Indiana University Department of Economics Statement on Diversity and Inclusion
Diversity is a central element of the academic mission at Indiana University, Bloomington. The Department of Economics maintains this mission in all its activities from teaching and research, to faculty and graduate student recruitment, staff interaction and alumni outreach. The Department understands that all our activities are enriched by students, faculty, and staff with diverse characteristics, experiences, backgrounds, and opinions. The Department is committed to be a place of tolerance and respect, where a diversity of opinions is supported and ideas are civilly debated. Our commitment to diversity extends beyond a set of ideas or nondiscrimination policies in that we strive to promote diversity and a safe and supportive intellectual environment.