Alix M. Gould-Werth

Staff, Sociology
Alix M. Gould-Werth

BIO

Alix Gould-Werth's research interests center around social welfare policy, social programs and their evaluation, social stratification, social mobility, poverty, employment and unemployment Insurance. She uses survey data and in-depth qualitative interviews to examine how social programs and policies affect people's lives. Dr. Gould-Werth's work investigates what influences unemployed individuals to take up unemployment insurance and participation by education, race and ethnicity.