Now's the time to put in your bid, as city after city is backing away from hosting the 2022 events. Krakow had a 70% referendum vote against it; Munich, Davos, St. Moritz and Oslo have backed away...
The games that used to be thought a prize catch and economic booster have not done well for recent hosts, and that's made cities shy of the cost and disruption. DETAILS in a very amusing column from The Guardian (UK)
A similar situation may exist for the Summer Games; cities are still competing, but New York, potentially a leading U.S. contender, has decided not to bid because analysts have figured out that the games and their construction would actually disrupt the city's booming tourism business, and reduce the number of visitors! Yahoo Sports report HERE