We look at data on California's agricultural exports to China to gauge the potential significance of recent Chinese tariffs on U.S. agriculture.
We discuss our new economic outlook, released as part of our response to the Governor's 2017 May Revision.
We answer some questions we receive about California's budget and the stock market downturn of recent days.
Turmoil in global currency markets may produce positive and negative effects for California's economy.
This note discusses recent international trade statistics for California and the likely negative effect of the strong U.S. dollar and seaport congestion on California exports.
This blog post responds to questions we receive regularly concerning the likely effect of the drought on the state's economy and tax revenues.
Over the past few months, some of our major international trading partners have seen their economic growth slow. We examine how the California economy may be affected.
International trade is important to California's economy. The state's key international trading partnerships are diverse, including countries in North America, Asia, and Europe.
Farms and ranches occupy a large portion of California's land area. The Central Valley is one of the world's leading agricultural regions.