Each year, Forbes publishes lists with the
valuations for sports franchises and reviews of the businesses of the
main professional sports leagues in North America. For this assignment,
complete a review of the determinants of franchise valuation. In a
narrative format, using the most current Forbes (www.forbes.com ) report and three scholarly sources, in addition to the textbook, write a paper that includes:
- Analysis of the economic determinants of professional sports franchise value.
- Evaluation of the franchise valuation of one sports franchise of
your choice. In the valuation include factors such as, championships,
price paid, revenue, operating income, debt/value, player expenses, gate
receipts, wins-to-player cost ratio, revenue per fan, and metro area
Your paper must be four to five double-spaced pages (not including a
title page and reference page) and written in APA format as outlined
in the Ashford Writing Center.
Carefully review the Grading Rubric for the criteria that will be used to evaluate your assignment.