Business of Sport: A Comprehensive Look at a Powerhouse Global Industry

MMS275

Provides a broad overview of “Sports,” finance/valuation, professional/college, sponsorship/marketing, teams/leagues, labor/ownership; examines industry from finance perspective in determining valuations; examines role of sports and transformation into entertainment; how web based applications have changed the dynamic of the sports industry; discussion of topics regarding lockouts, free agency, paying college athletes, NCAA tournament, college athletic budgets, Super Bowl, athlete salaries, public/corporate funding. One course.

Term: 
Spring 2017
Days: 
Th
Time: 
6:15 PM - 8:45 PM
Instructor: 
E. Tiryakian
Room: 
Soc/Psy 130
Term: 
Spring 2018
Days: 
Th
Time: 
6:15pm-8:45pm
Instructor: 
E. Tiryakian
Room: 
TBA