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1997). Reflections on participatory action research: The case of low-income women accessing local physical activity services. Journal of Sport Management, 11, 8–28. Gerrard, B. (2005). A resource-utilization model of organizational efficiency in professional team sports. Journal of Sport Management, 19, 143–169. 12 1. D. (1999). Municipal park and recreation agencies unite! A single case analysis of an intermunicipal partnership. Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 17, 73–90. , and Sharot, T.

This research encompasses fields of applied microeconomics and econometrics such as Industrial Organization, Labor Economics, and Public Economics. He studies the factors that affect attendance, ownership, and pay in Major League Baseball. He has published in these areas in such journals as Journal of Sports Economics, European Sport Management Quarterly, and Applied Economics. This page intentionally left blank 1 Introduction Milena M. Parent, Bill Gerrard, and Trevor Slack Sport management research includes many areas: organizational theory, organizational behavior, strategy, finance/economics, marketing and sponsorship, law, ethics, policy, leadership, and education, just to name a few.

Teams must make hard choices on which current players to retain and which to cut, which rookies to draft and which free agents to recruit. The economic perspective is one of individuals and organizations continuously making decisions over how to allocate scarce resources between alternative possibilities. , outputs). This conceptualization of individual and organizational behavior allows choice to be modeled mathematically as constrained optimization using the tools of differential calculus. This yields the general optimal condition that individuals and organizations should allocate resources to any particular use only up to the point at 6 1.

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