Nicholas Broten

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Assistant Policy Researcher
Off Site Office


Ph.D. in policy analysis, Pardee RAND Graduate School; M.S. in economics, California Institute of Technology; M.Sc. in economic history, London School of Economics; B.A. in political economy, University of California, Berkeley


Nick Broten is an assistant policy researcher at RAND and recently received his Ph.D. in policy analysis from the Pardee RAND Graduate School. His current work focuses on the labor market experiences of injured workers, school to work transitions, and the management of chronic pain.

Selected Publications

Gabriella C. Gonzalez, Kyle Siler-Evans, Gerald Hunter, Nicholas Broten, Wages, Employment, and STEM Education in Ohio, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia, RAND (RR-1863), 2017