Michael Simpson

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Policy Analyst
Santa Monica Office


BA in history, Stanford University; MPA in public affairs, The University of Texas at Austin; PhD (in progress) in political science, UCLA


Michael Simpson is a Policy Analyst at the RAND Corporation. Prior to joining RAND, Simpson was the Senior Research and Policy Analyst at McAleese and Associates, a private consulting firm. Simpson received an MPA, with a concentration in energy policy, from the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas in 2013, and a BA in History, with a concentration in U.S. foreign policy history, from Stanford University in 2009.