Economics


MLSBall
Article | May 15, 2019
Amid Enthusiasm From Cities, Major League Soccer Will Expand to 30 Teams   

Feeding on the building World Cup frenzy, Major League Soccer will be expanding to 30 teams. Nashville SC and Inter Miami CF begin play in 2020, and... More>>



MSUBand
Article | May 15, 2019
March Madness: Kicking Cheerleaders and Band off the Plane while VIPs Ride Free   

March Madness has a new meaning. Public outrage followed a newspaper report that Michigan State took its cheer squad and band off a flight to Final... More>>



USATri
Article | May 15, 2019
Happy Together? Joint Memberships May Boost Participation   

The news landed like a one-two punch. First came news of a burned-out pro runner who had found a new calling in triathlon. Next up, the announcement... More>>



RunningFeet
Article | May 15, 2019
Theme Runs, Mud Runs Losing Ground in New Survey   

After several years of a strong uptick driven by participation in non-traditional runs (themed fun runs, obstacles races and others), the sport of... More>>



Fortnite
Article | May 15, 2019
NFL, on the Trail of a Younger Audience, Drafts Fortnite   

Fortnite continues its march into mainstream sports. Just last month, it was part of the in-event entertainment at the NFL Draft, where Twitch... More>>



CourtCase
Article | May 15, 2019
Antitrust Lawsuit Could Mean Governing Bodies Can't be the Only Event Owners   

It's being called a David and Goliath battle - and David already has the successful precedent. Three international-level swimmers have filed an... More>>



FloridaSportFoundation
| May 6, 2019
Florida Releases Spring Training Figures   

Since 2000, a total of 31,097,343 fans have attended Spring Training games in Florida. More>>



NCAAReport
Article | May 1, 2019
New NCAA Plan Has Huge Ramifications for Sports Business   

While it doesn’t spell it out, the NCAA’s strategic plan to improve its women’s basketball program in all three divisions isn’t something the... More>>



USAngling
Article | May 1, 2019
Inside Events: United States Angling Confederation   

With widespread participation and media attention – and an attempt at IOC recognition in the works – fishing is riding a wave of popularity. Meet... More>>



NoCash
Article | May 1, 2019
As Stadiums Go Cashless, Fans Need to Make Adjustments   

First, airlines stopped accepting cash for inflight drinks in an attempt to expedite service. Now, stadiums are considering doing the same. Is it an... More>>



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