Alix Gould-Werth
Alix Gould-Werth

Director of Family Economic Security Policy

Washington Center for Equitable Growth

Alix Gould-Werth is the director of family economic security policy at the Washington Center for Equitable Growth. Prior to joining Equitable Growth, she was a human services researcher at Mathematica Policy Research. Gould-Werth holds a Ph.D. from the University of Michigan and a B.A. from Swarthmore College. Her work focuses on poverty and inequality and has been published in Monthly Labor Review, Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, Social Service Review, Sociology of Race and Ethnicity, and Survey Practice.

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How U.S. workers’ just-in-time schedules perpetuate racial and ethnic inequality

FamiliesInequality & MobilityLabor
Disaggregating Growth

Newly released U.S. poverty statistics show that recent economic growth is not broadly shared

FamiliesInequality & Mobility

New research shows California Paid Family Leave reduces poverty

Inequality & MobilityLabor
TOPICS: Paid Leave, Poverty

After Mother’s Day: Changes in mothers’ social programs over time

TOPICS: Health, Pay Equity

How corporate headquarters could support store managers in providing predictable work schedules


Retail workers’ unpredictable schedules affect sleep quality: Evidence from the Gap


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