Faculty


J.C. Bradbury

J.C. Bradbury, Ph.D.

Professor and Department Chair

 

Office: Prillaman Hall 4023

Phone: 770-794-7600

E-mail: jcbradbury@kennesaw.edu

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Academic Degrees

 

 

Ph. D.

Economics

George Mason University

2000

 

M. A.

Economics

George Mason University

1998

 

B. A.

Economics/Philosophy

Wofford College

1996

 

Professional Experience

 

  2012-Present Department Chair and Professor, Department of Exercise Science and Sport Management, Kennesaw State University

 

2011-2012

Department Chair and Professor, Department of Health, Physical Education, and Sport Science, Kennesaw State University

 

2006-2010

Associate Professor, Department of Health, Physical Education, and Sport Science, Kennesaw State University.

 

2001-2006

Assistant/Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Sewanee: The University of the South.

 

2000-2001

Assistant Professor, Department of Business Administration, North Georgia College & State University

 

Awards

  2011 KSU Foundation Prize for Publication

 

 

Recent Professional Activities

 

 

“What Is Right with Scully-Estimates of a Player’s Marginal Revenue Product.” Journal of Sports Economics, 2013 (February) Vol. 14 (1): 87-96.

 

 

“The Impact of Pitch Counts and Days of Rest on Performance among Major-League Baseball Pitchers.” with Sean Forman. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 2013 (May) Vol. 26 (5): 1181-1187.

 

Hot Stove Economics: Understanding Baseball's Second Season. Copernicus/Springer, 2010.

 

“Working in the Land of the Metricians.” with David Berri. Journal of Sports Economics, 2010 (February), Vol. 11 (1): 29-4.

 

“Peak Athletic Performance and Ageing: Evidence from Baseball.” Journal of Sports Sciences, 2009 (April), Vol. 27 (6): 599-610.

 

“Spatially Targeted Government Spending and Heterogeneous Constituent Cost Shares.” with Frank Stephenson. The Journal of Private Enterprise, 2009, Vol. 24 (2): 1-17.

 

“Pigou at the Plate: Hitting Externalities in Baseball.” with Doug Drinen. Journal of Sports Economics, 2008 (April), Vol.9 (2): 211-224.

 

“Statistical Performance Analysis in Sport.” The Business of Sports, Volume 3: Bridging Research and Practice. Howard and Humphreys (eds.). Praeger, 2008.

 

“Does the Baseball Labor Market Properly Value Pitchers?” Journal of Sports Economics, 2007 (December), Vol. 8 (6): 616-632.

 

The Baseball Economist: The Real Game Exposed. Dutton/Penguin, 2007; Plume/Penguin, 2008 (paperback).

 

“Crime and Punishment in Major League Baseball: The Case of the Designated Hitter and Hit Batters.” with Doug Drinen. Economic Inquiry, 2007 (January), Vol. 45 (1): 131-144.

 

Professional Interests

 

 

Sports Economics, Public Economics, Industrial Organization