Tagged: great recession

Arkansas Among Leading States in Tax Revenue Recovery

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/6/2014 12:00 am

The financial health of the 50 U.S. states has improved after the official end of the Great Recession in June 2009, though most of them have not yet regained all the ground lost during the economic downturn. That's the finding of a report by the Pew Charitable Trusts, “Fiscal 50: State Trends and Analysis.”

The 2008 Crisis, Revisited (Andy Terry Commentary)

by Andy Terry 9/23/2013 12:00 am

In a gross oversimplification, the bursting of a real asset bubble (housing) was exacerbated by a vastly interconnected financial structure where a pulse in one area reverberated in others.

Arkansas Public Companies See Mixed Stock Results After Recession

by Jan Cottingham 7/22/2013 12:00 am

Four years after the recession, a look at the stock performance of the 18 publicly traded companies headquartered in Arkansas shows mixed results.