Meg Nipson is a research manager at CEPR. Prior to joining CEPR, she worked at Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies, where she focused on low-income housing policy and rental affordability. She also carried out spatial analyses of foreclosures and participated in research on consumer bankruptcy. As a research associate at Harvard’s Hauser Center for Nonprofit Organizations, she worked on a large telemarketing study and managed data acquisition for several projects on state and city fiscal accountability. Her prior experience was as a group manager and project administrator for the Harvard Institute for International Development, where she oversaw collaborative research and development projects in Sub-Saharan Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Eastern Europe. She has an M.S. in finance from Brandeis University and a B.A. in mathematics from Harvard University.