Office: Portland, OR
M.S. Economics, University of Oregon
B.S. Economics, University of Oregon
Carl Batten is a senior economist who specializes in the identification and estimation of the economic and financial consequences of policy and management decisions. He has extensive experience in forecasting, econometric modeling, pricing, economic-impact analysis, and financial modeling. Batten has applied these techniques in areas such as transportation management, resource management, energy, revenue forecasting, business valuation, and damages calculation. He also conducts financial feasibility analyses for public and private developments.
Batten is currently overseeing the technical development of Veterans’ Benefits 101 (VB101)—a forthcoming website designed to help veterans navigate federal and state programs.
A former student of the firm's founder, Dr. Ed Whitelaw, Batten began his career at ECONorthwest while in graduate school in 1986.Download Resume