This comprehensive handbook provides a survey of all the major research areas in sports economics written by almost all of the active researchers in this field. A final aspect focuses on what is the historical, legal, economic, and future role of antitrust laws in the professional sports industry of major league baseball (mlb) in evaluating this aspect, each area seems to address in its’ own way the evolution of the antitrust policy in their particular industry. An economic model of a professional sports league journal of political economy, 79, 1302-1319 google scholar, crossref, isi: ericson, t (2000) the bosman case: effects of the abolition of the transfer fee journal of sports economics, 1(3), 203-218 google scholar, sage journals: flynn, m a, & gilbert, r j (2001) the analysis of professional sports leagues as joint ventures. Demand would improve if sports leagues looked more like mcdonald’s and less like the united nations 9 one of us has previously suggested that the government intervene to require a divestiture of monopoly sports leagues into competing entities stephen f ross, monopoly sports leagues, 73 minn l.
For an economist, the field of sports law is probably best broken into four subject areas: baseball’s antitrust exemption antitrust and labor relations leagues, members and rivals, and antitrust and sports and discrimination regarding race, gender, and disability. Effects of investment in professional teams for the owners, see roger g noll, the economics of sports leagues, in law of professional and amateur sports 17 (gary a ueberstine ed, 1991.
The economics of professional team sports routledge: london google scholar: el hodiri, m, & quirk, j (1971) an economic model of a professional sports league journal of political economy, 79, 1302-1319 google scholar, crossref, isi: ericson, t (2000) the bosman case: effects of the abolition of the transfer fee. This comprehensive handbook provides a survey of all the major research areas in sports economics written by almost all of the active researchers in this field it offers not only an accessible insight into the major findings of the literature but also presents some of the world’s principal. University of denver sports and entertainment law journal 5 this paper will attempt to answer these questions by surveying the vast amounts of research and economic studies that have been conducted on this topic. The economics of professional sports leagues some insights on the reform of transfer markets european journal of law and economics, 9, 157-173 google scholar, crossref: a general theory of professional sports leagues southern economic journal, 61, 971-990 google scholar, crossref, isi.
Competitive balance in sports leagues an introduction show all authors andrew s zimbalist andrew s zimbalist journal of law and economics, 3, 1-44 google scholar, crossref, isi: journal of sports economics vol 3, issue 2, pp 111 - 121. His scholarly research covers a rather broad spectrum in the area of microeconomics including the areas of antitrust, public choice, regulation, sports and economics, managerial and financial economics, environmental economics, and general microeconomic theory. That the monopoly sports leagues inflict on taxpayers and fans 14 competing leagues would vie against each other for the right to play in public stadiums, driving rents up and tax.
Marquette sports law review volume 10 issue 1fall article 3 the economics of sports leagues - the chicago bulls case franklin m fisher christopher maxwell. The economics of professional sports leagues some insights on the reform of transfer markets european journal of law and economics, 9, 157-173 google scholar, crossref: the economics of american sports leagues scottish journal of political economy, 47(4), 364-398. Rejecting the conventional wisdom that sports leagues must be run by the clubs that participate in the competition, we adopt the approach of australian courts and view sports leagues as products created by the vertical integration of upstream competition organizing services and downstream clubs.
Example of antitrust laws and the professional sports industry with antitrust exemption: major league baseball (mlb) professional baseball is the most representative of professional sports with labor exemptions in many ways firstly, there is the role of the “reserve clause. Franklin m fisher, christopher maxwell, and evan sue schouten,the economics of sports leagues and the relocation of teams: the case of the st louis rams, 10 marq sportsl. Effects of investment in professional teams for the owners, see roger g noll, the economics of sports leagues, in law of professional and amateur sports 17 (gary a ueberstine ed, 1991) 6 noll, supra note 5, § 1702, at 17-20 7 comment, discipline in professional sports: the need for player protection, 60 geo lj 771, 772 (1972. Sports and the law: using court cases to teach sports economics victor a matheson1 college of the holy cross september 2007 abstract the purpose of this paper is two-fold first, it lays forth a rationale for the use of court cases in teaching a sports economics class second, it provides an overview of the most important cases related to sports economics.
The stanford law & policy review, the institute of sports law and ethics, and the stanford entertainment and sports law association proudly present athletes, sports law, and policy—an interdisciplinary symposium featuring panels on: evolving attitudes. To find out more, see roger noll and andrew zimbalist’s edited book, sports, jobs, and taxes: the economic impact of sports teams and stadiums america is in the midst of a sports construction boom.