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Ventura County Forecast | Topics Include Possible Recession and Housing Solutions

Ventura County Forecast | Topics Include Possible Recession and Housing Solutions

CERF will share its once-a-year Ventura County forecast during a seminar from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26, at the Serra Center. Executive Director Matthew Fienup will present the county’s forecast. Just-released gross domestic product data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis shows that Ventura County’s economy contracted by almost 3 percent last year. The […]

First-of-its-kind water market launches $1.9M grant to expand pilot aiding users, conservation

First-of-its-kind water market launches $1.9M grant to expand pilot aiding users, conservation

  California’s first formal, centralized market for individual landowners to buy and sell groundwater has been launched on the Oxnard Plain, and the United States Department of Agriculture has awarded a $1.9 million grant to expand the pilot project later this year. California Lutheran University faculty members Matthew Fienup, executive director of the university’s Center […]

Economist takes helm of forecast center: Matthew Fienup is director of Cal Lutheran CERF

Economist takes helm of forecast center: Matthew Fienup is director of Cal Lutheran CERF

Fienup has served as an economist with the center since 2014. The Ventura resident is an expert on the economics of land use, particularly issues surrounding urban growth restriction and groundwater management in Ventura County and California. His research looks at unintended consequences of environmental policies and he looks for market-based solutions to major public […]

CLU/CERF: Community Conversation on the Effects of SOAR

CLU/CERF: Community Conversation on the Effects of SOAR

The Center for Economic Research and Forecasting (CERF) associated with California Lutheran University (CLU) School of Management hosted a “Community Conversation” about the Effects of the SOAR (Saving Open Space and Agricultural Resources) legislation. The event was held on September 9, 2016 in Oxnard with about 40 in attendance plus three panelists and a moderator. […]

2016 Community Conversation Series The Effects of SOAR

2016 Community Conversation Series The Effects of SOAR