COVID-19 Resources

The coronavirus pandemic drives us to accelerate our research and hone in on the relationship between higher education and workforce as more Californians lose their jobs at a rapid pace while many employers can’t find enough qualified workers. On this page, you'll find California Competes's policy research and analysis as well as additional resources related to COVID-19, higher education, and workforce.

Policy Research & Analysis

California Competes Talks Higher Education and Workforce on “Nation State of Play” Podcast

California Competes
October 13, 2020

Postsecondary to Prosperity: A Conversation About Transforming an Inequitable System to Fuel Opportunity

California Competes
July 29, 2020

California State Budget Analysis

Gail Yen
July 01, 2020

Op-Ed Highlights Credit for Prior Learning to Build Equity in Higher Education

Su Jin Gatlin Jez
June 04, 2020

May 2020-21 Budget Revision Analysis

Gail Yen
May 15, 2020

California Competes Policy Priorities

California Competes
April 30, 2020

An Untapped Opportunity: Californians without a College Degree

California Competes
April 30, 2020

Policy Research to Support California During Crisis and in Recovery

Su Jin Gatlin Jez
April 03, 2020