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.


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.


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.