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Title Bulls markets : Chicago's basketball business and the new inequality / Sean Dinces.
Author Dinces, Sean, author.
Publication Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2018.
Copyright date ©2018
Description ix, 304 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Call # 330.9773 D
Series Historical studies of urban America
Historical studies of urban America.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Bullish on image: basketball and the promotion of postindustrial Chicago -- "Normally, heroes cost you money": Bulls fans in the new Gilded Age -- The Bulls as "good business": the United Center and redeveloping Chicago's Near West Side -- Anchor or shipwreck? the United Center and economic development in West Haven -- "Peanut envy": the United Center's war against sidewalk vendors -- "Nothing but net profits": public dollars and tax policy at the United Center -- Conclusion.
Subject Chicago Bulls (Basketball team) -- Economic aspects.
United Center (Chicago, Ill.)
Basketball -- Economic aspects -- Illinois -- Chicago.
Arenas -- Economic aspects -- Illinois -- Chicago.
Near West Side (Chicago, Ill.) -- Economic conditions.
United Center (Chicago, Ill.) (OCoLC)fst02002326
Chicago Bulls (Basketball team) (OCoLC)fst00586638
Basketball -- Economic aspects. (OCoLC)fst00828214
Economic history. (OCoLC)fst00901974
Economics. (OCoLC)fst00902116
Illinois -- Chicago. (OCoLC)fst01204048
Illinois -- Chicago -- Near West Side. (OCoLC)fst01323535
ISBN 9780226583211 hardcover ; alkaline paper
022658321X hardcover ; alkaline paper
Standard # 40028643295

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