“People Are Simply Unable to Pay the Rent” What History Tells us About Rent Control in Los Angeles

This paper, published October 2018, presents several options that could help ameliorate the economic vulnerability and anxiety of the city’s growing number of rent-burdened residents.

The study is the first major publication of the UCLA Luskin Center for History and Policy. It was written by Alissa Belinkoff Katz, with historical contributions by Peter Chesney, Lindsay Alissa King, and Marques Vestal. Introduction by Zev Yaroslavsky.

To read the paper, click [HERE].