Agency Lagardere Unlimited has scored big with athletes at Wimbledon this year. Wimbledon & Lagardere
Loading Flash Application ...

Download Adobe Flash here.

David Stern became the fourth commissioner of the ...
Meet NBA Commissioner David Stern
Roger Goodell, elected NFL commissioner in 2006, ...
Meet NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell
Your weekly sports business economic report from Rick Horrow
Bust, Boom, Hope: June 30, 2014

Connect with Human Kinetics

Facebook Twitter YouTube HKnow app Inside Business Sports app
As teams in professional sport move to the future, they face a variety of challenges (and opportunities), many of which are discussed in this chapter. Although the challenges are too many to enumerate in this section, we have isolated four major challenges that professional teams face in the future: maintaining reasonable labor - management relations, developing new revenue streams, managing new technology, and dealing with globalization.
Professional teams face four major challenges in the future



In a perfectly competitive market, in which athletes’ wages are equal to their marginal revenue products, only two factors can explain increasing player salaries.
Wage determination in professional sports



A high school was found liable for an athlete’s inury in Day v. Ouachita Parish School Board et al. (2002).
Court case demonstrates tort law and liability in sport

1 2 3 4

© 2011 Human Kinetics  
Contact Us// Privacy Policy
Terms & Conditions