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Do we under-value scorers and should Al Harrington cash in?

July 12, 2006 by


A few days ago I posted a comment on Carmelo Anthony receiving a maximum contract.  In that post I noted that Anthony is a leading scorer in the NBA, but not a leader in the production of wins.  One criticism people have directed towards our valuation of NBA players is that it appears to under-value […]

The Field of Sports Economics

July 12, 2006 by


Our posts at The Wages of Wins Journal have been a bit sparse lately.  The primary reason for the lack of activity was the Western Economic Association International (WEAI) meetings, held in San Diego this year from June 30 to July 3.  The preparation needed before the conference, the time spent in San Diego, and […]