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Aravind Boddupalli
Research Associate
Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center
  • Profile
  • Outside Affiliations
  • Aravind Boddupalli is a research associate in the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center, where he contributes to projects on federal, state, and local tax and budget issues. His research interests are centered on public finance policies to reduce and eliminate racial income and wealth disparities in the United States. He also serves on the Fines, Fees, and Restitution workgroup of Baltimore City's Criminal Justice Coordinating Council.

    Boddupalli graduated summa cum laude from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, with a BA in economics and political science.

    Research Areas
    Economic mobility and inequality
    Wealth and financial well-being
    Social safety net
    Race and equity
    Taxes and budgets
    State and local finance
    Racial barriers to accessing the safety net
    Racial inequities in economic mobility

    Outside Affiliations
    Baltimore City's Criminal Justice Coordinating Council
    Member of the Fines, Fees, and Restitution Workgroup
    Annie E. Casey Foundation
    Rising Leaders for Results Fellow

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