Abt Associates: Bold thinkers driving real-world impact
A two-year summer food benefit demonstration program, initiated by USDA’s Food and Nutrition Service in 2011, showed a 20% decrease in very low food insecurity rates among children in participating low-income households in its first year, according to a recently released study conducted by Abt Associates.
Abt Associates is a mission-driven, global leader in research, evaluation and implementing programs 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.