Jonathan Welburrn

Jonathan is an Associate Operations Researcher with the RAND Corporation.  His research is focused at the intersection of Operations Research and Economics.  He received a PhD in Decision Science & Operations Research within Industrial Engineering at the University of Wisconsin - Madison in 2016.  He previously received a BSc in Industrial & Systems Engineering and Economics with a minor in Mathematics from the University of Wisconsin - Madison.

Jonathan's dissertation employed operations research to provide a unique perspective on global economic risks and the ability for crises to spread across countries.  More broadly, Jonathan's research focuses on topics where there is a need to understand risks in complex systems with significant societal impact.  Consequently, Jonathan's research straddles both theoretical and applied domains addressing problems on a variety of topics. 

Research interests
Economic and financial risk
Operations research
Decision analysis
Risk analysis
Jonathan Welburn,
Jan 13, 2017, 7:33 AM