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Lydia Austin

Lydia Austin

Research Assistant


Lydia Austin is a research assistant in the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center at the Urban Institute, where she manages the Tax Facts database and works on the briefing book, among other projects.

Before joining Urban, Austin analyzed and wrote about fiscal policy at the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget.

Austin holds a BA from the University of Michigan Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, and served as the senior fellow in economic development for the Roosevelt Institute Campus Network for the 2012–13 academic year.

Centers & Initiatives

Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center