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Title Diamond mines : baseball and labor / edited by Paul D. Staudohar ; with a foreword by Alvin L. Hall.

Published Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2000.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Law  KN 196.1 G1 DIAM    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description xxx, 188 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Sports and entertainment.
Sports and entertainment.
Notes Papers selected from various meetings of the Cooperstown Symposium on Baseball and the American Culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-181) and index.
Contents 1. From Judge Cannon to Marvin Miller: From Players' Group to Players' Union / Charles P. Korr 1 -- 2. A Tale of Two Negotiators: Bowie Kuhn versus Marvin Miller / James B. Dworkin, Richard A. Posthuma 21 -- 3. Labor Relations in Baseball: Lessons Learned about Collective Bargaining / Karen S. Koziara 32 -- 4. Baseball Strike of 1994-95 / Paul D. Staudohar 48 -- 5. Uses of History in Baseball Labor Disputes / William W. Wright, Mick Cochrane 62 -- 6. Baseball's Antitrust Exemption: While the Lawyers Warmed Up in the Bullpen, the Game Was Called Due to the Reign of Compromise / Larry G. Bumgardner 83 -- 7. An Overlooked Implication of Baseball's Antitrust Exemption / Bruce K. Johnson 96 -- 8. Antitrust in Pro Sports / Rodney D. Fort 109 -- 9. A Game Theoretic Analysis of Owner-Player Relations / Tony Lima, Leo Kahane, Nan L. Maxwell 122 -- 10. Baseball's Changing Salary Structure / Paul D. Staudohar 141 -- Appendix Curt Flood Act of 1998 157.
Summary The ten essays in this book -- by authors from wide-ranging academic disciplines including history, economics, business, law, and humanities -- are well researched, current, intelligent, and sometimes opposing analysis of various elements of the baseball labor scene.
Other author Staudohar, Paul D.
Cooperstown Symposium on Baseball and the American Culture.
Subject Baseball -- Economic aspects -- United States -- Congresses.
Baseball players -- Labor unions -- United States -- Congresses.
Collective bargaining -- Baseball -- United States -- Congresses.
ISBN 0815628595 (alk. paper)
0815606559 (paperback: alk. paper)
0815606559 $19.95