Economic researchers

A team of economists with extensive experience in economic research and advanced statistical methods.

Portrait of Andrew Toole

Andrew A. Toole

Chief Economist

Dr. Andrew Toole is the Chief Economist at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and a Research Associate at the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW). Dr...
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Nicholas Rada

Deputy Chief Economist

Nicholas Rada is the Deputy Chief Economist at the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Prior to joining the USPTO, Nicholas conducted research at the U.S...
Gerard Torres

Gerard Torres

Senior Research Economist

Gerard Torres is a Senior Economist at the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
Richard Miller portrait

Richard D. Miller

Senior Research Economist

Richard Miller is a Senior Research Economist at the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
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Julian Kolev

Senior Research Economist

Julian Kolev is a Senior Research Economist at the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
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Michelle Saksena

Senior Research Economist

Michelle Saksena is a Senior Research Economist at the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
Portrait of economist Nicholas Pairolero

Nicholas Pairolero

Senior Research Economist

Nicholas A. Pairolero is a Senior Research Economist at the United States Patent and Trademark Office.