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Team Valuations - Milwaukee/Alabama edition

While the Philadelphia 76ers got all of the press this year with their record-tying 26-game losing streak, the Milwaukee Bucks

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Legalized Scalping

In our Radioeconomics discussion about the World Series this morning, King Banaian, Phil Miller, and I discussed ticket scalping at

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World Cup Thoughts and Questions

England fans reportedly booed Bayern Munich's Owen Hargreaves as he entered the friendly against Hungary this week. With the inclusion

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College Football Rules Change

Here's an article that I ran across in today's Kansas City Star about a rule change regarding spearing - when

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Cooking Championship as Economic Benefit

Ok, cooking isn't a sport. Nonetheless, similar arguments to those typically used to justify stadium subsidies are now being cranked

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San Antonio Wants an MLS Franchise

From the Kansas City Star: The arrangement should look good to anyone interested in owning a team in San Antonio.

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What is it Worth to a City to Host the MLB All-Star Game?

Major League Baseball has announced that San Fransisco will host the 2007 All-star game. It is likely to bring lots

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The Merchant of Venice and World Series Tickets

The prices for tickets to World Series games in Chicago have once again been set well below the market clearing

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The Coaching Search

The University of Virginia is building a new basketball arena, the John Paul Jones Arena. Here is a movie of

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Olympic-sized Crowds at the Theater?

Apparently, London's theaters (or shall I say, "theatres") are expecting fewer patrons to follow the yellow brick road next summer

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The Media and Probability Distributions

ESPN replayed a little bit of Billy Donovan's post-game press conference Sunday night. In response to an off-camera question that

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Club versus country

Unlike the major leagues, league clubs in soccer (and in most other sports) belong to national federations that in turn

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