee retirement benefits have begun to ...