October 5, 2013 4:13 PM

Research suggests that a winning Chiefs team can do a wealth of good

Studies co-authored by Michael C. Davis, an associate professor at the Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla, have tracked a bump in per capita personal income in NFL towns that climb from losing to winning. “Are fans who are in a better mood buying more or are they working harder? Or is it a combination of both?” Davis said. “In either case, at least it improves the economy.”

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