NWA Business Journal

Teaching Fiscal Matters

Apr 19, 2018

On this week's Northwest Arkansas Business Journal Report, Kathleen Lawson, executive director of Economics Arkansas, discusses efforts to teach young Arkansans more about financial matters.

Putting the Pieces Together at School of Art

Apr 12, 2018

This week's Northwest Arkansas Business Journal Report includes a conversation with Lynda Coon, the chair of the search committee to find the first-ever director for the University of Arkansas School of Art.

Construction, Development, and Challenges to Growth

Apr 6, 2018

In today's edition of the Northwest Arkansas Business Journal Report, we get a look at residential construction numbers for Benton and Washington counties for the first few months of the year. We also get a look at the redevelopment of a former hotel in Fayetteville, and we also look at how the region's continued population growth has fueled demand for affordable housing.

Blockchain's Importance

Mar 29, 2018

Trucking and transportation is a big part of the northwest Arkansas economy. On this week's Northwest Arkansas Business Journal Report, Roby Brock talks to Shannon Newton, president of the Arkansas Trucking Association, about what's important for the industry as we move into the middle of the 21st century.

Catching up on Arkansas Agriculture

Mar 26, 2018

For a special edition of the Northwest Arkansas Business Journal Report, Roby Brock sits down with Wes Ward, the Arkansas Agriculture Secretary. Their conversation includes some of the good news, and bad, for Arkansas farmers. They speculate about the effect of possible tariffs and other trade issues.

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