Jeremy Bray

jwbray@uncg.edu

Economics

Office: 462D Bryan Building

Jeremy Bray is a professor and Head of the Department of Economics at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, with research primarily focusing on the economics of substance abuse and the economic evaluation of behavioral health interventions. He received his B.A. and M.A. degrees from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and his Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He has examined the labor market effects of substance use and studied the role of prices and taxes in consumers’ substance use choices. He has also estimated the costs and effectiveness of employee assistance program services, screening and brief intervention programs, behavioral and pharmacological therapies for alcohol dependence, and workplace prevention, early intervention, and wellness programs. He has received research funding from federal agencies such as the NIH and SAMHSA, among others, and has published his research findings in peer-reviewed journals across a range of academic disciplines.