Are Sports Teams Multi-Product Firms?
AbstractThe appropriate conception of team outputs is investigated by estimating a two-output factor demand system for baseball teams, relative to which single-output models are rejected. There is, however, some empirical support for output separability, suggesting that team outputs may sometimes be adequately treated as a production aggregate.
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Sports economics; multi-output production;
Other versions of this item:
- D24 - Microeconomics - - Production and Organizations - - - Production; Cost; Capital; Capital, Total Factor, and Multifactor Productivity; Capacity
- L83 - Industrial Organization - - Industry Studies: Services - - - Sports; Gambling; Recreation; Tourism
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- NEP-COM-2005-07-25 (Industrial Competition)
- NEP-CUL-2005-07-25 (Cultural Economics)
- NEP-LAB-2005-07-25 (Labour Economics)
- NEP-SPO-2005-07-25 (Sports & Economics)
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