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.

Authored By Alix Gould-Werth

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

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Disaggregating Growth

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

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New research shows California Paid Family Leave reduces poverty

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TOPICS: Paid Leave, Poverty
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After Mother’s Day: Changes in mothers’ social programs over time

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TOPICS: Health, Pay Equity
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How corporate headquarters could support store managers in providing predictable work schedules

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

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A Valentine’s Day love letter to the Unemployment Insurance program

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New research shows links between the quality of U.S. retail workers’ schedules and their well-being

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As the U.S. rural economy changes, social safety net programs buoy rural residents above the poverty line

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Marriage is an unexpected fringe benefit of a quality job in the United States: Food for thought this holiday shopping season

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Getting the information we need to advance the conversation on paid leave in the United States

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What upticks in U.S. economic inequality and incarceration mean for marriage

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