Austin Clemens
Austin Clemens

Computational Social Scientist

Equitable Growth

Austin Clemens is a computational social scientist at the Washington Center for Equitable Growth. Prior to joining Equitable Growth, Austin was an assistant research scientist at the Public Policy Research Institute at Texas A&M University where he researched criminal justice policy. Clemens holds a bachelor’s in economics from the University of Texas and a doctorate in political science from the University of Georgia. His work has appeared in ESPN the Magazine, Smithsonian magazine, Legislative Studies Quarterly, and the Journal of Business and Politics.

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GDP 2.0

Authored By Austin Clemens

Coronavirus Recession

New Great Recession data suggest Congress should go big to spur a broad-based, sustained U.S. economic recovery

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How combating voter suppression can help close the economic divides between Black and White Americans and spur U.S. economic growth

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The consequences of political inequality and voter suppression for U.S. economic inequality and growth

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Equitable Growth’s Household Pulse graphs: October 14 – 26

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Equitable Growth’s Household Pulse graphs: September 30–October 12

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The rising number of U.S. households with burdensome student debt calls for a federal response

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