Economics


Perspectives1
Article | March 23, 2018
The Secret to Success of an Off-Season or Weekday Event   

With 52 weekends in a year and only 15 of those weekends falling between Memorial Day and Labor Day, the reality is that all the annual sporting... More>>



BusDev1
Article | March 23, 2018
Photography: Getting the Picture-Perfect Partner   

After the winning team has hoisted the trophy, after the stands have emptied out and after everyone has gone home, the best marketing tool for the... More>>



Stadium
Article | March 21, 2018
Proposed Bills to Limit Public Spending on Stadiums, Arenas Not Gaining Ground   

The idea of putting laws in place that would limit how much could be spent on stadiums and sports arenas is not only not gaining traction, it’s... More>>



Hotels
Article | March 21, 2018
Room Pirates: A Persistent Threat to the Sports Event Industry   

While the sports event industry is constantly evolving, the threat it can’t shake is hotel pirates. Pirates, also known as room block poachers, are... More>>



RunningUSA
| March 19, 2018
Running USA Announces New Runner Retention Survey   

Why do runners run? Why do they stop running? What brings them back? These and more findings are profiled in the Runner Retention Survey. More>>



NCAA
Article | March 17, 2018
How Will FBI’s NCAA Investigation Impact March Madness?   

With March Madness finally underway, the FBI’s investigation into college basketball could make this year’s men’s basketball tournament as... More>>



VisitIndy
| March 12, 2018
Indianapolis Tourism Drives Record-Setting Impact   

Visitors to Indianapolis have boosted the region’s economy with record spending for six consecutive years. More>>



PalmTrees
Article | March 7, 2018
Student-Led Boycott of Florida for Spring Break Could Hurt Sports Events   

The Parkland school shootings took place almost a month ago and the reverberations are still being felt. Now, the tourism industry has found itself... More>>



SeaOtter
Article | March 7, 2018
The Sea Otter Classic   

There’s a lot to be learned from an event that started as a regional mountain bike race and grew into the largest cycling festival in North... More>>



DirtySnow
Article | March 7, 2018
Report: Warmer Winters Costing Winter Sports Industry Over $1 Billion   

Climate change is a hot-button topic, so new research on the economic effect of warmer winters and skimpier snow on winter tourism destinations may... More>>



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