Hosted by the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas, the luncheon will feature national and international experts to discuss the outlook for Arkansas, the nation and the world.
Consumers in Arkansas say their personal finances have improved this year and so have their expectations for the states business climate next year, according to the Arvest Consumer Sentiment Survey this fall.
Lower employment, job gains and positive growth among most of Arkansas metro areas this year has pushed consumer confidence to its highest level in two years, according to the recent Arvest Consumer Sentiment Survey.
Marlon Blackwell Architects, the Fayetteville firm owned by University of Arkansas professor Marlon Blackwell, has been recognized by Architect magazine as the top firm in design in the magazines 2016 Architect 50 list. Architect magazine is the official publication of the American Institute of Architects.