Abt conducts research and evaluation related to the economic well-being and stability of children and families.
Research areas include cash-assistance programs, workforce development strategies, food security programs, and programs to enhance the development of children, youth, and families.
Our staff are recognized for their innovative work in designing and implementing experimental and quasi-experimental research designs. In addition, we conduct implementation evaluations that emphasize service delivery effectiveness, process improvement, organizational capacity development, and partnership formation.
Read a more detailed overview of our work in Workforce, Income and Food Security.