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Wharton Sports Business Initiative

Wharton Sports Business Initiative

The Wharton Sports Business Initiative (WSBI) is unlike the other degree granting programs that I have highlighted in the past.  WSBI calls itself a research and executive education focused “think tank.” Involved in the...

Nice Bungs

Nice Bungs

This week, the Sports Economist reported that the BBC has film of Sports Agents who represent players in English soccer saying that they have paid certain managers in the past to have teams hire...

On Their Own Island?

On Their Own Island?

On September 13th, 2006, ESPN.com first reported that the New York Islanders locked up goaltender Rick Dipietro to a 15-year, $67.5 million deal [DiPietro’s record 15-year deal will pay him $67.5M]. The contract will...

Is It Really Worth It?

Is It Really Worth It?

People say that agents giving financial goodies to potential clients is much worse in football than any other sport. The Reggie Bush scandal that seemed to be locked away from the media for a...

Stem Cells

Stem Cells

I am in my senior year of undergraduate college and I have recently started research on my senior thesis topic.  I am not exactly sure what the paper will be titled, but I know...

Oy Vey

Oy Vey

Did you know that the Red Sox have two Jews on their team? They are Kevin Youkilis and Gabe Kapler. These broadcasters and Dennis Leary really do not leave Mel Gibson alone after finding...