The Economics of major sports events:

08/07/01

Today's guest, Philip Porter, a professor of Economics at the University of South Florida, has studied the economic impact of Superbowls and the Olympics for the last 12 years. He says the Superbowl in Tampa and the Olympics in Atlanta had a zero net impact on sales receipts in either community. Porter has just completed his study of the 2001 Superbowl in Tampa.

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