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10. Olympic Development

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The Olympics are lots of fun, but require an enormous amount of preparation and construction.  This is a photo gallery of the years of construction that it took for Sochi to prepare for the winter games.  Summarize what you find interesting.  In your opinion, what are the economic pros/cons of hosting the Olympics?  Is hosting an economic boost or burden for the country?  The second link is just a fun photo gallery from the Sochi games.

http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2014/02/sochi-2014-seven-years-of-preparation/100675/

http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2014/02/2014-sochi-winter-olympics-comes-to-a-close/100687/

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