The Washington Post has an article about the economic impact of the “Harbaugh effect.” I don’t think Michigan fans will be surprised one bit by the increase in business.
The large parking lot at the big high school across the street from the giant stadium reaped between $43,000 and $54,000 for each of the first three home college football games of 2014. For the first three games of 2015, make that $62,000, $65,000 and $59,000.
“Isn’t that amazing, how one person can make that much difference?” Judy Solowczuk said.
The hiring of one person in American college football can stimulate an entire ecosystem. This cultural, economic and odd human concept might have found its epitome last Dec...Read More