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Nobody Won the Economic World Series

Studies crowing about financial benefits for host cities are dubious at best.
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The Kansas City Royals are world champions, after defeating the New York Mets in Game 5 of the World Series in 12 innings Sunday night. But some might have you believe that there's reason for residents of both cities to celebrate, at least from a financial standpoint.

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