Monday, October 27, 2003
The Frodo Economy 
by Lenka Reznicek [permalink] 
Yes, you read correctly - the Frodo Economy.

That's the name of the phenomenon that's helped boost the fortunes of many New Zealand residents, following the filming of the phenomenally successful Lord of the Rings trilogy. Everyone from sheep farmers to village herbalists are profiting from global interest in the lush land that hosted director Peter Jackson's motion picture.