Economics


GulfShorees
News | June 18, 2018
Alabama Beaches to Host a Summer of Sluggers   

During the summer of 2018, Gulf Shores and Orange Beach will welcome 968 teams to the area for more sluggers and summer fun. More>>



GolfCourseWorker
Article | June 13, 2018
Displaced Puerto Rican Workers Helping Fill Positions in Hospitality, Sports Venues   

As Puerto Rico (very) slowly rebuilds after Hurricane Maria, many displaced island residents are already seeking employment on the mainland at hotels... More>>



Copa
Article | June 13, 2018
Paradigm Shift for Event Owners: Baseball Finding Favor Among Hispanics   

With Hispanic individuals comprising almost one-third of all Major League Baseball players, the sport’s Latino fan base is increasing. And that has... More>>



FIFA
Article | June 13, 2018
By the Numbers: 2018 FIFA World Cup   

Fact: Team USA won’t be on the field when the 2018 FIFA World Cup begins tomorrow. Also fact: we can still enjoy one of international sport’s... More>>



Casino
Article | June 13, 2018
U.S. Lottery Industry, Native American Tribes Want Pieces of Regulated Sport Betting Market   

Now that states are free to allow legalized sports betting, the lottery industry and the Native American demographic (which run casinos in several... More>>



Dads
Article | June 13, 2018
Father Figure: Sports Event Tie-Ins Can Benefit from the Relationship   

It’s not a bad thing for planners of sports events that Father’s Day arrives at the confluence of baseball season and the last weeks of school.... More>>



Savannah
| June 4, 2018
Publix Savannah Women’s Half & 5K Makes $1.8 Million Impact in Community   

The Publix Savannah Women’s Half Marathon & 5K brought more than 3,300 room nights and a direct visitor spend of $1.8 million-plus. More>>



CIAA
File | May 31, 2018
Economic Impact of the CIAA Tournament   

The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA)'s most recent tournament left a lasting impact on the Charlotte, NC, economy. More>>



GoldenKnights
Article | May 30, 2018
Las Vegas Casino Workers’ Strike Could Impact Stanley Cup Finals   

A few weeks ago, the idea that casino workers in Vegas might go on strike wasn't even an issue for the sports industry. Now, however, with the Las... More>>



SportsBetting
Article | May 30, 2018
Supreme Court's Decision on Sports Betting: What’s Next?   

We know the Supreme Court struck down a federal law limiting sports betting to Nevada. What we don’t know (exactly) is what the trickle-down effect... More>>



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