A groundbreaking study from CWED finds that a $15 federal minimum wage will not create significant job loss, even in low-wage states. The study uses data from about 750 groups of counties since 2004.
Most working Californians don’t have retirement assets, a new Labor Center study finds. The study release coincides with the launch of CalSavers, a new retirement savings program offered by the state of California.
The People Lab, directed by affiliate faculty member Elizabeth Linos, has launched. Its mission is to support government partners with strategies to better recruit, retain, and motivate public servants. Check it out!
Writing in the San Francisco Chronicle, CSCCE’s Marcy Whitebook and Lea Austin describe why Gov. Newsom’s plan to boost spending on early childhood education won’t work: Teachers aren’t paid enough to survive.