The Stadium Question: Blessing or Burden for Cities?

Finestone, Deborah
November 2001
Bond Buyer;11/9/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31262, p34
Trade Publication
Discusses the factors to be considered to evaluate the potential impact of bonds related to sports on a city's credit quality. Effect of sports facility on Oakland, California; Advantage of sports facility being secured by various revenue streams; Reason behind the decision of Harris County-Houston Sports Authority in Texas to issue sports bonds; Loss due to the sports related bonds issued by Portland, Oregon.


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