2004 Motorsports: Under Threat
In 2004, The UNC Charlotte Urban Institute completed research on the economic impact of motorsports in North Carolina. A background history of motorsports in the state is available in the Report “Motorsports: A North Carolina Growth Industry Under Threat.” An executive summary of this report is also available. Economist John Connaughton of the UNC Charlotte Belk College of Business studied the economic impacts of the sport in the report “The Economic Impacts of the Motorsports Industry on the North Carolina Economy.” Copies of all three of these reports are available in our web publications section.Three sections of the Regional Indicators are frequently requested: Economic, Environmental and Social Well-Being. These individual sections of the Regional Indicators report are available in our web publications section.