9780136066026

Sports Economics

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  • ISBN13:

    9780136066026

  • ISBN10:

    013606602X

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 8/3/2010
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall

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Summary

Sports Economicswill help students understand the business side of sports and how it impacts the games seen at the stadium or in the arena. KEY TOPICS:Warm-Up: The Business of Sports; Demand and Sports Revenue; The Market for Sports Broadcast Rights; Team Cost, Profit, and Winning; Sports Market Outcomes, Part I: Leagues, Team Location, Expansion, and Negotiations; Sports Market Outcomes, Part II: Leagues and Competitive Balance; The Value of Sports Talent; The History of Player Pay; Labor Relations in Pro Sports; Subsidies and Economic Impact Analysis; The Stadium Mess; Taxes, Antitrust, and Competition Policy; College Sports With amusing anecdotes and interesting stories about sports business personalities, this book is for anyone who is involved in the economic side of sports and sports management.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Warm-Up: The Business of Sports    
PART I: DEMAND, SUPPLY, AND SPORTS MARKET OUTCOMES    
Chapter 2. Demand and Sports Revenue    
Chapter 3. The Market for Sports Broadcast Rights    
Chapter 4. Team Cost, Profit, and Winning    
Chapter 5. Sports Market Outcomes, Part I: Leagues, Team Location, Expansion, and Negotiations    
Chapter 6. Sports Market Outcomes, Part II: Leagues and Competitive Balance    
PART II: THE MARKET FOR TALENT AND LABOR RELATIONS    
Chapter 7. The Value of Sports Talent    
Chapter 8. The History of Player Pay    
Chapter 9. Labor Relations in Pro Sports    
PART III: GOVERNMENT AND THE SPORTS BUSINESS    
Chapter 10. Subsidies and Economic Impact Analysis    
Chapter 11. The Stadium Mess    
Chapter 12. Taxes, Antitrust, and Competition Policy    
PART IV: COLLEGE SPORTS    
Chapter 13. College Sports     

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