Dre shares a Quora answer he enjoys on next year’s MVP
To conclude with from our previous posts about what sports economists are like and six cutting edge papers, when I look across all of the research and discussion at the WEA I want to call out a few of the major themes I thought were really interesting. They all point …
Arturo and Dre do a live podcast.
Dre shares an answer he doled out on Quora about the Western Conference
Continuing from yesterday’s introductory coverage of the 2012 WEA Conference, What Are Sports Economists Like?, this post examines some of the work I saw presented by various researchers including David Berri. How the Conference Works: Present, Critique, Discuss. The format of the conference is fascinating. Work is presented in two-hour …
In San Francisco last month the world’s sports economists–pretty much all of them–gathered for the 87th annual Western Economics Association conference to present and discuss their latest research. Think of this event as marking the scientific yang to the MIT Sloan Conference’s artistic yin. What was the WEA like? What …
Dre welcomes the most recent player to his sponsored team at Basketball Reference
Dave looks at which players team USA should be scouting for the next Olympics.
Arturo does a thorough assessment of the NBA and sees which teams are in good shape.
Vivek looks over how the Atlanta Hawks have done so well this offseason.