Fall 2016

  • On December 28, 2016, ACRE policy analyst Jacob Bundrick and ACRE Scholar Jeremy Horpedahl were on Newsradio 102.9 KARN discussing tax reform in Arkansas.
  • ACRE Student Research Fellow Maleka Momand was quoted extensively in an article in the Times Record for her research on Civil Asset Forfeiture on December 4, 2016.
  • ACRE Scholar Dr. Jeremy Horpedahl, along with Nicole Kaeding of the Tax Foundation, testified on November 14 before the Arkansas Revenue and Taxation committee about their new tax reform study titled “Arkansas: A Road Map for Tax Reform.” Their testimony and research was featured in several different media outlets following the release of the report. It was discussed on KARK Channel 4 News and covered in Arkansas’s major papers including Talk Business and Politics, the Times RecordArkansas Business, and the Arkansas-Democrat Gazette. Click here to download the full report.
  • Risky Proposition op-ed published October 22, 2016 by ACRE policy analyst Jacob Bundrick in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.
  • Policy analyst Jacob Bundrick’s recent blog post on tax breaks and subsides in Arkansas was recently cited in a Letter to the Editor by Mr. Dane Clark of Fort Smith in the Lonoke Democrat. Clark’s letter was circulated in several local Arkansas papers like the The Helena Arkansas Daily World, the Fort Smith Times Record, and the Arkansas News Bureau. This blog post was based on Bundrick’s recent policy review, Tax Breaks and Subsidies: Challenging the Arkansas Status Quo.
  • Film Incentives Benefit Out-of-Staters op-ed published October 10, 2016 by ACRE policy analyst Jacob Bundrick and Rajshree Agarwal, the director of the Ed Snider Center for Enterprise and Markets at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business in The Baltimore Sun. 
  • Shortage Solution op-ed published September 23rd, 2016 by ACRE policy analyst Dr. Mavuto Kalulu in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.
  • Taking a Gamble op-ed published September 3rd, 2016 by ACRE policy analyst Jacob Bundrick in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.