Posts Tagged ‘sports economics’

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    Take Me Out to the Ball Game?

    Aug 8, 11 • 163 Views • Behavioral Economics, Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Households, Macroeconomic Measurement, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Fewer people are going to baseball games. Even with a new stadium and a winning season, the Yankees are luring fewer fans. According to Forbes, as of the end of June, stadium revenue was sinking for the Chicago Cubs, St Louis Cardinals and Atlanta Braves, and

  • Sporting Decisions

    Sep 13, 10 • 159 Views • Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Debates, Government, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    http://www.nytimes.com/2010/09/08/sports/08stadium.html Why have you heard of Green Bay, Wisconsin? The Green Bay Packers. The location of a sports team and their stadium affects a community. Some say, though, that the affect is negative. New Jersey currently