Dan Scheitrum

Assistant Professor; Ph.D. UC Davis, 2017; Agricultural and Natural Resources Economics
Phone: 
(520) 621-4670
Office: 
304D
Assistant Professor

Teaching and Research Interests

Dr. Scheitrum’s research examines commodities and commodity markets with a focus on the interaction between energy and agriculture. His current research extends his doctoral research on the impact of fuels policies on conventional and alternative energy sources. Additionally, he is investigating national and international commodity market issues including the impact of emissions regulations on livestock production and investigating agricultural hedging practices when facing idiosyncratic versus covariate risk.

Dr. Scheitrum has experience instructing in commodity markets, agricultural policy, and econometrics, and will be teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in microeconomics, econometrics, and commodity markets.

Awards and Honors

ExxonMobil Fellow 2014–2015