As the economy bounces back from recession, so is stadium construction in the U.S. The structures cost more than a pretty penny, but few seem concerned about economics.
The economy is improving, but very slowly. There are reasons for optimism in 2014 as things are picking up, but this is nothing like a typical postwar “recovery”.
News about the the economy has been mostly positive lately. The official Bureau of Labor Statistics jobs report showed an impressive gain of 288,000 in April, an annual rate of 3.4 million if it were to continue. The headline unemployment rate fell to 6.3%, and the more comprehensive U6