How Do Football Markets Work?

This is Episode 33 of The Seen and the Unseen, the weekly podcast hosted by our editor,  Amit Varma.

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How exactly do football transfers work? Why do some players command insanely high transfer fees while others get nothing? Karthik Shashidhar joins Amit Varma to demystify this particular market.

Also check out: Karthik Shashidhar’s book, Between the Buyer and the Seller.

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