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Deven Carlson

College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Political Science, The University of Oklahoma website wordmark
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Deven Carlson, Ph.D.

Associate Director for Education at the National Institute of Risk and Resilience

Presidential Research Professor | Associate Professor

Professor Deven Carlson

Office: 304K Dale Hall Tower



Research Fields: Education Policy, Housing Policy, and Policy & Program Evaluation

Favorite Courses: Policy Analysis, Education Policy


B.S., St. John's University
M.A., M.P.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Carlson's research agenda explores the operations of public policies and analyzes their effects on political, social, and economic outcomes of interest. He is currently working on several projects, including: estimating the effects of school closures on academic outcomes; estimating non-market values associated with dam operations in the Colorado River System; and analyzing the relationship between educational outcomes, including post-secondary enrollment and attainment, and public program participation.