University of Arkansas

Walton College

The Sam M. Walton College of Business

Center for Business & Economic Research

Located in the Sam M. Walton College of Business, the Center provides applied economic and business research to federal, state, and local government, as well as to businesses currently operating or those that desire to operate in the state of Arkansas. The Center further works to improve the economic opportunities of all Arkansans by conducting policy research in the public interest. Learn more...

Quarterly Business Analysis

Quarterly Business Analysis

The Center for Business and Economic Research hosted a Quarterly Business Analysis Luncheon on Friday, May 27, 2016 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Fayetteville, Arkansas. The session focused on the latest economic trends in the state of Arkansas and the Northwest Arkansas region.


Arkansas Business Forecast

Cathy Deck

Coordinated by the Center for Business and Economic Research at the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas, the event was held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29, at the John Q. Hammons Convention Center in the World Trade Center District in Rogers. The Business Forecast Program included information about regional, national and international economic forecasts.

Business Forecast Video
NWA Region

2015 NWA State of the Region Report

Kathy Deck, Director of the Center for Business and Economic Research, and Danny Games, Deputy Director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, spoke about regional economic trends and issues the Northwest Arkansas Region and the surrounding areas at the Quarterly Business Analysis Luncheon.

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