Matthew J. Bernthal
Thomas H. Regan

Economic impact analysis is an important tool for sport and entertainment marketers in the promotion of their event and for host community leaders in developing their economy and promoting tourism.Read more

Matthew Brown
Mark Nagel
Chad McEvoy
Daniel Rascher

The opening of the Palace of Auburn Hills, the SkyDome, and Oriole Park at Camden Yards led to the beginning of a construction boom in professional sport. In the National Football League (NFL) alone, 26 stadiums have been built or renovated in the past 10 years. Due to the additional revenue generated by these facilities and the NFL’s current revenue sharing system, professional football franchises are building new stadia for economic reasons rather than to replace unusable or unsafe facilities. The purpose of this study was to determine if a significant difference in net revenue change...Read more