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1948-05-14 USA


Founded when Project RAND separated from the Douglas Aircraft Company of Santa Monica CA (USA) and became an independent nonprofit organization.

Name derived from Research AND Development.


Improve policy and decision-making through research and analysis.


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Leadership, headed by President/CEO; Research Unit Management; International. Included in the above, 5 centers listed in this Yearbook: G-XM1247 - RAND Center for Asia Pacific Policy (CAPP); G-XM1248 - RAND Center for Middle East Public Policy (CMEPP); G-XM1249 - RAND Center for Russia and Eurasia (CRE); G-XG4433 - RAND Europe; G-XM1140 - RAND International Security and Defense Policy Center (ISDP).


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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and Production



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