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iol.co.za
#Rio2016: World is ready, but is Brazil?and business travelers tend to stay away from cities during massive events, sai
#Rio2016: World is ready, but is Brazil?
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
and business travelers tend to stay away from cities during massive events, said Victor Matheson, a sports economist at the College of the Holy Cross. Even if the games do draw the projected half-million new tourists, Moody's Investors Service and... Read more
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The Morning Call
How long should a baseball stadium last?is all driven by economics and greed rather than actual needs," said Victor Mat
How long should a baseball stadium last?
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
is all driven by economics and greed rather than actual needs," said Victor Matheson, an economics professor at the College of the Holy Cross. As long as some government is willing to help pay for a new stadium, American cities will probably... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How long should a baseball stadium last?is all driven by economics and greed rather than actual needs," said Victor Mat
How long should a baseball stadium last?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
is all driven by economics and greed rather than actual needs," said Victor Matheson, an economics professor at the College of the Holy Cross. As long as some government is willing to help pay for a new stadium, American cities will probably... Read more
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Boston Globe
Krafts exploring soccer stadium in Bostonwho grew up playing soccer and now want to watch, drink beer, and sing songs,”
Krafts exploring soccer stadium in Boston
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
who grew up playing soccer and now want to watch, drink beer, and sing songs,” said Victor Matheson, a sports economist at College of the Holy Cross and a former MLS referee. “Those are the passionate fans you want.” Kraft’s last major attempt to... Read more
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Fortune
How Donald Trump’s Nativism Ruined the GOPmore diverse. Nothing less than a defeat of historic proportions will allow the
How Donald Trump’s Nativism Ruined the GOP
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
more diverse. Nothing less than a defeat of historic proportions will allow the Republican Party to rise again like a phoenix from the ashes. Donald Brand is a professor of political science at the College of the Holy Cross in Worces... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Namedropper, June 21, 2016 -- Heritage Explorer Golf Tournament, Fulbright Scholar, Elkview Women GolfersUtilities, Stafursky Paving Co. and Gentex. Super students Alexander Simrell
Namedropper, June 21, 2016 -- Heritage Explorer Golf Tournament, Fulbright Scholar, Elkview Women Golfers
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Utilities, Stafursky Paving Co. and Gentex. Super students Alexander Simrell of Scranton is among seven students at the College of the Holy Cross awarded Fulbright grants to teach and conduct research around the world. Alexander received a... Read more
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The Wanderer
Academic Achievementsaverage of 3.50 or better and must have completed successfully all courses for
Academic Achievements
The Wanderer / Posted 8 days ago
average of 3.50 or better and must have completed successfully all courses for which they were registered. Maxwell McDonough Kearns of Marion received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the College of the Holy Cross at its 170th commencement on Ma... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
For Killingly grads, 'tomorrow is a fresh start'Raheb, 17, his high school experience laid the groundwork for college and a car
For Killingly grads, 'tomorrow is a fresh start'
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
Raheb, 17, his high school experience laid the groundwork for college and a career. Raheb said he’ll attend Massachusetts College of the Holy Cross to study classics.“So far, I’ve wanted to be an archeologist, a paleontologist, a veterinarian and... Read more
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The Wanderer
Mattapoisett Woman’s Club Scholarshipof Notre Dame with an interest in Math. She is the daughter of Jay and Laurie K
Mattapoisett Woman’s Club Scholarship
The Wanderer / Posted 10 days ago
of Notre Dame with an interest in Math. She is the daughter of Jay and Laurie Kassabian. – Maggie Wiggin, who will attend College of the Holy Cross to study Political Science and Finance. She is the daughter of Amy and Kenneth Wiggin. All four... Read more
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The Atlantic
Dear Donald: Here’s ‘What’s Going On’ With Muslimsit’s more appropriate to ask, “What’s wrong with Donald Trump?” Caner Dagli, a
Dear Donald: Here’s ‘What’s Going On’ With Muslims
The Atlantic / Posted 10 days ago
it’s more appropriate to ask, “What’s wrong with Donald Trump?” Caner Dagli, associate professor of religious studies, College of the Holy Cross Donald Trump’s claims about Muslims are bullshit in the proper sense. They are neither true nor... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Suyemoto does research at Worcester Art Museum | June 17, 2016UMass- Amherst. His AP French Language and Culture students visited the Worcest
Suyemoto does research at Worcester Art Museum | June 17, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 10 days ago
UMass- Amherst. His AP French Language and Culture students visited the Worcester Art Museum, where they researched French culture and the arts with help from Debby Aframe, a WAM and College of the Holy Cross librarian, who partnered with WA studen... Read more
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CBS News
Why archrivals DraftKings, FanDuel want to merge"That's a very common argument that companies make," she said in an interview.
Why archrivals DraftKings, FanDuel want to merge
CBS News / Posted 11 days ago
"That's a very common argument that companies make," she said in an interview. Sports economist Victor Matheson of the College of the Holy Cross also expresses skepticism that a merger of DraftKings and FanDuel would benefit... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
HarborOne Bank helps fund higher education of Brockton studentsJessica Freeborn – Brockton High School (University of Maine at Farmington) Jul
HarborOne Bank helps fund higher education of Brockton students
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 12 days ago
Jessica Freeborn – Brockton High School (University of Maine at Farmington) Julia D’Agostino – Notre Dame Academy (College of the Holy Cross) Julia Munroe – Southeastern Regional Vocational Technical High School (Norwich University) Marissa... Read more
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The Atlantic
Is There a Better Way to Build a Stadium?on behalf of a governor who says you should keep government out of everything,”
Is There a Better Way to Build a Stadium?
The Atlantic / Posted 12 days ago
on behalf of a governor who says you should keep government out of everything,” Victor Matheson, an economics professor at College of the Holy Cross, told me. There’s also the fact that these ventures rarely end well. Studies have found multiple... Read more
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Boston Globe
Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton offer contrasting responses to Orlando shootingtough talk than trying to change the subject and talk about gun control,” said
Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton offer contrasting responses to Orlando shooting
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
tough talk than trying to change the subject and talk about gun control,” said David Schaefer, a political scientist at the College of the Holy Cross who studies campaign rhetoric, foreign policy, and the presidency. “The problem with Trump is that... Read more
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Boston Globe
Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton offer contrasting responses to Orlando shootingtough talk than trying to change the subject and talk about gun control,” said
Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton offer contrasting responses to Orlando shooting
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
tough talk than trying to change the subject and talk about gun control,” said David Schaefer, a political scientist at the College of the Holy Cross who studies campaign rhetoric, foreign policy, and the presidency. “The problem with Trump is that... Read more
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Boston Globe
Meet the Red Sox' 2016 MLB Draft classCollege Magnolia Round 19, pick 568: Kyle Hart, LHP, Indiana University Cincin
Meet the Red Sox' 2016 MLB Draft class
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
College Magnolia Round 19, pick 568: Kyle Hart, LHP, Indiana University Cincinnati Round 20, pick 598: Nick Lovullo, SS, College of the Holy Cross Thousand Oaks Round 21, pick 628: Beau Capanna, SS, Bishop Gorman High School, Nevada Round 22,... Read more
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CBS News
Brazil's woes reach Olympian proportionsof hosting the Olympics has skyrocketed in recent years. According to research
Brazil's woes reach Olympian proportions
CBS News / Posted 13 days ago
of hosting the Olympics has skyrocketed in recent years. According to research by sports economists Victor Matheson of the College of the Holy Cross and Robert Baade of Lake Forrest College, the 1988 games in Seoul cost $6.5 billion to put on,... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Pittsfield High School Awards & ScholarshipsConnecticut State University: Austin Houghtaling. Clark University: Alexis Bur
Pittsfield High School Awards & Scholarships
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 13 days ago
Connecticut State University: Austin Houghtaling. Clark University: Alexis Burke, Carly Holmes, Jordan Monette. College of the Holy Cross: Ty Bramer. Endicott College: Brianna Carmona. Fairfield University: Kaytlin Barcus, Carly... Read more
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Boston Red Sox
Red Sox Select 30 Players on Final Day of 2016 June Draftround. Previously selected by the Red Sox in the 34th round of the 2015 June Dr
Red Sox Select 30 Players on Final Day of 2016 June Draft
Boston Red Sox / Posted 15 days ago
round. Previously selected by the Red Sox in the 34th round of the 2015 June Draft, the 22-year-old returned to Worcester's College of the Holy Cross for his senior season in 2016, leading the Crusaders in runs scored (42) and walks (40) while... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Teen credits SNL for interest in politicson SNL, I started to get into it," he said. After high school, Marcus plans to
Teen credits SNL for interest in politics
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
on SNL, I started to get into it," he said. After high school, Marcus plans to study political science and economics at College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass. The hardest part of reaching graduation was the scramble leading up the final... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Del Val grads told not to be limited by perfectionclass treasurer; student council; National Honor Society president; Mu Alpha Th
Del Val grads told not to be limited by perfection
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
class treasurer; student council; National Honor Society president; Mu Alpha Theta mathematics honor society; FBLA; engineering club; peer tutoring; peer buddies; volleyball; Lacrosse. Plans: College of the Holy Cross,... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
After 12 years, Lt. Col. Peter McCarthy is stepping downCol. McCarthy, who graduated from basic training in 1981 after earning a bachel
After 12 years, Lt. Col. Peter McCarthy is stepping down
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
Col. McCarthy, who graduated from basic training in 1981 after earning a bachelor’s degree in economics from College of the Holy Cross, arrived in Riverhead after retiring from the Marines in 2003. By the time he came on board, the... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Big spenders in Arlington? $500M subsidy for new Rangers park would be No. 2 in MLBprojects slowed after the recession and public contributions have been declinin
Big spenders in Arlington? $500M subsidy for new Rangers park would be No. 2 in MLB
Dallas Morning News / Posted 19 days ago
projects slowed after the recession and public contributions have been declining, said Matheson, a sports economist at College of the Holy Cross. He pointed to Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., where the 49ers play, and the new stadium... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Good deal, Arlington? Rangers' ballpark would be among most expensive for taxpayersprojects slowed after the recession and public contributions have been declinin
Good deal, Arlington? Rangers' ballpark would be among most expensive for taxpayers
Dallas Morning News / Posted 19 days ago
projects slowed after the recession and public contributions have been declining, said Matheson, a sports economist at College of the Holy Cross. He pointed to Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., where the 49ers play, and the new stadium... Read more
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Market Watch
NFL owners are finally shelling out Super Bowl stadium cashand its 2000 Super Bowl, its last, generated $375 million worth of “economic im
NFL owners are finally shelling out Super Bowl stadium cash
Market Watch / Posted 19 days ago
and its 2000 Super Bowl, its last, generated $375 million worth of “economic impact,” professor Victor Matheson at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass., says that’s overly optimistic. He notes that the “substitution effect” of... Read more
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Fortune
Libertarians Could Cost Hillary Clinton the White Housethird-party run for fear that he would take more votes from Clinton and give th
Libertarians Could Cost Hillary Clinton the White House
Fortune / Posted 22 days ago
third-party run for fear that he would take more votes from Clinton and give the presidency to Trump. Weld may now play the role that Bloomberg refused to play. Donald Brand is a professor of political science at the College of the H... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Four business questions on the Rangers, their new ballpark and Arlington the enablerwill, why not? “It’s awfully easy when you’re spending someone else’s money,”
Four business questions on the Rangers, their new ballpark and Arlington the enabler
Dallas Morning News / Posted 23 days ago
will, why not? “It’s awfully easy when you’re spending someone else’s money,” said Victor Matheson, a sports economist at College of the Holy Cross. Rich sports owners have been wringing subsidies out of local communities for so long that the... Read more
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Providence Business News
L.J.Jr. has been promoted to general counsel at Johnson & Wales University. He earn
L.J.
Providence Business News / Posted 23 days ago
Jr. has been promoted to general counsel at Johnson & Wales University. He earned his doctorate from Suffolk University Law School and holds an M.A. in pastoral ministry from Providence College and a B.A. in history from the College of the Holy Cro... Read more
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Miami New Times
Economists Say the NFL's Estimates of the Super Bowl's Impact on a City Are Laughablein the way of hotel rooms and nightlife. Not all economic estimates are zilch,
Economists Say the NFL's Estimates of the Super Bowl's Impact on a City Are Laughable
Miami New Times / Posted 27 days ago
in the way of hotel rooms and nightlife. Not all economic estimates are zilch, though. Economist Victor Matheson at the College of the Holy Cross told CBS News that the economic impact of hosting a Super Bowl exists, but could be as low as $30... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Take and Read: Faith in History and Society1980 In fall 1991, as a two-time alumnus of American Jesuit higher education (
Take and Read: Faith in History and Society
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 27 days ago
1980 In fall 1991, as a two-time alumnus of American Jesuit higher education (bachelor’s degree in religious studies, College of the Holy Cross; Master of Divinity, Jesuit School of Theology), I entered doctoral studies at Emory University... Read more

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