Nola Agha

Associate Professor

Full-Time Faculty

(415) 422-6642 Kalamanovitz Hall 241

Biography

Professor Agha teaches courses in research methods and strategic management and previously taught sport finance and sport economics at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She worked in international business operations for several years and has also consulted to the sport and fitness industry by conducting economic impact studies, competitive analysis, and feasibility studies for clients in MLB, NBA, minor league hockey, local organizing committees, and fitness organization. Prof. Agha's research interests lie at the intersection of finance, economics, and strategic management. She studies public goods and externalizations, the economic impacts of teams and stadiums, the efficiency and equity outcomes of stadium subsidies, and a variety of issues related to minor league baseball.

Education
PhD, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Experience
Teacher, Sport Finance, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Teacher, Sport Economics, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Research
Finance
Economics
Strategic management
Public goods and externalizations
Efficiency and equity outcomes of stadium subsidies
Economic impact of teams and statiums
Minor league baseball