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Article on Women's Entrepreneurship Wins Best Paper Award at Academy of Management Journal
Professors Viswanath Venkatesh and Tracy Ann Sykes and doctoral student Mary Macharia co-authored a paper on economic challenges facing women entrepreneurs in rural India.
Turner Successfully Defends Master's Thesis in Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
Graduate student John Leander Turner's research compared risk and return for pre-harvest marketing of corn grain for his master's thesis.
Japanese Delegation Meets With Arkansas Business, Government Leaders
The World Trade Center Arkansas and Arkansas Secretary of State Mark Martin hosted the Consul General of Japan in Nashville, Hiroyuki Kobayashi, and a delegation on Dec. 10 in Little Rock.
Chancellor Visits Alumni, Students-to-be and Rotarians in Mountain Home
Chancellor Steinmetz spoke of student success initiatives, Advance Arkansas scholarships, faculty achievements and state growth.
Experts Set to Discuss Economy at 25th Business Forecast Luncheon
Three top economists will discuss the regional, national and international outlook at the annual Business Forecast luncheon.
East Africa Trade Mission to Grow Trade, Business, Tourism for Arkansas
The World Trade Center Arkansas is inviting Arkansas companies to join its trade mission to Kenya, Rwanda and Ethiopia.
Cole Mcquirk to Serve as Peace Corps Volunteer in Albania
Cole Mcquirk, a student studying Italian, will work with banks, nongovernental organizations and a municipality on ways to improve economic development.
Trade Director Explores Bilateral Opportunities in Paraguay, Brazil
Melvin Torres, director of Western Hemisphere Trade for the World Trade Center Arkansas, met with government officials and directors during regional meetings in Paraguay.
Northwest Arkansas Startup Weekend: Maker Edition to Be Held This Weekend
Techstar's Startup Weekend is returning to Northwest Arkansas this weekend, Nov. 30 to Dec. 2, in a weekend tailor-made for makers at the HFA Design Lab in Bentonville.
Mexican World Trade Center Seeks Arkansas Companies to Sell in Mexico
World Trade Center Arkansas and Querétaro will help connect Arkansas companies with buyers in Mexico to sell products and services