Fields of Dreams

September 2010
Entertainment & Sports Lawyer;Fall2010, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p20
The article focuses on the public and private financing of sports stadiums in the U.S. It informs that the trend of public financing of sports stadiums started in 1923 with the opening of the Los Angeles Coliseum. It tells that a basic stadium financing plan involves taxpayer participation by way of bond issues and other public subsidies. It further informs about the benefits of public and private cooperation in the financing of professional sports stadiums.


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