- Economics is about more than just money.
- Valpo Economics graduates are well-prepared for graduate study.
- Program size facilitates strong student-professor relationships.
- Solid foundation in liberal arts and sciences develops well-rounded economists.
Spring 2019 Tutoring Times
Times: Mondays: 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. / Wednesdays: 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Language Resource Center (LRC), ASB 240
Tutor: Caroline Pratt
The Virginia C. Shingleton Memorial Economics Colloquium Series
“Variations in Prescription Drug Utilization Following Degrees
of Marijuana Legalization: Evidence from Medicaid”
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. in ASB 237
2018-2019 Colloquium Schedule
September 26, 2018
October 31, 2018
December 5, 2018
January 30, 2019
February 27, 2019
March 27, 2019
April 24, 2019
DR. T.J. RAKITAN
The Department of Economics welcomes Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics Dr. T.J. Rakitan, who joined the Valpo faculty in August 2017. Dr. Rakitan received his Ph.D. in Economics from Iowa State University in 2017. His research specializations include environmental and resource economics, regional economics, and applied microeconomics. He is currently teaching Valpo’s unique humanities-based freshman writing course, as well as courses on managerial economics and principles of microeconomics.