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Diana Fuguitt
Professor of Economics

Eckerd College
4200 54th Avenue South
St. Petersburg, FL 33711

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Tom Oberhofer

Professor of Economics

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He is interested in macroeconomics and history of economic thought. In macroeconomics, students develop the quantitative research skills using SPSS to test the economic theories they are studying, getting an introduction to econometrics as part of the course. History of Economic Thought is based on a role playing environment, where students assume the role of a major thinker in economic thought for the entire semester.

Unique Courses

The economics program has a number of courses that don't generally show up in an undergraduate curriculum as well as traditional courses handled in non-traditional ways. Here are some examples: Leadership, the Human Side of EconomicsEnvironmental EconomicsIntermediate Macroeconomics and International Economics.