November 2023 Beige Book Interview – Little Rock

November 30, 2023
Woman and man in business attire.

The St. Louis Fed’s Matuschka Lindo Briggs and Charles Gascon discuss the Beige Book and the Arkansas economy.

Matuschka Lindo Briggs, senior vice president and regional executive of the Little Rock Branch, is joined by Senior Economist Charles Gascon, who helps compile the qualitative summary of economic activity for the Beige Book. They discuss the anecdotal information that is collected and the way it informs how economists think about the economy.

Economists and experts talk about their research, topics in the news and issues related to the Fed. Views expressed are not necessarily those of the St. Louis Fed or the Federal Reserve System.

Back to Top