Abt Associates: Bold thinkers driving real-world impact
Abt Principal Associate and Senior Fellow Jacob Klerman was named Interim Editor of Evaluation Review. The journal serves as an interdisciplinary forum for researchers, planners, and policymakers who develop, implement, and utilize studies designed to improve the human condition.
Evaluation Review covers a wide variety of topics such as education, public health, criminal justice, child development, mental health, social work, public administration and environmental studies. Additionally, it presents the latest applied research issues, as well as quantitative and qualitative methodological developments. Klerman, a widely respected economist, brings more than 25 years of experience in social policy research to the position. He will serve as Interim Editor alongside Robert Boruch of the University of Pennsylvania.
Abt Associates is a mission-driven, global leader in research, evaluation 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.