Sport Business

Sport Business Research

Drexel LeBow’s Department of Sport Business exhibits three areas of expertise, each with specific research interests in sport law, collegiate sport, and labor relations.

Recent Works

Butler, David, Butler, Robert, and Maxcy, Joel, New insights on the Louis-Schmeling paradox: determinants of demand for subscription and pay-per-view boxing. European Sport Management Quarterly (Oct 2020):

Staurowsky, Ellen, Former USC football player alleges gender bias after expulsion for intimate partner violence.. Sports Litigation Alert (Jun 2019):

Levine, Jeffrey, Gunn, Ian I., and Moorman, Anita M., Peterson, Brady, and Elliot: Analyzing. Journal of Legal Aspects of Sport 29 (Aug 2019): 223-254.

Cintron, Alicia M., Levine, Jeffrey, and McCray, Kristy L., Preventing sexual violence on college campuses: An investigation of current practices of conducting background checks on student athletes. Journal of Legal Aspects of Sport 30 (Jan 2020): 41-62.

Levine, Jeffrey, Cintron, Alicia M., and McCray, Kristy L., Legal Implications of Conducting Background Checks on Intercollegiate Student Athletes. Marquette Sports Law Review (Sep 2019):

Rascher, Daniel, Maxcy, Joel, and Schwarz, Andrew, The Unique Economic Aspects of Sports. Journal of Global Sport Management (Jul 2019):

Staurowsky, Ellen, Former Minnesota technical college coach & athletic coordinator settles whistleblower case.. Sport Litigation Alert (May 2019):

Staurowsky, Ellen, Claims of financial exigency & roster management practices under scrutiny in Portz v. St. Cloud State University. Sport Litigation Alert (Feb 2019):

Maxcy, Joel, Wicker, Pamela, and Prinz, Jochim, Happiness as a Reward for Torture: Is Participation in a Long-Distance Triathlon a Rational Choice?. Journal of Sports Economics 20 (Feb 2019): 177-197.

Maxcy, Joel, and Mondou, Julien, Le sport pro sous toutes les coutures: Amérique du Nord. JuriSport: The Revue Juridique et Economique du Sport 193 (Jan 2019): 17-33.

Staurowsky, Ellen, At UMD: Another case of sex discrmination targeting a female coach or female coach sexual misconduct?. Sports Litigation Alert (Aug 2018):

Staurowsky, Ellen, SUNY Albany can’t shake Title IX allegations after cutting women’s sports. Sports Litigation Alert (Aug 2018):

Staurowsky, Ellen, At UMD: Another sex discrimination case targeting a female coach or female coach misconduct. Sport Litigation Alert (Aug 2018):

Staurowsky, Ellen, Ex-Louisville basketball players sue NCAA over vacation of wins & records post-escort scandal. Journal of NCAA Compliance (Jul 2018):

Staurowsky, Ellen, Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act (EADA) reporting: The case of Florida Atlantic University. Legal Issues in Collegiate Sports (Jul 2018):