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Super Stupidity: Super Bowl Economics

Thanks to a call from an astute ScottsdaleTrails reader, I was alerted to an article in yesterday’s USA Today which asks, “Is the Super Bowl really a boost to host cities?“ To put it mildly, the economic justification for host city contributions to the “non-profit” NFL are sketchy. And then in today’s Arizona Republic, Mary […]

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Super Rich, Poor Goldwater

I have to chuckle anytime I see Goldwater Institute get on their high horse about tax breaks and taxpayer-funded subsidies. In a paywalled article on the Phoenix Business Journal (“Helping the rich get richer: Tax breaks, subsidies, other incentives benefit big businesses and powerful industries“), Mike Sunnucks leads into what I think is an interview […]

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