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Alyssa Harris

Alyssa Harris

Research Programmer and Analyst I


Alyssa Harris is a programmer and analyst on the research programming team in the information technology department at the Urban Institute. She works with researchers to maintain and enhance microsimulation models, such as the Transfer Income Model, and to translate policies and research principles into code.

Harris holds a BS in computer science and a BA in economics and mathematics from Rhodes College, and a master's degree in economics from the University of Virginia.


Information Technology