Recurrent Governance Failures

Bedrosian Research Award Seminar featuring Richard Callahan, Associate Professor USF

Conventional wisdom typically describes the recurring challenges in gang violence and homelessness in Los Angeles County as criminal justice, community engagement, or mental health challenges. Drawing on the past decade of research in the academic communities on governance, as well as research specific to these challenges in Los Angeles County, this presentation will explore the governance challenges shared across these very different set of problems.