Openings March 2018: Junior Fellow in Data Science & Junior Fellow in Economics

Rhode Island Innovative Policy Lab (RIIPL): Openings March 2018 The Rhode Island Innovative Policy Lab at Brown University is a collaboration between Brown University and the Office of the Governor in Rhode Island to develop evidenced-based policy using data and state-of-the-art research. RIIPL provides a unique opportunity to use data science and economics to impact […]

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Hastings Shapiro Research cited in 2017 Nobel Prize scientific background document.

Congratulations to Richard Thaler, who today won the Nobel Prize in economics for his research into how human behavior affects economic decision making and economic markets. RIIPL faculty research featured prominently in the scientific background document for the 2017 Nobel Prize in Economics: “Hastings and Shapiro (2013) provide evidence for a key aspect of mental accounting: the […]

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We are Growing! New Opening for Executive Director

The Rhode Island Innovative Policy Lab (RIIPL) is a collaboration between expert researchers at Brown University and the Rhode Island Office of the Governor. We use rigorous scientific research and big data to support policy makers as they work to alleviate poverty and increase economic opportunity with efficient, effective, fact-based policy. Our creative, energetic and […]

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