Jason P. Imbrogno

Associate Professor, Economics

       Jason P. Imbrogno


Dr. Jason Imbrogno is an associate professor of economics at The University of North Alabama (UNA). He began his academic career at UNA following his doctoral studies at the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU).

Dr. Imbrogno has previously worked on projects funded through grants from the Inter-American Development Bank (ATN/KK-11117-RS) and the U.S. Department of Education’s Institute of Education Sciences (IES R305A070117, R305B090023, and R305D090016).

Dr. Imbrogno is or has been a member of the American Economic Association, Southern Economic Association, Association for Education Finance and Policy, American Education Research Association, and National Association of Forensic Economics. In addition to his M.S. and Ph.D. in Economics from CMU, Dr. Imbrogno also holds B.S. degrees in Biomedical Engineering and Economics from Johns Hopkins University.

Outside academia, Dr. Imbrogno officiates youth, high school, and college sports, including baseball, basketball, and flag football. He can often be found on local fields and courts throughout the year. He has a beautiful wife, Lindsey, two awesome dogs named Sugar and Spice, and three boys named William (age 3.5 as of September 2021), Nicholas (2), and David (0.5).

Research Interests

  • Sports Analytics
  • Gambling
  • Program Evaluation
  • Education Policy


  •   Economics (PhD)
    Carnegie Mellon University
  •   Economics (MS)
    Carnegie Mellon University
  •   Biomedical Engineering/Economics (BS)
    Johns Hopkins University

Selected Intellectual Contributions