World Cuponomics

There were definitely some exciting games at the World Cup this weekend. The U.S. team actually earned a point! And Brazil was Brazil. There’s only one thing more exciting than watching the World Cup games…it’s learning the economic effects of the World Cup!

  • Read here why the world economy will benefit most from an Italian victory at the 2006 World Cup.
  • Check out this interesting report about World Cup from the Goldman Sach Economic Research group.
  • Watch the famous Ronaldhino hit the goal post four times in a row without letting the ball hit the ground from more than 40 yards away!