UA Report: Northwest Arkansas Economy Outgrows Peer Regions by Mark Carter Posted 9/25/2013 10:37 am Updated 4 years ago The northwest Arkansas economy outgrew similar regions in 2011 and 2012, according to a report released Wednesday by the University of Arkansas. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.