In professional team sports, the objectives of the owners of clubs and franchises are often thought to have serious consequences for the structure and regulation of leagues. Use economic theory to explain why this might be the case, and discuss the empirical evidence for this hypothesis.
The Word limit is 2500 words. One thing to avoid is an over-reliance on web-based resources. The internet is the starting place for most research these days, but including references solely to web resources only reflects a superficial and lazy approach to research. You must include diagrams or/and equations in your essay and explain these. A deadline for submission is 25th November 2011.