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Economic analysis of mega events: a discourse of method
Journal Title: ARCHIVIO DI STUDI URBANI E REGIONALI 
Author/s: Jérôme Massiani 
Year:  2021 Issue: 130 Language: French 
Pages:  23 Pg. 140-162 FullText PDF:  5820 KB
DOI:  10.3280/ASUR2021-130008
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We compare three methods for evaluating the impacts of a mega-event: Input-Output, CGE and CBA. IO has limitations due its insufficient consideration of substitution and saturation effects. CBA requires more methodological consistency. CGE appears very promising but it does not always sufficiently consider specificities of mega-events. The two last methods must improve in order to reach a convincing analysis and it would benefit from being combined with CBA to provide a more complete picture.
Keywords: Input Output; Cost-Benefit Analysis; Computable General Equilibrium; Mega-events.

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Jérôme Massiani, Economic analysis of mega events: a discourse of method in "ARCHIVIO DI STUDI URBANI E REGIONALI" 130/2021, pp. 140-162, DOI:10.3280/ASUR2021-130008

   

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