William Yu Helps L.A. City

UCLA Anderson Forecast's William Yu Helps City of L.A. Track Employment
The UCLA Anderson Forecast has partnered with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti’s office to help launch a new online open data portal called DataLA, which serves as an economic health dashboard for the city and is aimed at creating transparency and accountability in city government. The web portal contains up-to-date data on everything from jobs and the economy, to public safety, quality of life and government efficiency. As part of the DataLA project, which launched May 31, 2014, Economist William Yu worked closely with Garcetti's team to develop the “UCLA Anderson Forecast Los Angeles City Monthly Employment Estimate,” which shows household employment and payroll employment data.

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