This study tour has been canceled.

This study tour focuses on the business and religious aspects of Mardi Gras and its impact on the state of Louisiana’s GDP, culture, and religious life. The course will focus on jobs that are created due to Mardi Gras, the impact on governmental budgets, new business formation surrounding Mardi Gras, and how religious practices can drive business. The course will also investigate Mardi Gras activities in other parts of the world and their impact.

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Course code and title

BUS 200T / REL 200T: A Business and Religious Analysis of Mardi Gras


New Orleans, Louisiana

Estimate travel dates

Jan. 16-24, 2023

Estimated costs