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NCAA: Amateurism Policies and the International Student

World Sports Law Report, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 8-10, 2010

5 Pages Posted: 6 May 2010  

Anastasios Kaburakis

Saint Louis University - John Cook School of Business

Date Written: March 1, 2010

Abstract

The National Collegiate Athletic Association has recently amended a bylaw to allow international students who have played alongside professionals to compete for University sports teams. Dr. Anastasios Kaburakis, an Attorney who had proposed such an amendment in past research, explains the background to the change, why it is needed and the potential impact that it will have for both amateur and professional sport in the US.

Keywords: NCAA, Amateurism policy, International Student Athletes, Professional sport competition, Eligibility

JEL Classification: K00, K10, K33, Z00, O15, J61, L83, N20, N30, F00, F01, F02, F22, F23, K33

Suggested Citation

Kaburakis, Anastasios, NCAA: Amateurism Policies and the International Student (March 1, 2010). World Sports Law Report, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 8-10, 2010. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1600499

Anastasios Kaburakis (Contact Author)

Saint Louis University - John Cook School of Business ( email )

3674 Lindell Blvd 407
St. Louis, MO 63108-3397
United States

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