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The purpose of this white paper is to outline why sports conflict is costly, illustrate the costs of a likely incident, and compare the costs of proactive vs. reactive responses. Download: The Read more >

Sports play a large role in the U.S. economy – larger than many would think. This article examines the total impact sports have in the U.S., and describes the various industries, markets, Read more >

This paper investigates the relationship between a country’s Olympic performance and its overall economic condition, including population, economic resources, and political structures. A Read more >

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University of Michigan’s Dae Kwak describes the psychological impact fantasy sports advertising has on even experienced players. Kwak is an associate professor of sports management at the Read more >


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Both indirect and direct costs are critical to understand to fully embrace the importance of managing conflict in this $70B industry. This knowledge and skill set represents core Read more >


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According to a 2009 Sports Illustrated article, 60 percent of former NBA players are broke within five years of retirement. By the time they have been retired for two years, 78% of former NFL Read more >

Ed Butowsky, featured in ESPN’s successful “30 for 30: Broke”, addresses how and why pro athletes find themselves in financial distress. Ed Butowsky has been in investment Read more >

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The purpose of our publication is to keep readers independently informed and up-to-date with information about the Olympic Bid process and candidate city bids from around the world. Bids have a Read more >

Jason Belzer writes some of the more well-developed pieces on the business of sports. Click here to access his articles. Read more >

Play the Game is an international conference and communication initiative aiming to strengthen the ethical foundation of sport and promote democracy, transparency and freedom of expression in Read more >

From WKCR 89.9 FM NY Date Broadcast: Mon, 13 Jan 2014 January’s installment of our series with the Advanced Consortium on Cooperation, Conflict, and Complexity (AC4) features John Zinsser, Read more >

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The Sports Economist (TSE) is produced by a group of scholars who apply economic thinking to sports. TSE provides commentary and links to issues in the news, along with an occasional essay. From Read more >