ECON463: Economics of Sports

The application of theoretical and empirical economic tools to the sports industry, including competition at professional,collegiate, and international levels. Microeconomic models from labor, industrial organization and public finance will be applied to the sports industry and combined with data from sports markets, providing students with opportunities to produce and interpret economic analysis. The topic of discrimination will also be explored in the context of this particular economic activity.
Prerequisites/Rules:
1 course with a minimum grade of C- from (ECON306, ECON326); and 1 course with a minimum grade of C- from (ECON230, BMGT230, ECON321, STAT400).
Credits: 3
Grading Method: Regular , Pass-Fail , Audit
Course Offering
    Summer 2017 II Instructor: Nicholas Montgomery
    Summer 2017 I Instructor: Nicholas Montgomery