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May the Best Team Win: Baseball Economics and Public Policy

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The business of baseball stands in sharp contrast to the game's wholesome image as America's favorite pastime. Major league baseball is a deeply troubled industry, facing chronic problems that threaten its future: persistent labor tensions, competitive dominance by high-revenue teams, migration of game telecasts to cable, and escalating ticket prices. Amid the threat of co ...more
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published March 3rd 2003 by Brookings Institution Press
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A little dry; extensive evidence of what a lying sack Bud Selig is.
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