Research Impact Advisory Team

Rita Balaban, PhD – UNC Department of Economics

Sridhar Balasubramanian, Kenan-Flagler Business School

Claudio Battaglini – UNC Department of Exercise and Sport Science

Joseph Cooper, PhD – University of Connecticut

Tim Gabel – RTI International

Noel Greis, PhD – Kenan Institute

Nathan Frank, PhD – STATS

Billy Hawkins, PhD – University of Houston

Wayne Holden, PhD, RTI International

Jonathan Morgan, PhD – UNC School of Government

Kristina Navarro, PhD – University of Wisconsin, Whitewater

Jay Swaminathan, PhD – Kenan-Flagler Business School

Center of Sport Business

Our commitment is the enthusiastic embrace of entrepreneurship teaching, scholarship, strategic planning, innovation, and economic development in the sport industry.