When today is all said it done, everyone when sit down and talk about what it all means.
On Wednesday, you can catch Matt Heimer, a senior editor at SmartMoney, the Wall Street Journal Magazine, talking about the national election results at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Fall Economic Forecast Conference luncheon.
Registration and breakfast begins at 9:30 a.m. Heiner appears along with local and national economic forecasters at UALR’s regular conference, which ArkansasBusiness.com will cover.
It’ll be a great time to hear from a national business journalist on what Tuesday’s results mean for nation’s business community.
Full event news release on the jump.
Matt Heimer, senior editor of SmartMoney, the Wall Street Journal Magazine, will discuss the impact of the national election results at UALR’s Fall Economic Forecast Conference luncheon on Wednesday, Nov. 5.
Prior to lunch, Dan Thornton, vice president and economic advisor of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, will discuss the economic outlook for the nation, region, and state.
Registration and a continental breakfast will begin at 9:30 a.m., followed by welcoming remarks and followed by Thornton’s outlooks.
Following lunch, a panel discussion on the impact of the Fayetteville Shale development on communities will feature Conway County Judge Jimmy Hart, Brad Lacy, president and CEO of the Conway Development Corp.; and Jerry Cash, director of economic development for the city of Cleburne, Texas. He will discuss the impact of Barnett Shale development had on Texas communities.
Registration for the conference is $50 per person. For more information or make reservations, contact Neva Wayman at (501) 569-8551.
On Thursday, Political Animals gather to hash it out. Panel includes John Brummett, Karen Ray and Rep. Steve Harrelson.
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