Posts Tagged ‘Judith Grant Long’

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    Unaffordable Sports Stadiums

    Jul 13, 11 • 87 Views • Behavioral Economics, Businesses, Economic Debates, Economic History, Environment, Government, Households, Labor, Macroeconomic Measurement, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    The year is 1996. The place is Hamilton County, Ohio. You are standing in a voting booth deciding whether to approve a .5% sales tax increase to help build and maintain 2 new sports stadiums. Although the spending will exceed $500 million, you have been...