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Poverty Solutions at the University of Michigan

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Suite 5100
735 South State Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-3091

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Sara Heller

Assistant Professor of Economics, College of Literature, Science and the Arts

Dr. Heller studies interventions to reduce crime and improve other life outcomes among disadvantaged youth. She uses large-scale experiments to isolate the causal effects of a variety of programs, including cognitive behavioral therapy-based interventions and summer jobs.

Ph.D. University of Chicago, M.P.P. Georgetown University, B.A. Harvard University