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Participants’ Income Grows Through HUD Family Self-Sufficiency Program

Participants in two HUD-funded Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) programs gained more than $10,000 in increased income over a five-year period as a result of participation in the program, at a net cost to the government of only $276 per participant. Read more of the findings in a new cost-benefit study.

New Evidence Reveals Mixed Trends on Homelessness in America

Two related annual reports on homelessness by Abt Associates find declines in sheltered homeless population but increases in unsheltered homeless, especially in major cities.

Better Technology Improves Governance in Tanzania

Experts at Abt Associates are working to strengthen governance around the world by leading projects that resolve boundary disputes, fight corruption, and improve the efficiency and capabilities of government workers, among other examples.

Announcing the Center for Evidence-based Solutions to Homelessness 

Practitioners and policymakers seeking insights on what works to prevent homelessness have a new resource for reliable information: A center dedicated to preventing and ending homelessness by connecting research to practice.


Abt Perspectives Blog

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What We Know About Getting School Partnerships Right

Schools and districts have long partnered with external organizations to deliver an extraordinary range of enriching programming to their students during and after the traditional school day. A growing body of evidence suggests that these programs .....

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Upcoming Events

  • World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty
    Mar 19 - Mar 23, 2018

    Abt Associates staff will share insights at the upcoming 19th Annual World bank Conference on Land and Poverty, one of the largest international events on land governance.
    Learn more about this event.
  • National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit
    Apr 2 - Apr 5, 2018

    Abt Associates health experts will present findings at the 2018 National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit, the largest annual conference addressing the opioid crisis.
    Learn more about this event.

Questions We're Addressing

Can Changes to Social Security Disability Insurance Rules Encourage More People to Work?

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Is Collaboration an Underappreciated Part of Ending Chronic Homelessness?

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Is a Federal Program Helping Low-Income Adults Get Good Healthcare Jobs?

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Can We Build a Better Criminal Justice System Using a Data Set?

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