The Effect of Sports Franchises on Property Values: The Role of Owners versus Renters

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Katherine A. Kiel; Victor Matheson; Christopher Sullivan;
  • Subject: impact analysis, stadiums, football, mega-event, tourism
    • jel: jel:L83 | jel:O18 | jel:R53

This paper estimates the public benefits to homeowners in cities with NFL franchises by examining housing prices rather than housing rents. In contrast to Carlino and Coulson (2004) we find that the presence of an NFL franchise has no effect on housing prices in a city.... View more
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