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The Use and Misuse of Economic Impact Studies

Friday, September 12, 2014 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

The Institute for Economic Advancement in the College of Business - Room 450
Donald W. Reynolds Center for Business and Economic Development
University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Little Rock, Arkansas 72204
Directions: The building is on the corner of 28th St. and University Ave., about two miles south of I-630. Parking is available in Lot 13, which is on the other side of 28th St., directly opposite the Reynolds Center for Business.'


Michael Pakko Interview on Talk Business


2013 Economic Forecast Presentations

The 2013 Forecast Conference Presentations are now available.

Arkansas Economist

Arkansas Economist

A forum for information and analysis on the Arkansas economy