Urban Institute

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Headquarters Washington, DC
Size 150 to 499 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Non-Profit
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
Competitors Unknown

The Urban Institute is a not-for-profit economic and social policy research organization that oversees research projects in such areas as education, health policy, employment, income and benefits, housing and communities, population studies, poverty, and judicial issues. Its Urban Institute Press publishes books and reports addressing social and economic issues from tax policy to prison reform. About three-fourths of the institution's funding comes from the federal government; most of the rest comes from foundations including The Aspen Institute and the California... More

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No Offer – Interviewed in Feb 2012 – Reviewed Mar 22, 2014

Interview Details – I received an email from an HR employee asking if I was still interested in the position about 4 months after I had applied on their website. They told me to submit a transcript, writing sample, and cover letter for review. I did an in-person interview which took about half a day and involved…Full Interview

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Top Entry Level Employers, CollegeGrad, 2009

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