The Economics Department's research programs are targeted to a number of local, national and international problems and cover a broad spectrum, ranging from theoretical disciplinary perspectives to applied economic and policy analyses, as well as contributing to exciting multidisciplinary efforts.
- Most Recent Working Papers
Discover the breadth of research taking place among department faculty.
- Recent Seminars and Upcoming Seminars
The department also hosts numerous outside researchers and speakers in various fields in our series of seminars and workshops.
- Center for Agricultural and Rural Development (CARD)
Conducting innovative public policy and economic research on agricultural, environmental, and food issues, the Center uniquely combines academic excellence with engagement and anticipatory thinking to inform and benefit society.
- Program for the Study of Midwest Markets and Entrepreneurship
Understand how thin markets function in a world where agglomeration economies are increasingly important, and how policy choices can enhance or diminish economic outcomes.
- Extension and Outreach
Find publications, periodicals and programs. Learn more about those and our other associated centers.