The Omaha Symphony and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Bureau of Business Research announced the results of the study.
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The Omaha Symphony has generated an accumulative economic impact of $45 million in Douglas County during the past five years, according to a study released Tuesday.
The Omaha Symphony and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Bureau of Business Research announced the results of the study, including an impact of $22.52 million in labor income paid to an estimated 161 workers in the five-year period ending June 30, 2012. During that same time, the symphony’s economic impact on the state of Nebraska (outside Douglas County) was $36.95 million, including $17.87 million in labor income.
Last year alone, the Omaha Symphony’s economic impact was $8.88 million in Douglas County, including $4.47 million in labor income paid during the fiscal year ending June 30, 2012.