Economic Impact

Medina Country Club (CBS)

Ryder Cup To Bring Economic Boost To Medinah, Vacation Week For Lake Park H.S.

The Ryder Cup–pitting the top U.S. pros against Europe’s best – is being played at Medinah Country Club.

CBS Chicago–09/24/2012

Medina Country Club (CBS)

Dollars Follow Ryder Cup To Medinah

Medinah Country Club was a hub of activity Friday as workers set the stage for the largest golf tournament in the world. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

09/21/2012

An aerial view of Chicago's convention complex where the NATO summit will be held. (CBS)

NATO Host Committee Puts Dollar Figure On Summit’s Economic Impact

A consultant’s study on the economic impact of the summit indicates total spending of $128 million, local tax revenues of $3 million and more than 2,000 temporary jobs. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.

04/30/2012

Derrick Rose

Bulls, Hawks Playoff Runs Worth Millions To City

The Chicago Bulls begin their NBA playoff run tomorrow, and a financial consulting firm figures the Chicago area could reap tens of millions of dollars if the team goes deep into the playoffs.

04/15/2011