Competitive Analysis of Illinois Tourism Marketing Funding
The Illinois Council of Convention and Visitor Bureaus engaged Tourism Economics to conduct an independent analysis of state tourism promotion funding in Illinois and to analyze the potential impacts to the state, and local economies, of hypothetical long-term reductions to state tourism promotion funding, also referred to as destination promotion funding.
Tourism Economics’ results are summarized as follows.
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