Meghan O'Neil

Meghan O'Neil
Research Investigator

Research Investigator, Population Studies Center, Institute for Social Research

Research Interests:

Dr. O’Neil studies vulnerable populations in America, particularly focused on racial and economic inequality. She conducts evidence-based research to make for better public policy. Her research focuses on disparities in the American housing market, justice system, and the family.



Select Publications

  • O’Neil,Meghan, JJ Prescott. 2019. Targeting Poverty in the Courts: Improving the Measurement of Ability to Pay. Law and Contemporary Problems 82(1):199-226.  
  • O’Neil,Meghan. 2018. Housing Policy, Race, Inequality, and Disparate Impact. Phylon 55(1-2):60-92.