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Brookings Mountain West, UNLV

Brookings Mountain West, UNLV

Nevada, United States

Brookings Mountain West is a partnership between UNLV and the Washington, D.C. based Brookings Institution. The purpose of Brookings Mountain West is to bring the Brookings tradition of high-quality, independent, and impactful research to the issues facing the dynamic and fast-growing Mountain West region. Building upon work at Brookings and UNLV, our community engagement and research initiatives focus on helping the Mountain West grow in robust, inclusive, and sustainable ways. Brookings Mountain West provides a platform to bring ideas and expertise together to enhance public policy discussions at the local, state, and regional level.

Contact details


Brookings Mountain West University of Nevada, Las Vegas Box 453067 4505 S. Maryland Pkwy. Las Vegas, NV 89154-3067

United States

Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Mountain West Region, United States (Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah)
Operating languages

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit , University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
Year founded
Age (years)
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Founded by
Founders: Brookings Institution (the lincy foundation is incorrect)
Founder gender: Other/Not applicable
Leader(s) (2021): Robert Lang [Executive Director]
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Robert Lang [Executive Director]
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
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Brookings Mountain West, UNLV

Data notes

Last updated: 17/05/2021
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