California Policy Lab Press Releases

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New Research: Prop 25 Would Lead to More People Being Released Before Their Arraignments (October 20, 2020)

California Policy Lab Awarded $2M National Science Foundation Grant (October 1, 2020)

New Analysis: California Unemployment Claims Surged in August, Driven in part by Questionable Increase in PUA Claims (September 15, 2020)

New Analysis: Nearly 200,000 Unemployed Californians Will Miss Out on Extra $300 Benefit from President’s “Lost Wages Assistance” Program (September 1, 2020)

New Analysis: More than Half of Recent Unemployment Claims are from Californians who are Re-Opening their Claims (August 6, 2020)

New Analysis: Workers Who Were Most Impacted By COVID-19 Shutdowns Will Also Be Most Impacted if $600 FPUC is Not Extended (July 28, 2020)

Report Finds 1% of Sonoma County Residents Account for Over 25% of Jail, Shelter, and Behavioral Health Utilization (July 7, 2020)

New Analysis: Over One in Six California Workers Currently Receiving Unemployment (July 2, 2020)

New Analysis: California UI Claimants Began Returning to Work, and More UI Claims Are Being Reduced or Denied as a Result (June 11, 2020)

New Analysis Finds Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation Program is Needed Financial Boost for California Workers (May 21, 2020)

New Analysis Finds COVID-19 is Impacting Californians with Lower Education Levels the Hardest (May 7, 2020)

New Analysis of Unemployment Insurance Claims in California Provides Detailed Snapshot of How COVID-19 is Impacting California Workers, Industries, and Counties (April 29, 2020)

New Research Shows Daily Effect of COVID-19 on Hourly Workers at Small and Medium-sized Businesses (April 9, 2020)

New Study Finds a Substantial Number of Californians Are Working Before Becoming Homeless (February 27, 2020)

Report: Raising Awareness of Tax Credits Isn’t Enough to Increase the Number of Low-Income Californians Who Claim Them (January 21, 2020)

Report: LA Could Better Target Homeless Prevention Services with Predictive Analytics (December 16, 2019)

Report: Low-income Californians received nearly $7 billion in tax credits in 2018 (October 21, 2019)

Study confirms serious health problems, high trauma rates among unsheltered people in U.S. (October 6, 2019)

California Policy Lab and UC Berkeley Labor Center Awarded $680,000 to Shed Light on the Gig Economy (February 20, 2019)

California Policy Lab Awarded $1.2M UC Multicampus Research Grant (December 13, 2018)

Low-Cost Letter Redesign Could Help More Californians Go to College (November 8, 2018)

California Policy Lab awarded $100K for antipoverty research with California Franchise TaxBoard (September 6, 2018)

Letters of Recommendation Give New Information about UC Berkeley Applicants Without Hurting Diversity (July 11, 2017)

California Policy Lab Hosts Conference to Improve Lives for the High-Needs, High-Cost Population (November 7, 2017)

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