Immigration Change in Make-Up of CA Immigrants A new study predicts that Los Angeles, a favored destination for many immigrants, will become majority California-born by the time the 2010 census is completed. Economy California Budget: Issues Remain
California’s budget accord contains program cuts, but fails to address revenue volatility or prepare for looming future needs, according to research by the Public Policy Institute of California.
Energy Powering California: The Monterey Shale & California's Economic Future The Monterey Shale Deposit in California contains a large amount of oil. It requires hydraulic fracturing and extended reach drilling to develop it. This study by USC and TCI looks at the potential economic impact of development on California..
Risk Cutting the Cost of Risk
Some states are dropping expensive reinsurance coverage, which is designed to pay out when disaster pushes claims over-the-top. AnalysisOnline looks at this topic and gives a year-so-far review on risk.