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Eureka Issue 1502 California's Housing Conundrum

by Bill Whalen, Carson Bruno, Wendell Cox, Loren Kaye, Carol Galantevia Eureka
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

The May-June 2015 issue of Eureka, a Hoover Institution publication focusing on policy, political, and economic issues confronting California, was released in conjunction with this Golden State Poll. This volume centers on California’s housing conundrum, examining home values in a historical context, causes of the affordability crisis, and possible solutions.  Hoover Institution research fellow Carson Bruno also provides an in-depth analysis of the Golden State Poll results in the same issue of Eureka.

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Housing in California: A Profound Public Policy Failure

by Wendell Coxvia Eureka
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

For more than a quarter century after World War II, the "California Dream" was real. California was the Promised Land to millions of middle-income households who moved here from all over the country. They were attracted by unmatched weather.