The Winter Olympics begins next Friday with a stirring opening ceremony held at the brand-new Olympic stadium in Pyeongchang. But that stadium will be used only three more times after that before it's decommissioned. South Korea could spend nearly $13 billion hosting the games, and some people are asking if it's worth it.
Here & Now's Peter O'Dowd speaks with Judith Grant-Long, associate professor of sport management at the University of Michigan and a co-director of the Michigan Center for Sport and Policy.
This article was originally published on February 01, 2018.
This segment aired on February 1, 2018.