California Policy Analysis

First Look:

California's New State Budget

Read our initial analysis of the 2018-19 budget enacted by the Governor and the Legislature.

California Women's Well-Being Index

California Women's Well-Being Index

Issue Briefs Take a Closer Look

A new set of analyses examines how our state can advance gender and racial equity through increased employment, earnings, and economic security.

Making Ends Meet 2017

Making Ends Meet: How Much Does It Cost to Support a Family in California?

This interactive tool lets you see basic family budgets for every county in our state.