Economic analysis of sports teams, leagues, and institutions. Topics include antitrust issues, the alleged cartel of sports leagues, public funding of sports venues, labor relations, player drafts, athlete compensation, wagering markets, and the general application of economic principles to sport settings and events.

Semester Course Offered

Offered every year.

Grading System

A-F (Traditional)

Prerequisite

ECON 4010

Athena Title

SPORTS ECONOMICS

Syllabi ECON 6460
Credit Hours 3.0