Little Rock Regional Economic Briefing

Registration for this event is now closed.

Date:
Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015
Time:
7:30-8 a.m. | Breakfast
8-9:45 a.m. | Program
Location:
Little Rock Convention Center
Ballroom D
101 E. Markham St.
Little Rock, AR 72201

We invite you to join us for a Little Rock regional economic briefing hosted by the Little Rock Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and the Institute for Economic Advancement at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Kevin Kliesen, St. Louis Fed research officer and business economist, will discuss national economic conditions and Charles Gascon, St. Louis Fed regional economist, will provide an overview of economic conditions in Arkansas. Michael Pakko, chief economist and state economic forecaster with the Institute for Economic Advancement at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock (IEA at UALR), will provide an Arkansas economic forecast. Gregory Hamilton, director and senior research economist with the IEA at UALR, will present an update to the Little Rock Report Card.

The briefing, which will be held at the Little Rock Convention Center at 101 E. Markham St., is free of charge and will be of particular interest to business leaders, academics, community development practitioners, and others interested in current national and regional economic conditions.

A complimentary buffet breakfast will be served. Register now because seating is limited.