Abstract Archive: SEVT 2017

SEVT 2017
Economics And Finance
Team, Offense, and Pitching Statistics’ Effect on MLB Attendance
Mark Davis, Troy University; John Miller, Troy University
The Economic Benefit and Impact of Darlington Raceway on the Pee Dee Region and the State of South Carolina
Tom H. Regan, University of South Carolina; Todd Koesters, University of South Carolina
Legal Aspects
Crowd Management and Control through Stadium Music and In-Game Sound
Khalid Ballouli, University of South Carolina; John Grady, University of South Carolina; Yongjin Hwang, University of South Carolina
Managing the Risks of Sport Event Volunteer Liability: Necessary or Not?
John Miller, Troy University; Robin Ammon, University of South Dakota
Management/Leadership
eSports Venues: A New Business Opportunity
Seth Jenny, Winthrop University; R. Douglas Manning, University of Southern Mississippi; Margaret Keiper, Northwood University; Dylan Williams, University of Alabama; Blake Taylor, Winthrop University;
Barriers and Demotivators for Adopting Environmentally Sustainable Practices in Venues
Walker Ross, University of South Carolina; Haylee Mercado, University of South Carolina
Marketing
The Effect of Fan Passion on Consumer Ethnocentrism
Shane Buerster, Mercer University; Lane Wakefield, Mercer University
Cutting Through the Clutter: Sport Sponsorship Congruency
Kelly Evans, University of South Carolina; Matt Brown, University of South Carolina; Bob Heere, University of South Carolina
Determining Customer Lifetime Value for a Midsized Performing Arts Venue in a Multicultural City
Tyler Franz, Charlotte Hornets; Armen Shaomian, University of South Carolina
Issues and Opportunities for University Branding through Fight Songs
Yongjin Hwang, University of South Carolina; Khalid Ballouli, University of South Carolina
NCAA Rebranding Efforts: Successes and Challenges
Richard Southall, University of South Carolina; Mark Nagel, University of South Carolina
Other
The Role of Group Identity and Self-Sacrificial Leadership on Social Capital in Communities of Practice
Dorothy Collins, University of South Carolina; Bob Heere, University of South Carolina
Intercollegiate Athletics Venue Management: The Status of Private Management in the Industry
Jeffrey Jones, Ohio University; Heather Lawrence-Benedict, Ohio University; Mauro Palmero, University of Missouri
Perceived Value of Active Free Play Among Elite Athletes
Tessa Parks, University of Cincinnati; Thomas Aicher, University of Cincinnati
Factors Influencing Students’ Choice of Sport Management Master’s Programs
Bryan Romsa, South Dakota State University; Jon Lim, Minnesota State University, Mankato; Katelyn Romsa, South Dakota State University; Hal Walker, Elon University