At Econometrica, we value intellectual curiosity and problem-solving skills. We collaborate on projects in a diverse set of markets across numerous subject matter areas. Staff in our Health, Data Analytics, and Housing & Finance groups, along with members of our various teams, provide innovative solutions and analytic excellence in a wide variety of services. No matter how different each project is, one thing remains constant—we dedicate ourselves to providing the highest quality service.
Updating Standardized State Heating and Cooling Utility Allowance Values
Client: Food and Nutrition Service
Services: Data and Statistical Analysis
Key Work Areas: Data Aggregation, Data Analysis, Extrapolation, Data Projections
This project conducts research for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) to develop heating and cooling standard utility allowances (HCSUAs) for each State for FY 2022. Standard utility allowances (SUAs) are used in the determination of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) eligibility and benefits for low-income households.