Tax Policy Center


Lydia Austin

Special Assistant to the Director

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Lydia Austin is Special Assistant to the Director in the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center, where she assists the Chief of Staff in management of and support for the center. Austin also researches the taxation of capital income, among other projects.

Before joining Urban, Austin analyzed and wrote about fiscal policy at the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget.

Austin holds a BA from the University of Michigan Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy.

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