Nicolas Rodriguez

Research Assistant

Nicolas Rodriguez is a senior at Stanford majoring in political science and minoring in data science. Before joining the team, Nico worked in a variety of research positions, the most recent being at Stanford’s Hoover Institution under Professor Emmerich Davies where he analyzed pollution’s effects on teacher absentee rates in Delhi, India. He joined RegLab as a Summer Research Assistant in RegLab’s 2020 Summer Institute, with a focus on identifying concentrated animal feeding operations and investigating ways in which these operations evade environmental regulations, and is excited to continue working in this hybrid region of environmental data and legal policy.