By Chris Dempsey,Andrew Zimbalist
No Boston Olympics is the tale of the way an advert hoc, underfunded team of numerous and engaged electorate joined jointly to problem and eventually derail Boston’s boosters, the USOC, and the IOC. Chris Dempsey was once cochair of No Boston Olympics, the crowd that first voiced skepticism, demanded responsibility, and catalyzed dissent. Andrew Zimbalist is an international specialist at the economics of activities, and the best researcher at the hidden expenditures of website hosting mega-events akin to the Olympics and the area Cup. jointly, they inform Boston’s tale, whereas offering a blueprint for electorate who search to problem expensive, wasteful, disruptive, and dicy Olympic bids of their personal cities.
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No Boston Olympics: How and Why Smart Cities Are Passing on the Torch by Chris Dempsey,Andrew Zimbalist