Contact: Tom H. Woods, Director of Publications

School of Business and Economics

PHONE: (323) 343-5263

FAX: (323) 343-6432

New Study Explodes "Myths" About South Central Los

Los Angeles, California -- January 25, 1996 -- A new study
of rebuilding efforts in South Central Los Angeles, in the aftermath
of the civil unrest following the Rodney King police brutality
trial, claims that a number of popular notions about the region
are nothing but "myths."

Professors Tom Larson and Miles Finney of Economics
in the School of Business and Economics at California State
University, Los Angeles
, and RLA CEOLinda Griego next week will unveil the study, "Rebuilding South Central Los Angeles: Myths, Realities and Opportunities."

The news conference is scheduled for:
Date: Tuesday, January 30, 1996.

Time: 11 a.m.

Location: Cisco Brothers Designs (furniture manufacturer), 933 60th Street, Los Angeles.

Contact: (323) 343-5263.

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