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NBA Coaches and Spoiled Children

In honor of the start of the NBA playoffs… “After personal fouls, points scored per minute have the largest impact on minutes per game.  The result directly contradicts the rhetoric from coaches.  Again, coaches tell players to focus on something besides scoring.  Players, though, can see that the most effective way to get more playing […]

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Incentivizing wins: A basketball digression

Although this blog deals mostly with topic related to health economics, today I will digress to another one of my passions basketball.  This post deals with an issue of incentives: Do all basketball teams have an incentive to win games? As we are now nearing the end of the NBA regular season, the Toronto Raptors […]

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