Research Note : Contrary Evidence on the Economic Impact of the Super Bowl on the Victorious City
AbstractPrevious research has indicated a surprising statistically significant impact on the local economy in the city that wins the Super Bowl. An analysis of personal income growth in victorious Super Bowl cities from 1972-2000 cannot further confirm these results, finding no statistically significant effect on the local economies of these cities.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Department of Economics, Williams College in its series Department of Economics Working Papers with number 2003-14.
Length: 12 pages
Date of creation: Mar 2003
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Publication status: published in Journal of Sports Economics, Vol. 6:4 (November 2005), 420-428.
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