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Sports Stadiums: Temples to Crony Capitalism

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Tags Big GovernmentTaxes and Spending

10/14/2014Salmaan A. Khan

Although it's clear that they offer no economic net benefit, American cities are building taxpayer-funded sports stadiums every chance they get. Billionaire team owners and politicians benefit greatly while ordinary taxpayers do less well, writes Salmaan A. Khan. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Keith Hocker.

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Salmaan A. Khan

Salmaan A. Khan is a graduate of Benedictine University with a B.A. in Economics. He currently works for a telecom company and is pursuing a graduate degree in supply chain management.

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