The Economics of Professional Team Sports: 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

The Economics of Professional Team Sports

1st Edition

By Paul Downward, Alistair Dawson

Routledge

272 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Paperback: 9780415208741
pub: 2000-09-07
SAVE ~$19.99
$99.95
$79.96
x
Hardback: 9780415208734
pub: 2000-09-07
SAVE ~$55.00
$275.00
$220.00
x
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780429232404
pub: 2000-09-07
from $49.98


FREE Standard Shipping!

Description

This book is unique in that it offers the first truly rigorous application of economic principles to its subject. The authors analyse:* the economic literature on sporting leagues* the demand for professional team sports* the players' labour market.Amongst the topics discussed are the US system of franchising and draft picks and the chances of thei

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS000000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / General
BUS069000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economics / General