Teryn Mattox

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Senior Project Associate
Santa Monica Office


M.P.A. in international development, Harvard University; B.A. in economics, Pomona College


Teryn Mattox is a senior project associate working primarily with RAND Labor and Population and RAND Health. Ms. Mattox's interests include child and family policy. Previously, she has served as a strategic management consultant with Bain and Company, a research intern with UNICEF India, and a research analyst with First 5 Los Angeles.

Recent Projects

  • Promising Practices Network
  • Analysis Related to Medicare Advantage Plan Ratings for Quality Bonus Payments
  • Financial Literacy Research Consortium


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    New Numbers May Suggest a Trend Toward Declining Disapproval of the ACA

    For the past four weeks, the percentage of individuals with a favorable opinion of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has remained stable. However, we are seeing in this week’s numbers a decline in unfavorable opinion accompanied by an uptick in the percentage of individuals who say “don’t know”.

    Jan 31, 2014

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    Support for Implementing Home Visiting Under the Affordable Care Act

    One groundbreaking provision of the Affordable Care Act is its funding for home visiting programs that match the parents of young children with trained specialists who provide information, social support, parental skill instruction, and more.

    Jan 8, 2014 The RAND Blog