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Economics of Professional Sports

The application of economic principles to team and individual professional sports. Theory of sports leagues, demand for sports, the market for athletes, broadcasting rights, competition policy issues, the public finance aspects of stadium financing.

ECON 2P03

Economics of Professional Sports

Unit(s): 3.0 Level(s): II Term(s): Winter Offered?: Yes

The application of economic principles to team and individual professional sports. Theory of sports leagues, demand for sports, the market for athletes, broadcasting rights, competition policy issues, the public finance aspects of stadium financing.


Hannah Holmes

Assistant Professor

Prerequisite(s): ECON 1B03 (or ARTSSCI 2E03)