Applied Management Research Program


Applications are now open for the 2018-2019 program.

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The Applied Management Research program at UCLA Anderson supports a full spectrum of companies and organizations in their effort to address their greatest strategic challenges. This video provides an overview.

When the Office of the Mayor and its project Brand LA, needed research and strategic help, they turned to UCLA Anderson’s Applied Management Research (AMR) Program to supply a consulting team.

Recent Projects

Human Sciences Research Council, South Africa

Identifying a Sustainable, Scalable Business Model to Provide Screening, Treatment and Education on Non-Communicable Diseases to an Underserved, Rural Community in South Africa.

Kopernik, Bali

Examining the waste management ecosystem in Bali to devise a win-win for the scavengers and the environment.

Strategies for International Development, Guatemala

Developing a Marketing Plan and Mock Audit of SID’s Operations to Better Promote the Eradication of Rural Poverty Among Farmers in Guatemala

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Global Impact


Each year a number of AMR teams focus their efforts of advancing pro-social causes outside of the United States.

Whether evaluating new models for micro finance, improving foreign supply chain efficiency, or evaluating growth and expansion strategies, our global pro-social projects make a real, immediate and often profound impact. We encourage you to learn more about these unique projects and their outcomes.

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