And the big men fly in Dubai, Dalian and Delhi: the international dimensions of Aussie Rules Football

Economist (and footy fan) Tim Harcourt outlines the reasons behind Aussie Rules going global.

Footy Rich and Poor

An American cousin of mine lives in Pittsburgh, and is an avid supporter of that city’s baseball team, the Pirates. On a trip to the USA some years ago, I asked my cousin Jim how he rated his team’s chances in the Major League Baseball season which had just commenced. He looked at me incredulously. [Read more]