The bio below comes from a published article and may now be dated.
Dennis Coates is a Professor of Economics at UMBC. He is on the editorial boards of several journals including Journal of Sport Management, International Journal of Sport Finance, and Journal of Sports Economics, for which he is the Book Review Editor. His work has appeared in a variety of academic journals including the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, the Journal of Sports Economics, the Southern Economic Journal, and Regional Science and Urban Economics. His work on stadiums has been discussed in the Washington Post, Business Week, and Sports Illustrated. He is a frequent guest on television and radio programs concerning stadiums and professional sports and was elected to be President of the North American Association of Sports Economists.