A Cost-Benefit Analysis of an Olympic Games

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McHugh, Darren;
(2006)
  • Publisher: Kingston (Ontario): Queen's University, Department of Economics
  • Subject: Cost/Benefit Analysis | Olympics | Tourism | Cost/Benefit Analysis, Olympics, Tourism | D61
    • ddc: ddc:330
      jel: jel:D61

This paper attempts to estimate the net benefit to Canada of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games. Two particular classes of problems in Olympic CBA are studied in detail. The first is the unique nature of project dependency in an Olympic Games, and this is surmounte... View more
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