The Milken Institute California Center is dedicated to identifying solutions to strengthen California's role as a global incubator for innovation in policy, technology, and business. Although one of the world's largest economies, California faces persistent challenges in affordable housing, infrastructure investment, and the future of work. We conduct research and develop programs that tackle these challenges with sustainable solutions, providing changemakers with the tools to fuel innovation and growth.
California by the Numbers
California is the fifth largest economy in the world
Of the Fortune 500 companies in 2018, 49 are headquartered in the Golden State
California's population is expected to exceed 40 million in 2019
This report offers a roadmap to recovery by recommending state policy actions that will lead to a more resilient workforce of the future.READ THE REPORT
This report offers policy recommendations to address the economic and health care inequities that Hispanic essential workers experience in California.READ THE REPORT