Stadium Subsidies

Stadium Subsidies

The Hidden, Unexpected Public Costs of a Stadium

The state of Minnesota has found that it's expected revenue stream from new e-gambling games will not be sufficient to

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Economic Impact Stadium Subsidies

Why Government Spending Stimulus Often Fails to Stimulate

Niels Veldhuis and Charles Lammam, responding to political criticism on a study they wrote on Canadian government stimulus attempts, have

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Canada Stadium Subsidies

Canadian Style Stadium Financing

Phil Miller mentioned in passing the new $400 million arena proposal floating around Quebec City these days.  Never mind that

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scandals Stadium Subsidies

Sports Porkulus

There has been some speculation around here lately about how much of the stimulus money will go to professional sports.

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economic development NFL Stadium Subsidies

Threat Point - The Vikes

This week in Sports Economics I talked about the effect sports teams and sports stadiums have on their local economies

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economic development Stadium Subsidies

Kudos to Art Rolnick

Noted for the record: 1.  The former VP of the Minneapolis Fed tells it like it is in a hearing

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NBA Stadium Subsidies Stadiums

19 Years Old, 100% Publicly Financed and Owned, and a Pile of Rubble

The Charlotte Coliseum, the site of 19 years of sporting excellence, has been imploded. This arena was opened in 1988

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marketing Stadium Subsidies

Oriole Park - success story for whom?

There are two stories related to Oriole Park at Camden Yards in the Baltimore press. A common thread in the

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