Gregory Midgette

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Associate Policy Researcher
Santa Monica Office


Ph.D. in policy analysis, Pardee RAND Graduate School; M.P.P. in public policy analysis, University of California, Los Angeles; B.S. in finance, University of Connecticut


Greg Midgette is an associate policy researcher at the RAND Corporation. His research interests are in drug policy, substance abuse, crime, and technology policy. His current and recent projects include estimating the size of illicit markets for marijuana, cocaine, heroin, and methamphetamine, and measuring the effects of 24/7 Sobriety Programs in North and South Dakota on drunk driving and domestic violence. Prior to joining RAND, Midgette was a tax policy and economics analyst for the New York City Office of Management and Budget and a public policy instructor at the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs. He holds a Ph.D. in policy analysis from the Pardee RAND Graduate School with a concentration in quantitative methods and an M.P.P. from the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs.