Play the Game: Understanding why taxpayers end up with the bill for white elephants

See on Scoop.itThe Scoreline Diminishes

In Portugal, the local municipality of Leiria is paying 5,000 Euro per day in maintenance costs for a stadium that is now closed. And a further eight percent of the annual local municipality budget is spent repaying the mortgage of the stadium that was built for the European championships in football in 2004.

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