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Ness School of Management and Economics

The Ness School of Management and Economics offers students a high-quality education and excellent job placement opportunities. Our 30 full-time faculty members teach a broad range of courses in economics and related business disciplines, including finance, accounting, entrepreneurship, strategic management and marketing. 

We conduct research in economics (applied micro- and macroeconomics, money and banking, and policy analysis), agricultural economics and agribusiness (agricultural marketing and trade, farm and ranch management, land valuation, agricultural policy and rural development, and natural resources/environmental issues), and business economics (entrepreneurship, finance, management, and marketing); and we provide extension, outreach and general service programs in economics, management, and taxation

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Intensively managed grazing can increase profits, improve environment

What is good for the environment can also be profitable for livestock producers.

Students gathered around the table working on a group project

Federal Reserve System governor to speak at SDSU

Monetary policy and inflation are not terms typically used in everyday speech. However, Michelle Bowman’s visit to South Dakota State University Oct. 13 might change that.

South Dakota Land and Lending Conference takes place Friday

The inaugural South Dakota Land and Lending Conference will take place Friday at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center in Sioux Falls.