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Danielle Kwon
Research Associate
Income and Benefits Policy Center

Danielle Kwon is a research associate in the Income and Benefits Policy Center at the Urban Institute. She primarily works with the Child Care and Development Fund Policies Database, tracking state and territory child care subsidy policies and on microsimulation modeling of various social safety net programs. Her research interests include racial and ethnic disparities in human services, early child care and education, and the experiences of low-income Asian American and Pacific Islander communities. Kwon received her BA in public policy from Duke University.

Research Areas
Wealth and financial well-being
Social safety net
Race and equity
Immigrant communities and racial equity
Racial barriers to accessing the safety net