State Fiscal Health Index: October 2018 December 5, 2018

An update of our index which tracks the strength of economic conditions relevant to the state’s fiscal health. 


Building Permits Update: October 2018 December 5, 2018

A brief look at housing permit data for October 2018. 


Unemployment Claims Update: October 2018 November 28, 2018

A brief look at unemployment claims data for October 2018. 


October 2018 Jobs Report November 20, 2018

We discuss California's October 2018 jobs report.


October 2018 State Tax Collections November 13, 2018

We discuss preliminary October 2018 state tax collections.


Unemployment Claims Update: September 2018 October 29, 2018

A brief look at unemployment claims data for September 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. 


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.