Posts Tagged ‘sports salaries’

  • In the major sports leagues and for golf, there is a top 1% and income inequality that can be measured with Gini Coefficients.

    The Income Inequality That Doesn’t Bother Us

    May 27, 14 • 313 Views • Behavioral Economics, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Debates, Economic History, Financial Markets, Labor, SportsNo Comments

    When people talk about the top 1%, they are probably not thinking about NY Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter or Seattle’s MLS forward, Clint Dempsey. For 2014, Jeter signed a $12 million contract and Dempsey makes close to $5 million. However, they