Adriana Hernandez Castaneda Co-Authors White Paper with the UC Berkeley Labor Center
Adriana Hernandez Castaneda co-authored a white paper with the UC Berkeley Labor Center as part of the Low-wage Work Program, collaborating with Savannah Hunter, Sara Hinkley, and Enrique Lopezlira. The paper, titled "Civil Service Vacancies in California: 2022–2023," examines the surge in job vacancies within California's local government. It highlights the widespread impact of these job vacancies, the various factors contributing to challenges in filling vacancies, and the consequences of high job vacancy rates. The report concludes by presenting potential policy solutions from subject matter experts and provides analyses of vacancy challenges in local government. The paper can be read in full here.