Scott Tainsky, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies ▼

Scott Tainsky, Ph.D.


Office phone:

(217) 244-1857

Office fax:

(217) 244-1935

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Ph.D., Sport Management, University of Michigan, 2008

Research and Professional Interests

My research interests in a broad sense are: (1) to recognize the unique aspects of sports and the sport industry, and (2) understand their disparate effects on sport organization and sport fan typologies. The specific goal of my research is to increase the total utility created by major sports leagues.

  • Sports economics, sports media, sports finance, corporate social responsibility.

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