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The Business of Sports
Language: en
Pages: 770
Authors: Scott Rosner, Kenneth L. Shropshire
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-07 - Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

The Business of Sports, Second Edition is a comprehensive collection of readings that focus on the multibillion-dollar sports industry and the dilemmas faced by todays sports business leaders. It contains a dynamic set of readings to provide a complete overview of major sports business issues. The Second Edition covers professional,
The Business of Sports
Language: en
Pages: 380
Authors: Mark Conrad
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-02-02 - Publisher: Routledge

This book explores the business aspect of sports with an orientation to those topics that are most relevant to journalists, providing the foundation for understanding the various parts of the sports business. Moving beyond sports writing, this text offers a distinct perspective on professional, college, and international sports organizations –
The Business of Sports Agents
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Kenneth L. Shropshire, Timothy Davis
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-22 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

The legendary Charles C. "Cash and Carry" Pyle, considered by most to be the first sports agent, negotiated a $3,000-per-game contract for Red Grange to play professional football for the Chicago Bears in 1933. Today, salaries in the tens of millions of dollars are commonplace, and instead of theatrical promoters
Winning with Data in the Business of Sports
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Fiona Green
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-17 - Publisher: Routledge

New technologies mean that sports clubs and governing bodies are generating more data than ever to help manage their relationship with fans, their performance, and their income streams. This new edition of Winning with Data in the Business of Sports explains how to acquire, store, maintain, and use data in
International Cases in the Business of Sport
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Simon Chadwick, Dave Arthur, John Beech
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-28 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Contemporary sport is big business. Major teams, leagues, franchises, merchandisers and retailers are in fierce competition in a dynamic global marketplace. Now in a fully revised and updated second edition, International Cases in the Business of Sport presents an unparalleled range of cutting-edge case studies that show how contemporary sport