Experts and regular people alike are predicting 2015 will be a better year for the Los Angeles economy than 2014, according to this year’s Forecast LA report. The forecast is a partnership between the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Center for the Study of Los Angeles at Loyola Marymount University and Beacon Economics, LLC. Researchers at […]
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Ethnic minorities continue to make political gains in Los Angeles County, but still lag behind the population, according to a new report from the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Center for the Study of Los Angeles at Loyola Marymount University. The report, titled The Politics of Inclusion, shows that while the picture of political diversity has […]
The Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Center for the Study of Los Angeles at Loyola Marymount University accurately predicted the outcomes of three contested races on Election Day. Data from the Center’s exit poll, administered by LMU students at polling places throughout Los Angeles County, predicted victory for Ted Lieu in the 33rd Congressional District race […]
The program will allow a group of students from LMU and ITAM to visit each other’s country in order to learn more about how businesses and public policy increasingly operate across global barriers like international borders.
The report combines a traditional economic outlook with a survey and Angelenos and their local elected leaders. Though there was a disparity over how quickly the economy is predicted to improve, all groups generally agreed that things are looking up.