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Pick one site for the Olympics

Pick one site for the Olympics

Arthur Caplan February 8, 2014 0

By Arthur L. Caplan and Lee H. Igel Philly.com | February 7, 2014 As the 22d Winter Olympic Games begin in Sochi, Russia, it is reasonable to ask: What are they doing there? What

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The Lasting Impact of Sports Greatest Events on Cities and Nations – An NYU Sports & Society Event

The Lasting Impact of Sports Greatest Events on Cities and Nations – An NYU Sports & Society Event

Sports and Society Administrator February 2, 2014 0

NYU Sports & Society event, in cooperation with GlideSlope–management advisors focused soley on the business of global sport–explores the lasting impact of sports’ greatest events on urban environments. Program chairman, Arthur R. Miller, moderated

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New Study Shows Why People May Be Tuning Out The Olympics

New Study Shows Why People May Be Tuning Out The Olympics

Arthur Caplan January 30, 2014 0

By Arthur Caplan & Lee Igel Forbes.com | January 29, 2014 With the onset of the Winter Olympics Games in Sochi close at hand, it is about time to revisit every sports fan’s favorite

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The true cost of injuries to NHL players: $218-million each season

The true cost of injuries to NHL players: $218-million each season

Sports and Society Administrator January 26, 2014 0

ROY MACGREGOR The Globe and Mail | January 20 2014 Michael Cusimano had a simple idea: If we worry about the cost of absenteeism in the workplace, what about at the hockey rink? Dr.

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‘Friday Night Tykes’ sparks debate

‘Friday Night Tykes’ sparks debate

Sports and Society Administrator January 25, 2014 0

cnn.com January 18,

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Alex Rodriguez’s Latest Legal Salvo Unfairly Attacks The Legacy And Achievements Of Michael Weiner

Alex Rodriguez’s Latest Legal Salvo Unfairly Attacks The Legacy And Achievements Of Michael Weiner

Wayne McDonnell January 21, 2014 0

By Wayne McDonnell Forbes.com | January 15, 2014 As it shouldn’t have come as a surprise to anyone, Alex Rodriguez has decided to present his grievances to the United States District Court as he

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Judge Rejects N.F.L. Settlement, for Now

Judge Rejects N.F.L. Settlement, for Now

Sports and Society Administrator January 16, 2014 0

By Ken Belson NYTimes.com | January 14, 2014 The judge presiding over the proposed $765 million settlement between the N.F.L. and more than 4,500 retired players who sued the league and accused it of

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One Thing Could Make A Real Difference In Chris Christie’s Call For A Longer School Day

One Thing Could Make A Real Difference In Chris Christie’s Call For A Longer School Day

Lee Igel January 16, 2014 0

By Lee Igel & Arthur Caplan Forbes.com | January 14, 2014 New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is in the middle of a huge scandal over the closing of approach lanes to the George Washington

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Government agency calls ‘Redskins’ offensive

Government agency calls ‘Redskins’ offensive

Sports and Society Administrator January 15, 2014 0

Lisa Desjardins CNN.com | January 8, 2014 The heated debate over the Washington Redskins name has now moved beyond living rooms and corporate offices to the U.S. government itself, with one agency making an

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Frozen Faithful

Frozen Faithful

Sports and Society Administrator January 9, 2014 0

By WILL LEITCH Sportsonearth.com | January 6, 2014 Sunday was one of the coldest, nastiest weather days in recent U.S. history. Michigan — a state that knows cold — had its most frigid day

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