Economics


VisITMilwaukee
| July 9, 2018
Milwaukee Announces Strong Tourism Numbers   

VISIT Milwaukee has released final data from the Wisconsin Department of Tourism indicating strong growth in the tourism market for 2017. More>>



POW
Whitepaper | July 1, 2018
The Economic Contributions of Winter Sports in a Changing Environment   

This analysis discusses what changes we can expect in the future of the winter sports industry under high and low emissions scenarios. More>>



Drones
Article | June 27, 2018
Drone Sports Flying High   

What’s up in the drone world? Its World Cup is on and its appeal is growing. An array of venues, from NFL stadiums to disaster training centers to... More>>



Online
Article | June 27, 2018
A Tax on the Roaming Gnome? Legislation Could Fund More Venues   

A tax on the roaming gnome? The Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board could see a new sports complex if legislation is passed to subject Internet... More>>



WEG
Article | June 27, 2018
World Equestrian Games Could be a Game-Changer for North Carolina   

By the time the World Equestrian Games (WEG) at Tryon Equestrian Center in North Carolina are off and running in September, more than 500... More>>



Hurricanes
Article | June 27, 2018
Storm-Prone Caribbean Destinations Begin Offering Hurricane Insurance   

The Caribbean knows when to drop back and punt. After being slammed by two major hurricanes last season, the area is looking to lure travelers with a... More>>



MuckingStalls
Article | June 27, 2018
Government Increases Number of Foreign Visa Workers   

Many sports and hospitality industry businesses, previously contemplating hiring workers from Puerto Rico to fill heavy labor and hospitality jobs,... More>>



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>>



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