The Economics of Sports | Edition: 5
Author: Michael Leeds, Peter von Allmen
publisher: Prentice Hall
publisher Date: 01/22/2013
Schools: Temple University，George Mason University，Virginia Military Institute，Loyola University Maryland，Rutgers,The State University of New Jersey，University of Tennessee at Chattanooga，Tufts University，Minnersota State University at Mankato，Pace University-New York City，Rutgers,The State University of New Jersey-Camden，Louislana State University，University of New Hampshire，College of William and Mary，Boston University，Drexel University，University of North Carolina at Charlotte，University of North Carolina at Greensboro，New Mexico State University，Wright State University
Description: For undergraduate courses in sports economics, this book introduces core economic concepts developed through examples from the sports industry.The sports industry provides a seemingly endless set of examples from every area of microeconomics, giving students the opportunity to study economics in a context that holds their interest. The Economics of Sports explores economic concepts and theory of industrial organization, public finance, and labor economics in the context of applications and examples from American and international sports.