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The Resource Playbooks and checkbooks : an introduction to the economics of modern sports, Stefan Szymanski

Playbooks and checkbooks : an introduction to the economics of modern sports, Stefan Szymanski

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Playbooks and checkbooks : an introduction to the economics of modern sports
Title
Playbooks and checkbooks
Title remainder
an introduction to the economics of modern sports
Statement of responsibility
Stefan Szymanski
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What economic rules govern sports? How does the sports business differ from other businesses? Playbooks and Checkbooks takes a fascinating step-by-step look at the fundamental economic relationships shaping modern sports. Focusing on the ways that the sports business does and does not overlap with economics, the book uncovers the core paradox at the heart of the sports industry. Unlike other businesses, the sports industry would not survive if competitors obliterated each other to extinction, financially or otherwise--without rivals there is nothing to sell. Playbooks and Checkbooks examines h
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Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Szymanski, Stefan
Dewey number
338.4/779604
Index
index present
LC call number
GV716
LC item number
.S993 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Professional sports
  • Sports
  • Sports administration
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Professional sports
  • Sports administration
  • Sports
  • Sport
  • Idrott
  • Professionell idrott
  • Idrott och samhälle
Label
Playbooks and checkbooks : an introduction to the economics of modern sports, Stefan Szymanski
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Preface; One Sports and Business; Two Organizing Competition; Three Sports and Antitrust; Four Sporting Incentives; Five Sports and Broadcasting; Six Sports and the Public Purse; Epilogue; A Beginner's Guide to the Sports Economics Literature; Acknowledgments; Index
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437266819
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 225 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400830008
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 9786612158834
  • 3061244
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 215883
  • 22573/cttvv6h
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437266819
Label
Playbooks and checkbooks : an introduction to the economics of modern sports, Stefan Szymanski
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Preface; One Sports and Business; Two Organizing Competition; Three Sports and Antitrust; Four Sporting Incentives; Five Sports and Broadcasting; Six Sports and the Public Purse; Epilogue; A Beginner's Guide to the Sports Economics Literature; Acknowledgments; Index
Control code
437266819
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 225 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400830008
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 9786612158834
  • 3061244
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 215883
  • 22573/cttvv6h
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437266819

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