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New Research Weighs Impact of Gas Tax Repeal

If Proposition 6 passes, California would lose $100 billion in transportation revenue by 2040, says report co-authored by Martin Wachs.

Kaplan to Advise CDC on Prevention of Violence and Injuries

The Social Welfare professor is named to the Board of Scientific Counselors, a panel of experts that will guide the federal government's efforts to improve public health.

Book Nets National Awards for Public Policy Faculty Member

Chris Zepeda-Millán's book on Latino mass mobilization is widely honored by political science and sociology associations.

A Celebration of the Grassroots Leaders of Watts

A beachside celebration honors community advocates partnering with the Watts Leadership Institute.

Journalist Jorge Ramos Receives UCLA Medal

The longtime Univision news anchor enlightens an appreciative crowd as he delivers Luskin Lecture

Students Inspired by an Icon of Journalism and Advocacy

Jorge Ramos' personal warmth and rousing words energize his young admirers

Public Policy Celebrates 20th Anniversary, Alumna of the Year Honored

Jaime Nack ’02 recognized for entrepreneurship, leadership and impact at UCLA and beyond

Gore, DeShazo Share Insights on California's Climate Leadership

Luskin Center for Innovation director joins environment champion and Nobel laureate at global Climate Reality Leadership Corps training
  1. Senior Fellows Lecture

    Oct 24 @ 12:15 pm-1:30 pm
    Economist Berk Özler from the World Bank will speak at UCLA Luskin as part of the Senior Fellows Speaker Series.  
  2. Senior Fellows Breakfast

    Oct 25 @ 8:00 am-10:00 am
    The Senior Fellows Leadership Program at UCLA Luskin kicks off the 2018-19 academic year with its annual breakfast gathering, which is an invitation-only event.
  3. Three Revolutions: Steering Automated, Shared, and Electric Vehicles to a Better Future

    Nov 8 @ 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
    Join LCI in welcoming Daniel Sperling to discuss Three Revolutions: Steering Automated, Shared, and Electric Vehicles to a Better Future. This event will include a reception, presentation, panel discussion, audience Q&A, and book signing.
  4. Luskin Diversity Recruitment Fair

    Dec 1 @ 9:30 am-4:00 pm
    Sessions include workshops, panels, and discussions for those interested in pursuing graduate degrees in Public Policy, Social Welfare or Urban Planning.

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