Erica Williams is Assistant Director of State Fiscal Research with the Center’s State Fiscal Policy division. Since joining the Center in 2009, her research has focused on tax and spending limits and other anti-tax threats, state EITC developments, poverty, cuts to state services, and immigration. She also works closely with State Priorities Partnership organizations.
Prior to joining the Center, Williams worked as a Study Director at the Institute for Women’s Policy Research, where she researched a variety of issues of concern to women including equal pay, job training and education, early care and education, Social Security, and civic engagement.
Williams holds a B.A. in Sociology and Spanish Studies from Santa Clara University and an M.A. in International Policy from the Monterey Institute of International Studies.
- States Can Adopt or Expand Earned Income Tax Credits to Build a Stronger Future Economy
- How Much Would a State Earned Income Tax Credit Cost in Fiscal Year 2016?
- State Earned Income Tax Credits and Minimum Wages Work Best Together
- A Guide to State Fiscal Policies for a Stronger Economy
- ALEC Tax and Budget Proposals Would Slash Public Services and Jeopardize Economic Growth