Olympics Anyone? Please.

08.03.2021 - By Trading Perspectives: An Economic Podcast

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What if they threw an Olympics and no one cared? Although the games are comfortably winning their respective time slots, viewership is significantly lower in both absolute and relative terms compared to recent Summer Olympics. What are the reasons? Change in viewer behavior? Confusion about schedules? Lack of fans at the live events? An overall dearth of team spirit? Generational differences? All of this and more? In this week’s Trading Perspectives, John and Sam discuss why interest in the Tokyo Olympics is as low as it is. Let’s just say, it has been a perfect storm.

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