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Rowena Gray

Professor Rowena Gray
Professional Title: 
Associate Professor & Graduate Program Chair
COB1 367
  • Economic history
  • Labor economics
Research Interests: 
  • Economics of crime
  • Real estate economics 
  • Technological change 
  • Social mobility 

Rowena Gray is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of California, Merced, and a Research Affiliate at Queen’s University Belfast’s Centre for Economic History. Dr. Gray received her Ph.D. in economics from the University of California, Davis, in 2011. She is an American economic historian of the past two hundred years. Her research explores questions about the inequality effects of technological change and the impact of immigration on crime and housing markets.