University of Wisconsin–Madison

Angela Rachidi

Research Fellow, Poverty Studies

American Enterprise Institute

Angela Rachidi is the founder of Rachidi Research and Consulting, LLC, with over 15 years experience in conducting public policy research. She is an expert in safety net programs for low-income families, including TANF, SNAP, Medicaid, child support enforcement, and child care. She studies the effects of tax policy and other benefit programs on low-income American families, including the earned income tax credit and child tax credit. Previously, she served as a Senior Research at Mathematica Policy Research, a research fellow in poverty studies at the American Enterprise Institute, and Deputy Commisioner for Policy Research and Evaluation for New York City’s Human Resources Administration during Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s Administration.

Angela Rachidi's Research Interests

  • Poverty
  • Work requirements
  • Safety Net Programs
  • Child care

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