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No one wants to host the Olympics anymore —  will they go away?

It’s no secret that it’s a pricey pain to host the Olympic Games, running billions of dollars above the estimated budget. As the International Olympic Committee receives fewer bids with each problematic games, the future of the tradition is looking unsure. We spoke with Smith College Professor of Economics Andrew […]
No one wants to host the Olympics anymore  —  will they go away?
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The Australian team will move in to Rio’s Olympic Village

After raising concerns about the quality of the athlete’s accommodation in Rio’s Olympic Village, Australia’s Olympic chef de mission Kitty Chiller says the conditions have now been rectified and the Australian team will move in. “The workers that were with us today have been very good, really skilled and doing […]
The Australian team will move in to Rio’s Olympic Village