Business of Sports

The course will review the basic economic concepts of supply and demand elasticity monopoly and competition and show how these concepts apply to professional sports including broadcast contracts merchandising venue stadium sponsorships and trades. The course looks at the role of government in financing stadiums and the impact of professional sports leans on local economies and will also cover labor markets for professional athletes college athletes non-professional sports and the increased participation of women in sports professional and amateur.

Course Details

Campus: 
Boston
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Undergraduate
Subject: 
Continuing and Professional Studies
Number: 
CAPS131-01C
Semester: 
Spring 2021
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Tuesday, November 3, 2020 to Saturday, February 8, 2020