Jennings, Will (2012) The average cost overrun for producing the Olympic Games has been more than 200% since 1976. LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog (28 Jul 2012) Blog Entry.
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Will Jennings explores the history of vast cost overruns for Olympic Games. He isolates three common factors behind grossly underestimated costs since 1976: the bid process, uncontrolled growth in project specifications, and the failure to identify and manage risk.
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|Library of Congress subject classification:||H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
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