Rick Eckstein

Rick Eckstein is a nationally recognized expert on the commercialization of youth sports and the economics of higher education. Professor of Sociology, Villanova University.

Recent blog posts by this author

College Admission Scandal Grew out of a System That Was Ripe for Corruption

As part of the “Operation Varsity Blues” case that federal prosecutors announced March 12, dozens of people – including Hollywood actresses and wealthy businessmen – stand accused of having bought their children’s way into elite colleges and...