Brad Humphreys

West Virginia University (Morgantown)
Professor of Economics

Brad R. Humphreys is a professor of economics in the College of Business and Economics at West Virginia University. He is a native West Virginian and WVU alumni. He holds a BS in Business Administration and a BS in Economics from the WVU Chambers College of Business and Economics and an MA and PhD in economics from the Johns Hopkins University. He previously held positions on the faculty at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the University of Alberta, and the University of Maryland-Baltimore County. He is the 2016-17 Benedum Distinguished Scholar in Social and Behavioral Sciences at WVU. His research on the economics and financing of professional sports and the economics of gambling has been published in academic journals in economics and policy analysis. He has published more than 100 papers in peer-reviewed journals in economics and public policy. He is the co-editor of the three volume The Business of Sport, a comprehensive examination of sports business, economics, and finance which was named an Outstanding Business Reference Source by the Business Reference Sources Committee of the American Library Association. He is Editor-in-Chief of Contemporary Economic Policy, a general interest economics journal and serves on the editorial boards of the Journal of Sports Economics, the International Journal of Sport Finance, the International Journal of Sport Management and Marketing, and International Gambling Studies.

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NYU Stern School of Business
New York University
US Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
Stanford University
Smith College (Northampton)
University of Michigan
Hausfeld (Washington)
Fordham Competition Law Institute - FCLI (New York)
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