Entries by Colleen Callahan

UCLA Luskin Research Informs State’s Water Affordability Actions

Effort for California Legislature represents the first statewide picture of California’s water affordability challenges By Stan Paul Researchers at the UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation helped develop and inform recommendations for a report released this week by the California State Water Resources Board aimed at establishing a statewide low-income rate assistance program for water. The report was requested […]

Economists Find EPA Proposal to Undermine Protections from Power-plant Mercury Emissions is based on Incomplete Data and Faulty Analysis

EPA’s calculations omit tens of billions of dollars in public-health benefits and are based on outdated power-system information from 2011, finds committee supported by the UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation LOS ANGELES – Environmental economists from Harvard, Yale, and other leading research institutions say an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposal that could eventually allow more mercury […]