PBS NewsHour

Do cities actually lose money hosting the Super Bowl?

Clip: 02/01/2015 | 3m 16s

In the days leading up to Super Bowl XLIX, economists are debating the fiscal wisdom of cities that compete to host the big game. Do cities lose money when they host the Super Bowl? Mina Kimes, a senior writer for ESPN, spoke with Hari Sreenivasan on the issue.

Aired: 02/01/15

Rating: NR

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