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The Arkansas Economy in the Time of COVID-19

Dr. Mervin Jebaraj, Director of the Center for Business and Economic Research at the Sam M. Walton College of Business, delivered a report to the Arkansas Recovery Task Force on June 8, 2020.

Dr. Jebaraj detailed the impact that COVID-19 has had on Arkansas's unemployment rates, consumer spending and Arkansas-based businesses.

To view Dr. Jebaraj's full report, click here.