Showing posts with category "economic impact"

Here's Yer Intangible Effect - Right In the Kisser, Alice!

Assessing the intangible impact of sports has become an important area of research in the past few years. Most research tries to document, or value intangible

February 16, 2022
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crime

The Most Interesting College Football Offseason Ever?

As a long time college football fan, the past few months have to be the most interesting off season I can remember.  Here are a few of the highlights (or

February 16, 2022
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conference realignment

Government Complaint Against Rod Blagojevich Regarding Public Funding for the Cubs

Rarely do we see the behind-the-scenes maneuvers when it comes to government and the sports business, but this arrest of Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich has

February 16, 2022
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public funding

Weekend Wrapup

Quite a weekend in sports economics...

February 16, 2022
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finance

The Shining Stars of the NHL

Over the years the NHL has thrown us all some seriously fine sporting moments.

February 16, 2022
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nhl

Is the NFL Ready for the New Season?

Coaches were recently allowed back inside their training facilities and offices but there are still limits on how many employees may be allowed inside a facility at one time due to social distancin...

February 16, 2022
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nfl

Seattle Supersonics Trial - Do economists' opinions vary?

I apologize for the length of this post at the outset. Given the interpretations and spins put on the testimony of Andy Zimbalist and Brad Humphreys regarding the economic impact of the Supersonics...

February 16, 2022
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economic impact

Racial Profiling in MLB and the NHL

As noted previously here at TSE, the MLB Players Association has come out in oppostion to the recently passed immigration law in Arizona amid concerns about

February 16, 2022
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general

Is Peyton Manning Immune to Age?

Six games into the season, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning has thrown for 22 touchdowns and only 2 interceptions. If he continues at or near his

February 16, 2022
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general

The $70 Billion Fantasy Football Market

I’m a traditionalist when it comes to my football tastes. I still watch NFL games because of an interest in the teams and the outcome of the game. For

February 16, 2022
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general

Should US Olympic Training Be Federally Supported?

Here’s a short post about the sacrifices made to make an athlete an Olympian.

February 16, 2022
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olympics

Spring Training

The Sports Business Journal recently published "Clubs give winter homes a branding boost" about the partnership between MLB franchises and their spring

February 16, 2022
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doping