Fall 2015

  • Better Use of Fund op-ed published December 21, 2015 by ACRE Policy Analyst Jacob Bundrick in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.
  • Lower the Screen op-ed published December 3, 2015 by ACRE Policy Analyst Dr. Mavuto Kalulu in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.
  • The Review of Scope of Practice Rules in Arkansas and Task Switching. Testimony (read here) and power point presentation (click here) from ACRE Director, Dr. David Mitchell, PhD for the Arkansas State Legislature Joint Performance Review Committee Meeting on November 9, 2015.
  • ACRE scholar, Dr. Zack Donohew, discusses “Magic Markets” on Stossel September 4, 2015. Watch the interview hereDonohew on Stossel (1)
  • Nothing to Show op-ed published September 28, 2015 by ACRE Policy Analyst Dr. Mavuto Kalulu in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.
  • For More Freedom op-ed published September 19, 2015 by ACRE Director Dr. David Mitchell in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.
  • Economic freedom has been shown in numerous studies to promote prosperity and other positive outcomes, like increased literacy rates and educational opportunities, longer and healthier lives and greater overall happiness. But what exactly is economic freedom? How is it achieved? How does the United States compare with other countries around the world? How does Arkansas rank within the US? In this thought provoking radio interview, UCA Assistant Professor of Economics, Dr. Jeremy Horpedahl, explains the recent results of the Fraser Institute’s “Economic Freedom of the World” annual report. Listen to the entire program called “South Arkansas Forum” which aired on September 17, 2015 on all six stations listed at www.totalradio.com.