CASEY GOLDVALEPolicy Analyst, Economic Security & Opportunity Initiative
Casey Goldvale is a Policy and Research Analyst with the Georgetown Center on Poverty and Inequality’s Economic Security & Opportunity Initiative. At the center, she specializes in data analysis and visualization on topics ranging from employment outcomes for people with disabilities to the geographic and social impact of deep poverty in America. She has recently co-authored reports, impact analyses, and policy briefs on societal importance of fair and accurate federal data, the importance of paid leave to people with disabilities and their families, and strategies for improving caregiving services and jobs. She also furthers the center’s mission and research through technical assistance, partnerships, and project coordination.
Prior to the center, Casey served as an intern at the White House National Economic Council during the Obama Administration, where she focused on working family tax credits, corporate tax reform, the president’s budget, and cross-cutting initiatives addressing socioeconomic mobility and financial inclusion. Earlier, she spent several years as a Research Assistant at Cornell University. During that time, she led projects in collaboration with the AFL-CIO at the Office of Labor Education Research housed within Cornell’s School of Industrial and Labor Relations. Casey also worked to address economic security and opportunity internationally through the Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, where she co-authored research published in Agricultural Economics and the African Development Bank Group Working Papers Series. Her research on demand for conscientiously produced goods is featured in the book Fair Trade and Organic Agriculture: A Winning Combination?, published by CABI International.
She is currently a Mathematics and Statistics M.S. candidate at Georgetown University. She received her B.A. in Economics and Mathematics from Cornell University.