Tagged: michael pakko

Atlanta Fed Official to Address National Outlook at UALR's Economic Conference

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/29/2013 9:17 am

David Altig, executive vice president and director of research for the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, will address the national economic outlook at the 2013 Arkansas Economic Forecast Conference on Nov. 6.

CEO Vs. Worker: New Rule Requires Pay Ratio Disclosure

by Jan Cottingham 10/28/2013 12:00 am

After three years, the Securities & Exchange Commission is finally following through on one of the Dodd-Frank law’s more controversial requirements: It has proposed that public companies disclose how the pay of their CEOs compares to that of their workers.

Greene, Craighead See Population Growth Since 2010

by Associated Press 3/24/2013 3:19 pm

The population in Greene County increased the sixth most of any Arkansas county from 2010 to 2012, according to recently released United States Census numbers.

Report: October State Revenue Down 2.5 Percent

by Lance Turner 11/2/2012 11:29 am

Arkansas' October net available general revenue collections totaled $355.6 million, down $9 million or 2.5 percent, from the same month last year.

More Notes from Tuesday's Economic Forecast Conference

by Mark Carter and Lance Turner 11/2/2012 10:59 am

While we focused mainly on Michael Pakko's Arkansas economic forecast, there were some other Arkansas-related notes from economist Chris Varvares' national outlook we wanted to toss out there.

Video: Michael Pakko Says More Slow Growth Ahead, No Matter Who Wins Election

by Mark Carter 10/30/2012 2:20 pm

Michael Pakko's "broken record" of slow, steady growth for the Arkansas economy was played again at Tuesday's 2012 UALR Economic Forecast Luncheon at the Clinton Center's Great Hall.

Michael Pakko to Deliver State Economic Forecast

by Mark Carter 10/30/2012 7:35 am

Michael Pakko will reveal his latest Arkansas economic forecast Tuesday, Oct. 30, at UALR's 2012 Economic Forecast Conference at the Clinton Presidential Center. Also, Chris Varvares of Macroeconomic Advisers of St. Louis will deliver the national economic forecast. And author W. Michael Cox will deliver the keynote address.

Arkansas Retailers Hope Holiday Season Is Happy

by Mark Friedman 10/8/2012 12:00 am

This holiday season will be a mixed bag for Arkansas retailers. While some are projecting about the same sales as last year, others forecast higher sales during the holiday shopping season. Includes THVideo.

Metrics Show Arkansas' Slow, Fragile Economic Rebound

by Jan Cottingham 7/30/2012 12:00 am

Arkansas economic indicators signal that the state generally is surpassing the U.S. rebound from the recession, but Arkansas' bounce-back is slow and fragile.