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7.08 Leisure programs and green spaces increase tax revenue for all levels of government and potential income for non-profits and private business. (recreation, sport, arts, culture)

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  2. The Value of Sport and Physical Recreation to Tasmania
    2010 - Australia

    Although the current levels of investment in sport and physical recreation (SPR) yield a strong return, a more economically efficient outcome can be achieved by increasing the regular rate of...

  3. The Scientific Evidence Relating to the Impact of Recreation on Youth Development
    2010 - USA

    "Park and recreation department out of school time programs can make significant contributions in nine areas . They can:
    1 . contribute to reducing juvenile delinquency
    2 . contribute to...

  4. Using GIS and landscape metrics in the hedonic price modeling of the amenity value of urban green sp
    2007 - China

    In 2007,  Landscape and Urban Planning reported that: ”   As expected, the results proved that the hedonic pricing model performed well using this approach, and accordingly it was further improved....

  5. Economic Impact Assessment: Yarmouth Multi-Purpose Complex
    1997 - Canada

    Over the eleven (11) year period of construction and operation of the new Yarmouth multipurpose facility,it will provide total benefits of $ 10. 8 million dollars of household income to the...

  6. Canada Winter Games 2007: Economic Impact Assessment Final Report
    2008 - Canada

    The 2007 Canada Winter Games contributed an estimated $75.2 million to the GDP and generated $176.7 million in economic activity throughout the Yukon.

  7. 2008 Arctic Winter Games: Economic Impact Assessment
    2008 - Canada

    The combined spending of operations and visitors to the 2008 Arctic Winter Games exceeded $6.6 million, generating an estimated $13.2 million in economic activity for the Northwest Territories, of...

  8. Socio – Economic Impacts of Arts and Cultural Organizations in BC: Grant Applicants to the BC Arts C
    2006 - Canada

    The economy-wide economic impacts (benefits) of initial expenditures by the funded arts and cultural organizations are calculated. These organizations spent $155 million on initial expenditures....

  9. Viessmann FIS World Cup 2005:Sovereign Lake Nordic Club:Economic Impact Assessment
    2006 - Canada

    The 2005 FIS World Cup provided considerable economic benefits to the Province of British Columbia and the City of Vernon. The combined expenditures of visitors, event operations, and capital...

  10. The Economic Impact of the 2002 Saskatchewan Winter Games; Humboldt and Region February 17 - 23, 200
    2002 - Canada

    The average visitor to the winter games stayed in Humboldt and region 2.8 days and spent $126.57 or an average of $45.20 per day.


  11. How Much Value Does the City of Philadelphia Receive from its Park and Recreation System?
    2008 - USA

    Increased property tax due to the increase in property value of certain residences because of their proximity to parks came to $18.1 million in fiscal year 2007.

    Sales tax receipts from tourism...

  12. 2003 Canada Winter Games Economic Impact Assessment
    2003 - Canada

    The combined spending of the operations, capital and visitors were estimated to be $38.7 million, which generated a total potential economic activity of $70.4 million in the province. Of this,...

  13. Economic impact of Prince Edward Island sport and recreation
    2001 - Canada

    The direct economic impact of the P.E.I. Sport and Recreation sector is $43.5 million in total expenditures.
    Total economic impact is $32.6 million in household income and $47.4 million in...

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  • Leisure Information Network (LIN)
  • Alberta Recreation and Parks Association

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  • Canadian Parks and Recreation Association (CPRAA)

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