Benjamin K. Master

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Policy Researcher
Washington Office


Ph.D. in education policy, Stanford University; BA in economics, Brown University


Benjamin Master is a policy researcher at the RAND Corporation. He is based in the economics, sociology, and statistics department. His research has focused on the area of human capital development, particularly for staff and students in K-12 school settings.

Master has managed large-scale research projects related to providing training and support for school leaders and teachers. He has methodological expertise in longitudinal data analysis, quasi-experimental techniques to support causal inference, value-added modeling, survey methods and analyses, and experimental research design and analysis. Master earned a Ph.D. in education policy and organization studies at Stanford University.