Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.); Historic sites; Conservation and restoration; Business planning; Market research; Economic research; Tourism
In the report by the Harrison Price Company for the Ellis Island, Statue of Liberty Centennial Commission certain essential economic constraints and parameters are described that control what could be done at Ellis Island to build a viable, self-sustaining attraction complex and achieve the desired restoration. Factors evaluated in a preliminary way are: Market size, Market penetration, Attendance, Capacity of site, Duration of visit, In-park design-day attendance area requirements, Cost of development, Per capital expenditures, Revenues, Operating surplus available for reserves and reinvestment.
Harrison Price Company
Ellis Island, Statue of Liberty Centennial Commission
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Ellis Island; Restoration; Cultural Attractions; Heritage Attractions; Financial analysis; Market research; Attendance
New York (State); New Jersey
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Electronically reproduced by the Digital Services unit of the University of Central Florida Libraries, Orlando, 2005.
Is Referenced By
http://library.ucf.edu/specialcollections/Collections/ManuscriptsPrice.php (University of Central Florida Special Collections Harrison "Buzz" Price Papers finding aid); http://ucf.catalog.fcla.edu/permalink.jsp?29CF033206285 (University of Central Florida Libraries Online Catalog)
Information Technologies & Resources
Harrison Price Company, "Economic Parameters for the Ellis Island Restoration and Immigration Park" (1991). Harrison "Buzz" Price Papers. 41.