Mark Rosentraub

The Bruce and Joan Bickner Endowed Professor of Sport Management
Director, Center for Sport and Policy

Areas of interest

Economic, community, and social development; urban policy, management, and administration; public finance; the economics and management of sports; tourism, amenities, social and economic development; regional and local governance.


OBL 3120
1402 Washington Hts.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2013
(734) 647-1309
(734) 647-2808


Course Course Title Credits Term Instructor
SM 440 Sports, Economic Development, and Urban Revitalization 3 Fall, As Arranged Rosentraub
Course Name RO: Sports & Eco Dev
Course Level: Undergraduate
The aim of this course is to explore the role of sports facilities in the economic and social development of cities. This requires an understanding of theories of economic development, the role of facilities in urban design, and the building of wealth through the attracting and retention of human capital.
Prerequisites: SM Level II standing.
Component: LEC