Jason P. Imbrogno

Associate Professor, Economics

Jason P. Imbrogno

Research Interests

Dr. Jason Imbrogno is an assistant 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 expertise in applied microeconomics and econometrics. His previous work is broadly applicable in the areas of labor, healthcare, industrial organization, education, and sports analytics. Dr. Imbrogno has recently published papers in the Journal of Labor Economics, Operations Research, Education Finance and Policy, and Journal of Business, Industry, and Economics. 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 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. His faculty webpage can be viewed at http://www.buildingthepride.com/faculty/jimbrogno/. 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 (follow their exploits on Instagram @sugarandspicedoodles), and two sweet baby boys named William and Nicholas.

Courses Taught

EDBA811 Engaging w/ Applied Stat Lab Spring 2021
QM499 Independent Study-Practicum Spring 2021
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2021
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2021
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2021
QM291 Statistical Process Control Spring 2021
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2020
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2020
QM291 Statistical Process Control Fall 2020
QM460 Techniques in Data Mining Fall 2020
MBA601 Foundations of Business Part 2 Summer 2020
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Summer 2020
MBA601 Foundations of Business Part 2 Spring 2020
MBA601 Foundations of Business Part 2 Spring 2020
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2020
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2020
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2020
QM291 Statistical Process Control Spring 2020
MBA601 Foundations of Business Part 2 Fall 2019
MBA601 Foundations of Business Part 2 Fall 2019
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2019
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2019
QM291 Statistical Process Control Fall 2019
QM460 Techniques in Data Mining Fall 2019
MBA601 Foundations of Business Part 2 Summer 2019
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Summer 2019
MBA601 Foundations of Business Part 2 Spring 2019
MBA601 Foundations of Business Part 2 Spring 2019
EC499 Independent Study-Practicum Spring 2019
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2019
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2019
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2019
QM291 Statistical Process Control Spring 2019
MA345 Applied Statistics I Fall 2018
FYE101 First-Year Experience Seminar Fall 2018
MBA601 Foundations of Business Part 2 Fall 2018
MBA601 Foundations of Business Part 2 Fall 2018
QM499 Independent Study-Practicum Fall 2018
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2018
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2018
QM291 Statistical Process Control Fall 2018
QM460 Techniques in Data Mining Fall 2018
MBA601 Foundations of Business Part 2 Summer 2018
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Summer 2018
MBA601 Foundations of Business Part 2 Spring 2018
QM499 Independent Study-Practicum Spring 2018
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2018
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2018
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2018
QM291 Statistical Process Control Spring 2018
FYE101 First-Year Experience Seminar Fall 2017
MG600 Foundations of Business Fall 2017
MG600 Foundations of Business Fall 2017
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2017
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2017
QM291 Statistical Process Control Fall 2017
QM460 Techniques in Data Mining Fall 2017
MG600 Foundations of Business Summer 2017
MG600 Foundations of Business Summer 2017
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Summer 2017
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2017
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2017
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2017
QM291 Statistical Process Control Spring 2017
FYE101 First-Year Experience Seminar Fall 2016
QM499 Independent Study-Practicum Fall 2016
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2016
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2016
QM291 Statistical Process Control Fall 2016
QM460 Techniques in Data Mining Fall 2016
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Summer 2016
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2016
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2016
QM291 Statistical Process Control Spring 2016
QM291 Statistical Process Control Spring 2016
QM460 Techniques in Data Mining Spring 2016
FYE101 First-Year Experience Seminar Fall 2015
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2015
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2015
QM291 Statistical Process Control Fall 2015
QM291 Statistical Process Control Fall 2015
EC251 Principles of Macroeconomics Spring 2015
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2015
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2015
QM291 Statistical Process Control Spring 2015
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2014
EC252 Principles of Microeconomics Fall 2014
QM291 Statistical Process Control Fall 2014

Education

PhD Carnegie Mellon University, 2014
MS Carnegie Mellon University, 2009
BS Johns Hopkins University, 2007

Selected Intellectual Contributions

  • Imbrogno, Jason P, Bergman, David Computing the Number of Winning NFL Survivor Pool Entries
  • Bergman, David, Cardonha, Carlos, Lozano, Leonardo, Imbrogno, Jason P Optimization for Maximizing the Expected Value of Order Statistics
  • Imbrogno, Jason P, Casas, Ignacio, Goodman, Paul, Quintero, Luis E The Efficacy of a Pre-Algebra Cognitive Tutor in Chile and Mexico
  • Lincove, Jane A, Imbrogno, Jason P, Cowen, Joshua M What's in Your Portfolio? How Parents Rank Traditional Public, Private, and Charter Schools in Post-Katrina New Orleans' Citywide System of School Choice v. 13 i. 2 p. 194-226
  • Armstrong, Robert W, Imbrogno, Jason P Risky Shift
  • Bergman, David, Imbrogno, Jason P Surviving a National Football League Survivor Pool v. 65 i. 5 p. 1343-1354
  • Imbrogno, Jason P, Quintero, Luis E Nature vs. Nurture vs. Nerd v. 22 p. 41-65
  • Epple, Dennis, Imbrogno, Jason P, Engberg, John, Sieg, Holger, Zimmer, Ron Evaluating Education Programs That Have Lotteried Admission and Selective Attrition v. 32 i. 1 p. 27-63

Selected Awards

  • Received College of Business Research Award (2018)
    University of North Alabama
  • Received (2014)
    Program in Interdisciplinary Education Research (PIER) Fellow, 2012-2014
  • Received (2013)
    Program in Interdisciplinary Education Research (PIER) Fellow, 2012-2014
  • Received (2012)
    Program in Interdisciplinary Education Research (PIER) Fellow, 2012-2014
  • Received Doctoral Studies Scholarship (2010)
    Carnegie Mellon University
  • Received Doctoral Studies Scholarship (2009)
    Carnegie Mellon University
  • Received Doctoral Studies Scholarship (2008)
    Carnegie Mellon University
  • Received Doctoral Studies Scholarship (2007)
    Carnegie Mellon University
  • Received Max Hochschild Award (2007)
    Johns Hopkins University