Workshop Description

Econ After Hours: Economics of Sports

Join your fellow teachers at O’Neill’s Grill for appetizers and a discussion of JMU athletics, viewed through economic reasoning.

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James Madison University Center for Economic Education

Mar 20, 2019
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
O’Neill’s Grill
221 University Blvd.
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
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Grade Level: High School, Middle School
Potential Recertification Credits: 2

Join your fellow teachers in our new Econ After Hours Series, where teachers are invited to O’Neill’s Grill for appetizers and a roundtable discussion of current economic topics.  The first Econ After Hours will focus on JMU athletics, viewed through economic reasoning.  This is also an opportunity to network with fellow teachers!  The JMU Center for Economic Education will provide appetizers.

Topics for the first Econ After Hours Series will include:

  1. Student-athlete work life balance
  2. Revenue generation
  3. Postseason hosting opportunities
  4. A question and answer session/discussion to follow.



Instructor: John B. Kruggel, Associate Director
Contact Person:
John B. Kruggel, Associate Director
Center for Economic Education
James Madison University

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