The True Cost of the Olympics

Friday, July 20, 2012

Even though the original estimate for the cost of the London Olympics was $6.5 billion, this week it was announced the cost will be over 100 percent more at $13 billion. Charlie Herman, business and economics editor at The Takeaway and WNYC, takes a look at how much the Olympics cost London versus how much they'll actually make during the Games.

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Charlie Herman

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