A commentary in this week’s issue of Arkansas Business presents statistics on the Arkansas’ new minimum wage with comparisons to other states — adjusting for differences in cost-of-living and average earnings: “Evaluating New Minimum Wage’s Effects.” A spreadsheet of the raw data and calculations, along with a more complete interstate comparison of price- and wage-adjusted minimum wage rates, can be downloaded here: Minimum Wages by State.
Arkansas Economic Forecast Conference – Nov. 9th, 2023
Mark your calendar to join the Little Rock Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, in partnership with the Arkansas Economic Development Institute, for the 2023 Arkansas Economic Forecast Conference.
Date: Thurs., Nov. 9, 2023
Time: 7:30 – 9:30 a.m.