Andrew Zimbalist

Andrew Zimbalist, a professor of economics at Smith College, is the author of Circus Maximus: The Economic Gamble Behind Hosting the Olympics and the World Cup
Andrew Zimbalist
Andrew Zimbalist, a professor of economics at Smith College, is the author of Circus Maximus: The Economic Gamble Behind Hosting the Olympics and the World Cup

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Opinion | Why host the Fifa World Cup? The sacrifices seem to outweigh the gains

Chicago’s polite refusal to play host when the tournament goes to the Americas in 2026 makes sense when the scale of the outlay in Russia is considered

23 Jun 2018 - 6:51PM

Chicago’s polite refusal to play host when the tournament goes to the Americas in 2026 makes sense when the scale of the outlay in Russia is considered

Why host the Fifa World Cup? The sacrifices seem to outweigh the gains