U.S. Tax Breaks Boost NCAA Programs, Zimbalist Says

Oct. 25 (Bloomberg) -- Andrew Zimbalist, sports economist at Smith College, talks about U.S. tax breaks that benefit college sports programs. Many schools demand hundreds or thousands of dollars in donations as a condition for buying tickets at face value. Under U.S. law, the fans can then write off 80 percent of the mandatory donations when they itemize their tax deductions. (Source: Bloomberg)

Battle of the Charts: Retail Traffic, Euro Versus Dollar
42:34 - On today's "Battle of the Charts," Bloomberg's Julie Hyman takes a look at retail sales while Bloomberg's Mark Barton explores whether the euro will reach parity with the U.S. dollar. They speak on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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