Michael Jordan has $10 billion impact on U.S. economy

June 1998
Jet;06/22/98, Vol. 94 Issue 4, p48
Reports that the United States economy has benefited due to the National Basketball Association's (NBA) Most Valuable Player (MVP), Michael Jordan's special touch. Comments made by the basketball player in `Fortune' magazine; Number of times Jordan has been the NBA MVP; Amount of money the box offices made from Jordan's motion picture `Space Jam.'


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