Weekly Unemployment Claims Update: April 5-April 11 April 16, 2020

Observations on weekly unemployment claims data for California. 


U.S. Retail Sales: March 2020 April 15, 2020

March 2020 retail sales data shows significant impact from COVID-19. 


Income Tax Withholding Tracker: 4/6 to 4/10 April 10, 2020

We examine whether economic effects of COVID-19 can be observed in weekly withholding data.


Weekly Unemployment Claims Update: March 29-April 4 April 9, 2020

Observations on weekly unemployment claims data for California. 


Income Tax Withholding Tracker: 3/30 to 4/3 April 3, 2020

We examine whether economic effects of COVID-19 can be observed in weekly withholding data.


Weekly Unemployment Claims Update: March 22-28 April 2, 2020

Observations on weekly unemployment claims data for California. 


Income Tax Withholding Tracker: 3/23 to 3/27 March 27, 2020

We examine whether economic effects of COVID-19 can be observed in weekly withholding data.


Weekly Unemployment Claims Update: March 15-21 March 26, 2020

Observations on weekly unemployment claims data for California. 


Income Tax Withholding Tracker: 3/16 to 3/20 March 20, 2020

The first interation of a weekly post examining whether economic effects of COVID-19 can be observed in weekly withholding data. 


February 2020 State Tax Collections March 19, 2020

We discuss monthly collections from the state's three largest taxes. 


Cannabis Tax Revenue Update March 6, 2020

We review cannabis tax revenue data for the second quarter of 2019-20. 


Building Permits Update: January 2020 March 5, 2020

A brief look at California housing permits data for January 2020.


Voluntary Contribution Tax "Check-Offs" March 4, 2020

This post describes recent tax filers' contributions to Voluntary Contribution Funds. 


January 2020 State Tax Collections February 27, 2020

We discuss monthly collections from the state's three largest taxes. 


Home Sales Update: January 2020 February 24, 2020

A brief look at California home sales data for January 2020.