Dec 26, 2012 It’s harder than you’d think to measure the value of a boss. But some enterprising economists have done just that -- and the news is good.
Dec 3, 2012 The curious case of BJ Upton, baseball and the fiscal cliff.
Nov 23, 2012 MLB Commissioner Bud Selig approved a trade this week that sent the Miami Marlins' highest-priced talent to the Toronto Blue Jays. This comes not long after taxpayers built the Marlins a fancy new stadium.
Nov 1, 2012 Freakonomics offers the hidden side to finding the best neighborhood near you to trick-or-treat.
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Oct 24, 2012 The Detroit Tigers take on the San Francisco Giants in first game of the World Series. Detroit has the auto industry, San Fran has the tech sector, but recently both cities have scored solid gains in their housing markets.
Oct 17, 2012 The complicated world of election polling.
Sep 7, 2012 The Red Sox continue to extend their record-long streak of Fenway Park sellouts, even though there are many empty seats as the team struggles.
Jul 20, 2012 Two years after the Dodd-Frank Law was enacted, many in the banking sector are still grumbling about the change in regulation. How does that compare to when the rules change in another American pastime: Baseball?
Jul 9, 2012 Pro sports teams now use dynamic pricing to keep pace with ticket brokers like StubHub.