Equal Pay on the Hardwood: The Earnings Gap Between Male and Female NCAA Division I Basketball Coaches

@article{Humphreys2000EqualPO,
  title={Equal Pay on the Hardwood: The Earnings Gap Between Male and Female NCAA Division I Basketball Coaches},
  author={Brad R. Humphreys},
  journal={Journal of Sports Economics},
  year={2000},
  volume={1},
  pages={299 - 307}
}
  • Brad R. Humphreys
  • Published 2000
  • Economics
  • Journal of Sports Economics
  • This article examines the earnings gap between male and female National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) head basketball coaches. Within women’s basketball, female head coaches earn base salaries 9% higher than males. Estimates from a human capital earnings model suggest that differences in job performance and institution-specific gender segregation explain this earnings gap. The base salaries of women’s head basketball coaches of both sexes are also compared to those of men’s head… CONTINUE READING

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