Showing posts with category "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 (not much). That doesn't keep owners

August 15, 2022
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economic development

Is New Orelans still a Big League City?

This article in today's NY Sun, "Pro Sports Far From Easy in New Orleans," points out the difficulties facing New Orleans' two big sports teams.

August 10, 2022
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stadium subsidies

Stadium Debt

Stadium debt, in some cases, hangs around a lot longer than the teams that once played in them. From the Houston Chronicle comes this story that the vacant

August 10, 2022
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stadium renovations

Stadium Naming Fun

Lackawanna County stadium naming contract must be made public, state says

August 18, 2022
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stadium renovations

Arena subsidies: Not just for big cities anymore

While the huge subsidies handed out for new facilities in the big leagues get the most press here at EZDzine, yesterday the New York

August 17, 2022
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general

Message to the Vikings: You Can Have Our Taxes, But You'll Never Get Our Convention Business!!!

The Minnesota Vikings raised some eyebrows with a presentation they gave about their proposal for a new stadium.

August 13, 2022
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economic development

Subsidies: The Gifts that (taxpayers) Keep on Giving

Happy holidays, loyal TSE readers. Here at EZDzine, we like to keep track of who has been naughty and who has been nice in the sports economics

August 9, 2022
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stadium subsidies