4 edition of The Business of sport found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Darlene Kluka & Guido Schilling, editors.|
|Series||Perspectives ;, v. 3, Perspectives (Oxford, England) ;, v. 3.|
|Contributions||Kluka, Darlene A., Schilling, Guido.|
|LC Classifications||GV716 .B875 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||192 p. :|
|Number of Pages||192|
|LC Control Number||2004476368|
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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages 21 cm. Contents: Money and sports: a history of the marriage / Paul Hoch --Pro football strikes it rich --Basketball as big business / Tom Meschery --Hockey hits the big time / Tom Dowling --Baseball feels a pinch --The horse set / John Alden --The lucrative golf business --Pro is for profits / Bill Surface --The big. Contemporary sport is both a sophisticated and complex international business and a mass participatory practice run largely by volunteers and community organizations. This authoritative and comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of sports management helps to explain the modern commercial environment that shapes sport at all levels and gives clear and sensible guidance on best.
We researched and cross-referenced lists of the best business books according to influential business people and major media : Mara Leighton. Contemporary sport is big business. Major teams, leagues, franchises, merchandisers and retailers are in fierce competition in a dynamic global marketplace. Now in a fully revised and updated second edition, International Cases in the Business of Sport presents an unparalleled range of cutting-edge.
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The first business focussed textbook to meet the needs of the sport management student outside the US. Many original case studies and examples of a wide variety of sports encourage students to apply the theory to real world Learning outcomes, questions, exercises and ideas for further research Cited by: The Business of Sports, Second Edition is a comprehensive collection of readings that focus on the multibillion-dollar sports industry and the dilemmas faced by today’s sports business leaders.
It covers professional, Olympic, and collegiate sports, and highlights the major issues that impact each of these broad areas/5(10). The Business of Sports provides a comprehensive foundation of the economic, organizational, legal and political components of the sports industry.
Geared for journalism, communication and business students, but also an excellent resource for those working in sports, this text introduces readers to the ever-increasing complexity of an industry that is in constant flux.1/5(1).
Looking at the business of sports from a variety of academic and hands-on viewpoints--economics, marketing and management, health and physical education, policy and planning--the volumes in this set include chapters on profitability and financial aspects of leagues and mega-events, expansion and relocation, sports labor markets, facilities, and many other topics related to North American Format: Hardcover.
Book Description The Business of Sports, Second Edition is a comprehensive collection of readings that focus on the multibillion-dollar sports industry and the dilemmas faced by today’s sports business leaders.
It covers professional, Olympic, and collegiate sports, and highlights the major issues that impact each of these broad areas. About the Author. Mark Cuban is an American entrepreneur and owner of the NBA s Dallas Mavericks.
A pioneer of the dot-com revolution, Cuban first arrived in Dallas in the early s where he immediately became a fan of the then-brand new franchise/5(K). Beyond the highly publicized heroics and foibles of players and teams, when the grandstands are empty and the scoreboards dark, there is a world of sport about which little is known by even the most ardent fan.
It is the business world of sport; it is characterized by a thirst for power and money, and its players are just as active as those on the professional teams they oversee.
This ground-breaking new book equips the manager and future manager of sport organisations with the tools they need to deliver. The Business of Sport Management is ideal for students of sports.
Written with a thoroughly international perspective, this book is ideal for students of sports management on programmes of sports, leisure and business studies, and will also be of great interest to practitioners working in sport businesses.
The Business of Sport Management/5(6). The Business of Sports, Second Edition is a comprehensive collection of readings that focus on the multibillion-dollar sports industry and the dilemmas faced by todays sports business leaders.
The Business of Sports book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A case book written by prominent authors contains nine core section /5(5). It examines these two areas from almost every possible angle and illustrates the similarities and differences between everyday business and the business of sports.
Purpose: The book exposes the inner workings and behind-the-scenes action that drives sports. It shares information so that fans, students, and business people can understand sports beyond wins and : $ Featuring senior management from the nation's premier teams and leagues, this book provides a broad, yet comprehensive overview of the current shape and future state of Inside the Minds: The Sports Business is an authoritative, insider's perspective on the ins and outs of this dynamic industry and the strategic thinking behind leading an elite athletic workforce/5(10).
Ownership -- Leagues: structure and background -- Leagues: revenue sharing and self-analysis -- Accounting, taxation, and bankruptcy -- Stadiums and arenas -- Media -- Licensed products -- Labor matters: unions -- Labor matters: athlete compensation -- Individual sports -- Start-up leagues and niche sports -- Sports franchise valuation -- Olympic sports -- History and structure -- The NCAA 3/5(1).
This book explores the business aspect of sports with an orientation to those topics that are most relevant to journalists, providing the foundation for understanding the various parts of the sports by: 8.
Sports books do much better, as a rule. I've found some of the most in spiring books on business are actually, first and foremost, sports books. Here are seven great ones that will get your Author: Rich Karlgaard. The business of sports is interdisciplinary in nature. As such, the major business disciplines of management, marketing, finance, information technology, accounting, ethics, and law are all encompassed in the materials that follow.
The readings provide this insight from the perspective of a variety of stakeholders in the industry. Books 1; Sports 2; Sports Business 3; Refine by. Prices. $5 - $10; $10 - $25; $25 - $50; Over $50; Formats.
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Sometimes sports are about more than Xs and Os, and sometimes business is about more than finance and marketing. In this book, the coach of the Villanova University men’s basketball team Jay Wright.This book begins with an introduction to sport management, explaining the scope of sport management as well as the sport manager’s responsibilities.
The sport business environment, internal and external, is discussed in detail.