Elizabeth Hastings Roer

Associate Director, Forces and Logistics Program, RAND Arroyo Center; Economist; Professor of Policy Analysis, Pardee RAND Graduate School


Ph.D. in economics, U.C. San Diego; B.A. in economics, Boston University; M.A. in economics, Boston University


Liz Hastings Roer (she/her) is the associate director of the Forces and Logistics program in RAND Arroyo Center, an economist at RAND, and a professor of policy analysis at Pardee RAND Graduate School. Her recent research focuses on supply chains, defense acquisitions and defense industrial bases. She also has multiple works in progress examining U.S. military veterans' transition to the civilian workforce. Hastings Roer is a former active duty U.S. Air Force Officer.  She holds a B.A. and an M.A. from Boston University and a Ph.D. from U.C. San Diego, all in economics.