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Obama library on South Side could bring in tourists, cash: study

The Chicago Sun-Times featured AEG’s study analyzing the Barack Obama Presidential Library’s economic impact in the following article:

An Obama library on Chicago’s South Side would, according to an economic study done for the University of Chicago, lure enough visitors for 30 restaurants and 11 retailers nearby; create demand for a new hotel near the site; bolster state and local tax revenues, and spur other development and jobs.

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