The Opportunity Lab serves as the central research hub for UC Berkeley scholars conducting cutting-edge and data-driven research on inequality in the United States.

Our mission is to build new insights into the causes and consequences of poverty and inequality, and to provide policymakers with data-driven solutions promoting equity and opportunity for all.

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