Company: PMI GroupCA Net Job Gain/Loss: -155Reason: LayoffCity/Region Losing Jobs: Walnut Creek, CA
Company: XomaCA Net Job Gain/Loss: -84Reason: LayoffCity/Region Losing Jobs: Berkeley, CA
The Truth About Green Jobs and California, A Review of the Costs, Risks and Trade-offs of Green Job Policies
Many within the media, academia and the economic development communities have expressed enormous enthusiasm about the prospects for green jobs as a result of strong environmental legislation. Indeed, many claim that increased environmental regulation is a key to a newfound prosperity. In this paper, we try to sort these claims out and separate the truth from the hype.