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Wilton Oliver
Former Research Analyst
Former employee

Wilton Oliver was a research analyst in the Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center at the Urban Institute. His areas of interest include community development, economic mobility, and racial inequality within cities.

Before joining Urban, Oliver worked for Reinvestment Fund, the Office of Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown, and Recity. Oliver holds a BA in urban studies and sociology from the University of Pennsylvania.

Research Areas
Economic mobility and inequality
Neighborhoods, cities, and metros
Race and equity
Climate, disasters, and environment
Racial inequities in economic mobility