Abt Associates: Bold thinkers driving real-world impact
Abt is assisting HUD in the further implementation of the LIHTC database, which will ultimately include household as well as property-level data. Abt researchers also have studied how the Qualified Allocation Plans that state agencies use to allocate tax credits affect the locations where affordable rental housing is located. Abt Associates staff who have conducted research on the LIHTC program include Jill Khadduri, Carissa Climaco, and Kimberly Burnett.
Abt Associates is a mission-driven, global leader in research and program implementation in the fields of health, social and environmental policy, and international development. Known for its rigorous approach to solving complex challenges, Abt Associates is regularly ranked as one of the top 20 global research firms and one of the top 40 international development innovators. The company has multiple offices in the U.S. and program offices in more than 40 countries.