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NFL Draft Shenanigans

Entry drafts are used by all professional sports leagues in North America to allocate incoming talent to teams. They create

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NFL Draft Trifecta

If Phil Miller's Saturday post on the NFL draft is Day 1, and Brian Goff's Monday post on the NFL

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Slipping Through the Cracks - How NFL Teams Solve an Information Problem

Reed Albergotti at the Wall Street Journal writes about an information problem in the NFL and how it is imperfectly

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Latin (Baseball) Economics

A TSE reader, Jeff Baird, steered my attention toward an Economist article on Draft Dodgers No More: Can The Dominican

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Draft Economics

Chad Finn ( Touching All the Bases blog via Boston Globe) encourages readers,  Don't Rush to Judge Patriots Draft "The

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Market design and the NFL draft

Today's WSJ has a good story on issues with the design of the NFL draft -- good, with the exception

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