Collection Software, E-Resource Rodney Fort's Sports Business Data Pages. Rodney Fort's Sports Business Data / RodsSportsBusinessData
About this Item
- Rodney Fort's Sports Business Data Pages.
- Rodney Fort's Sports Business Data
- As of February 15, 2019, the dataset is organized into the following categories: North American Pro Leagues; World Football & MLS; NCAA College; and a General Data category, which includes Minor League Baseball, Tennis, NASCAR, Golf and WNBA.
- Fort, Rodney D., compiler.
Created / Published
- [United States] : Rodney Fort.
- - Professional sports--Economic aspects--United States--Statistics
- - College sports--Economic aspects--United States--Statistics
- - Soccer--Economic aspects--Europe--Statistics
- - Professional sports--Economic aspects--Statistics
- Data sets
- - Website for dataset created July 3, 2012.
- - "I began the collection offered here in 1982 when Roger Noll hired me as a graduate student to work on Selig v. US. To the best of my knowledge and ability, they are the most complete data on the economics and business of U.S. pro sports leagues in existence. I say that so that everybody will feel challenged to prove me wrong and add to the data (as many of you already have!)."
- - "[S]ome of these data may be proprietary and their presence here is simply tolerated by their originators."
- - Downloaded by the Library of Congress on January 23, 2019.
- - Title from ReadMeFirst document (viewed February 15, 2019).
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- s-Online Electronic Resource
- https://sites.google.com/site/rodswebpages/codes External
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- The data in this dataset was compiled by Rodney Fort and made available with his permission for research and scholarly purposes. The Library of Congress does not warrant the accuracy of this data. All downstream uses are the sole responsibility of the user; the data may be subject to copyright, publicity rights, privacy rights, or other legal interests.
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Chicago citation style:
Rodney Fort's Sports Business Data Pages. composeds by Fort, Rodney D.Iler [United States: Rodney Fort, 2012] Software, E-Resource. https://www.loc.gov/item/2019205401/.
APA citation style:
(2012) Rodney Fort's Sports Business Data Pages. Fort, R. D. I., comp [United States: Rodney Fort] [Software, E-Resource] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2019205401/.
MLA citation style:
Rodney Fort's Sports Business Data Pages. comp by Fort, Rodney D.Iler [United States: Rodney Fort, 2012] Software, E-Resource. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2019205401/>.