At the School of Business and Economics, our goal is to educate high-quality students who focus on innovation, new technologies, entrepreneurship, and business development. Our staff and faculty work closely with students, alumni, industry leaders, and business professionals to provide a unique and distinctive career path. We are constantly developing our current programs, as well as offering the Business Development Experience where students gain real life experience while attending Michigan Tech. 

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Dana Johnson

Dana M. Johnson

PhD in Industrial Engineering and Business Administration, Wayne State University, 1999



Professor of Supply Chain and Engineering Management, School of Business and Economics

Johnson has over 30 years of experience including industrial, consulting, and academia starting at Michigan Tech in 1981 as an accounting instructor. Upon her departure in 1984, she worked for a variety of manufacturing and consulting firms, ultimately owning her own business supplying training and consulting primarily to the automotive . . .

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Latika Gupta

Ph.D Economics, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI



Assistant Professor of Economics, School of Business and Economics

Dr. Latika Gupta specializes in the field of energy economics and the macroeconomy. Before joining Michigan Tech, she taught at Emory University. Currently she is researching the demand and supply side effects of oil markets. Her work also examines the functional form & structural stability of the relationship between oil prices and the . . .

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Bill Breffle

William S. Breffle

PhD, Economics, University of Colorado at Boulder



Associate Professor of Economics, School of Business and Economics

Dr. Breffle is an applied microeconomist specializing in environmental economics. Prior to joining Michigan Tech, he conducted economics research primarily for testimony for large Natural Resource Damage Assessments, typically at Superfund sites. He has done work in 15 states for a variety of stakeholders, working mainly with State and Federal Trustees. As . . .