Even at Elite Programs, Ticket Prices for Women's Basketball Lag Behind Men's, Report Says
The Chronicle of Higher Education
October 5, 2009
A new paper by Laura Pappano and Allison J. Tracy discusses the disparity in ticket pricing for men's and women's Division I NCAA basketball games, and cites gender bias rather than solely economic factors as a reason. Schools that charge less for admission to highly ranked women's games are engaging in "institutional discrimination that is camouflaged as sensible economic practice." Read article.