Andrew Zimbalist on Costs of the Olympics

Andrew Zimbalist, the Robert A. Woods professor of economics at Smith College, joins CFR's James M. Lindsay to discuss the political and economic costs of hosting the Olympics.

February 8, 2018 — 28:00 min
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Andrew Zimbalist, the Robert A. Woods professor of economics at Smith College and author of Circus Maximus: The Economic Gamble Behind Hosting the Olympics and the World Cup, joins CFR's James M. Lindsay to discuss the political and economic costs of hosting the Olympics.

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