August 2018 State Tax Collections September 12, 2018

We discuss August 2018 state tax collections. 


State Fiscal Health Index: July 2018 September 4, 2018

We developed an index to track the strength of economic conditions relevant to the state’s fiscal health. 


Building Permits Update: July 2018 August 31, 2018

A brief look at housing permit data for July 2018. 


Unemployment Claims Update: July 2018 August 24, 2018

A brief look at unemployment claims data for July 2018.


Home Sales Update: July 2018 August 23, 2018

A brief look at home sales data for July 2018. 


Why Are Home Sales a Useful Economic Indicator? August 23, 2018

This post discussed why those interested in monitoring the state's economy should watch home sales. 


July 2018 State Jobs Report August 22, 2018

We discuss California's July 2018 jobs report.


July 2018 State Tax Collections August 22, 2018

We discuss data on July 2018 state tax collections.


Building Permits Update: June 2018 August 3, 2018

A brief look at housing permit data for June 2018. 


June 2018 State Jobs Report July 27, 2018

California's Employment Development Department and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released California's June 2018 state jobs report on July 20, 2018. 


2017-18 State Tax Collections July 26, 2018

We discuss 2017-18 state tax collections.


Occupational Wage Growth from 2016 to 2017 July 26, 2018

This post discusses wage growth for 21 broad occupation groups from 2016 to 2017. 


Occupational Wage Growth from 2013 to 2017 July 26, 2018

This post discusses wage growth for 22 broad occupation groups from 2013 to 2017. 


Unemployment Claims Update: June 2018 July 24, 2018

A brief look at unemployment claims data for June 2018. 


Why Are Unemployment Claims a Useful Economic Indicator? July 24, 2018

This post discusses why those interested in monitoring the state's economy should watch unemployment insurance claims.