Urban Institute

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Part of the The Statesman's Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Founded 1968. Independent think tank founded by the Lyndon B. Johnson administration committed to developing evidence-based insights into the efficiency of government programmes. The organization conducts impartial data research on issues including taxes, health and health policy, housing and housing finance, economic growth and productivity, immigration, education and poverty.

  • Address: 2100 M St., NW, Washington, D.C., 20037, USA.

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  • President: Sarah Rosen Wartell.

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