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    RAND Corporation is a nonprofit company that helps improve policy and decisionmaking through research and analysis. It focuses on such industries as health, education, national security, international affairs, law and business, and the environment. The company aims to expand its capabilities in research solutions development.
    HQSanta Monica, CA, US
    Employee Ratings3.7
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    Key People/Management at RAND

    Michael D. Rich

    Michael D. Rich

    President and Chief Executive Officer
    James S. Chow

    James S. Chow

    Vice President and Director, RAND Project AIR FORCE; Senior Engineer
    Mike Januzik

    Mike Januzik

    Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
    Brandon Baker

    Brandon Baker

    Vice President, Development
    Jennifer Gould

    Jennifer Gould

    Vice President, Chief of Staff
    Eric Peltz

    Eric Peltz

    Senior Vice President, Finance and Operations
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    RAND Office Locations

    RAND has offices in Santa Monica, Arlington, Boston, Pittsburgh and in 3 other locations
    Santa Monica, CA, US (HQ)
    1776 Main St
    Arlington, VA, US
    1100 S Hayes St Space H25
    Boston, MA, US
    20 Park Plaza 9th Floor Suite 920
    Pittsburgh, PA, US
    4570 Fifth Ave #600
    Griffith, AU
    11 Palmerston Ln
    Bruxelles, BE
    Rue de la Loi 82
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    RAND Blogs

    What Are the Practical Considerations for Outcome-Based Payment in the NHS?

    Uncertainty can surround the effectiveness or cost-effectiveness of a new medicine, making it difficult to agree on a medicine's price. One solution to avoid unduly delaying or restricting patients' access is to link the medicine's price to the outcomes it produces in a patient. Despite some barrier…

    Are Military Coups Back in Style in Africa?

    There have been five coups in sub-Saharan Africa since August 2020. On a continent that was recently lauded for its democratic advancement, this backsliding suggests the military coup may be dangerously back in fashion. Why are more coups happening now?

    Preserving the ROK-U.S. Alliance by Sustaining Military Exercises

    The Republic of Korea (ROK)/U.S. military forces based in the ROK are in a constant state of training, which is required to maintain military effectiveness. North Korea seeks to stop this ROK/U.S. military training, but taking the North Korean complaints seriously could be a mistake.

    Measuring Greenhouse Gases in Los Angeles County

    Los Angeles, once the U.S. capital of smog and sprawl, has vowed to lead the nation into a cleaner, greener future by stamping out carbon pollution. A small array of sensors installed on the roof of RAND's Santa Monica headquarters could help it get there.

    U.S. 'Entanglement,' Global Health Cooperation, Community Stress: RAND Weekly Recap

    This weekly recap focuses on competing claims about U.S. partnerships and allies, responding to Russia's tactics in Ukraine, helping communities recover from stress, and more.

    Why Are U.S. Veterans at Heightened Risk of Food Insecurity?

    U.S. veterans are at great risk of food insecurity, but there is limited understanding of exactly how many veterans lack resources to attain adequate and nutritious food and why. If resources are to be directed more effectively, the United States needs better clarity into the magnitude of the proble…
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    RAND Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was RAND founded?

      RAND was founded in 1948.

    • Who are RAND key executives?

      RAND's key executives are Michael D. Rich, James S. Chow and Mike Januzik.

    • How many employees does RAND have?

      RAND has 2,409 employees.

    • Who are RAND competitors?

      Competitors of RAND include MITRE, CableLabs and Lincoln Laboratory.

    • Where is RAND headquarters?

      RAND headquarters is located at 1776 Main St, Santa Monica.

    • Where are RAND offices?

      RAND has offices in Santa Monica, Arlington, Boston, Pittsburgh and in 3 other locations.

    • How many offices does RAND have?

      RAND has 7 offices.