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). Restriction: Must be in Economics Bachelor of Arts program.
Credits: 3
Grading Method: Regular, Pass-Fail, Audit

Course Offerings

    Summer 2017 IIInstructor: Nicholas Montgomery
    Summer 2017 IInstructor: Nicholas Montgomery