“Gay Games 2014 pumped $52 million into Cleveland-area economy, says new study”

 The 2014 Gay Games, which attracted nearly 8,000 athletes to Northeast Ohio in August, added $52 million to the local economy during the eight-day event, according to a just-completed study by two economics professors at Kent State University. • An additional $13.3 million was generated in so-called “indirect spending,” including spending by waitresses, bartenders, food suppliers and […]