May the best team win : baseball economics and public policy / Andrew Zimbalist

Author(s): Zimbalist, Andrew S
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Subjects: Baseball--Economic aspects--United States
Baseball--Law and legislation--United States
Antitrust law--United States
Major League Baseball (Organization)
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, c2003
LC Classification: G, GV
Physical Description: xvi, 198 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: Foreword / Bob Costas
Preface
1. Introduction: Cause for Concern 1
2. Baseball's Presumed Antitrust Exemption 15
3. Competitive Balance: Leveling the Playing Field 35
4. Profitability 55
5. Collective Bargaining 75
6. The Stadium Issue 123
7. What Is to Be Done? 135
Notes 161
Index 191
Notes: LCCN: 2002156494
ISBN: 0815797281 (cloth : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Baseball's presumed antitrust exemption -- Competitive balance: leveling the playing field -- Profitability -- Collective bargaining -- The stadium issue -- What is to be done?
OCLC Number: 51290190
ISBN/ISSN: 0815797281