Tag: GDP

by The City Wire staff -

Arkansas GDP up 1.3% in 2012

Arkansas’ economy grew an estimated 1.3% in 2012, with growth in manufacturing, utilities and trade responsible for most of the increase. The increase is better than the 0.7% gross domestic…

by The City Wire staff -

Reports present fuzzy economic picture

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Wednesday (Feb. 29) that Arkansas and Mississippi were the only two states to see an increase in their 2011 average annual unemployment rate compared…