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#2020APPAM Sponsor Spotlight: Abt Associates


The #2020APPAM Fall Research Conference will take place online, but it will also have some fantastic sponsors from across the policy research spectrum. Today we're shining a spotlight on Abt Associates. 

What is the mission of your organization?

Abt’s mission is to improve the quality of life and economic well-being of people worldwide.

What are your strongest areas of work?

We use data and bold thinking to improve the quality of people's lives worldwide. We provide research, consulting, and technical services globally in the areas of health, environmental and social policy, technology, and international development.

In the past year what has been the most influential work from your researchers?

Our experts partner with clients every day, bringing their insight and rigorous data to bear at the intersection of social welfare, health, and economic policy. A few highlights from recent projects include:

What is your employee breakdown in terms of highest degree achieved?

Self reported data looks like this: 256 employees have a Doctorate, while 542 have a Masters.

Interested in learning more about our research? Check out our featured policy experts and connect with us!

What makes Abt a great place to work?

At Abt, we don’t just make a positive impact through our work; we make a positive impact at work, where our people are encouraged to contribute and grow. Our work environment is rooted in inclusivity. It’s how more than 3,600 people, speaking 56 languages, across 60 countries, are able to collaborate to make an impact in communities around the world.

What is important for people to know about Abt?

Please visit Abt’s virtual booth to learn more. We may be virtual at #2020APPAM but we still want to hear from you! We invite all attendees to participate in our raffle! Let us know what you’re looking forward to most at APPAM 2020 for a chance to win a $50 Amazon E-gift card.

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