Sport Finance, Second Edition, grounds students in the real world of financial management in sport, showing them how to apply financial concepts and appreciate the importance of finance in sound sport management and operations. Designed for sport finance courses in a sport management curriculum and aligned with the requirements set forth by the National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE) and the North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM), this text distinguishes the skills and principles of finance from those of economics..
- allows students to apply information in whatever segment of the sport industry they will be working in—including professional franchises, college athletics, local clubs, and retail settings;
- ncludes expanded coverage of business structures, the time value of money, and ethical guidelines and issues in auditing;
- Kpresents updated examples, references, and case studies, giving students contemporary examples and adequate coverage of core concepts; and
- helps students new to sport finance comprehend the subject by including chapter objectives, easy-to-follow figures and tables, summaries, and discussion questions.
Part I introduces students to the basic issues, concepts, and systems of sport finance. Part II,
Part II delves into financial analysis, planning, and the time value of money.Part III,
part III, students focus on obtaining funding and learning about stocks and bonds. Part IV,
Part IV explores capital budgeting and financial management. Through a discussion of taxation, legal issues, and spending earnings,.Part V,
part V takes a closer look at how businesses can increase their profits. Finally.Part VI,
part VI explains the auditing process as well as what happens when a business needs to close.
Sport Finance, Second Edition, will provide students at all levels with the fundamental finance and accounting concepts they need to help raise, manage, and spend money in sport settings.