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Halil Toros

Statistical Analytics Consultant  |  (213) 892-8104 ext. 201  |  haliltoros@economicrt.org

Halil has collaborated with the Economic Roundtable for over 10 years, principally involved in homeless cost avoidance and studies with data linkages. He is a Senior Analytical Consultant at the SAS Institute. In the past, he taught Econometrics, Statistics and Program Evaluation while an Adjunct Professor at USC. He also formerly worked for the Los Angeles County Chief Executive Office, Services Integration Branch on program evaluation projects, and holds Ph.D. in Political Economy & Public Policy from USC.

Patrick Burns

Senior Researcher  |  (213) 892-8104 x203  |  patrickburns@economicrt.org

Patrick joined the Economic Roundtable in 2002, following training in Economic Geography at Clark University, Kent State University and UCLA. He is a public policy researcher specializing in labor market dynamics, industry change and urban geography, with experience analyzing outcomes for detailed neighborhoods and groups of workers. He is also experienced in compiling, merging and analyzing very large public and confidential data sets.

Jane Carlen

Research Statistician  |  (213) 892-8104 EXT. 207  |  jcarlen@economicrt.org

Jane started part-time at the Economic Roundtable while completing her PhD in Statistics at UCLA. In 2018 she joined full-time and specializes in predictive modeling related to housing and homelessness. She has an extensive background in social network analysis and related software, and is an editor in this area for the Journal of Statistical Software.

Daniel Flaming

President  |  213-892-8104 x204  |  danflaming@economicrt.org

Dan has been with the Roundtable since 1991. Before that he worked for Los Angeles County, coordinating delinquency prevention, managing community development and affordable housing programs, and administering job training and research programs. He has a Ph.D. in urban studies and has led more than 50 research projects at the Roundtable.