Brent Estes

Brent Estes

Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology

bce001@shsu.edu

936-294-1159

HKC 218


Education

  • The Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida

    Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), April 2006

    Specialization: Sport Administration

  • The United States Sports Academy, Daphne, Alabama

    Master of Sport Science (M.S.S.), July 2001

    Specialization: Sport Management

  • Faulkner University, Montgomery, Alabama

    Bachelor of Science (B.S.), December 1998

    Major: Pre-Med/Biology

Honors and Awards

  • Best Paper Award at the 2011 General Business Conference at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas, April 15-16, 2011. Paper entitled: “Labor Negotiations and Collective Bargaining Agreement: The National Football League’s Dilemma.
  • Best Paper Award at the 2011 General Business Conference at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas, April 15-16, 2011. Paper entitled: “Predicting Productivity in a Complex Labor Market: A Sabermetric Assessment of Free Agency on Major League Baseball Player Performance.”
  • Best Paper Award at the 2010 International Business & Economics Research Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, on October 11-13, 2010. Paper entitled: “The Poorest Millionaire on the Block: Creative Accounting Practices Among Professional Sports Team Owners.”
  • Best Paper Award (Honorable Mention) at the 2010 General Business Conference at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas, April 9-10, 2010. Paper entitled: “Determinants of value and productivity in a complex labor market: How sabermetrics and statistical innovation changed the business of professional baseball.”
  • Best Paper Award at the 2009 International Business & Economics Research Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, on October 5-7, 2009. Paper entitled: “So You Want to Start a Sports Agency? Challenges of Athlete Representation in the 21st Century.”
  • Outstanding Paper Award for Other Business Disciplines Track at the 2009 General Business Conference at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas, April 17-18, 2009. Paper entitled: “The Tax Collector Comes Knocking: An Evaluation of the State Income Taxation of Nonresident Professional Athletes and the Role of Congress.”
  • Alpha Chi (Texas Omicron Chapter) Award for outstanding commitment to the academic and personal success of students (2008 & 2010).

Selected Publications

  • Estes, B. C. (2012). Manipulating the numbers: Earnings management techniques in professional sports. Business Studies Journal, 4, 17-20.
  • Shaheen, N. A. & Estes, B. C. (2012). The tax collector comes knocking: An evaluation of the state income taxation of nonresident professional athletes and the role of congress. Journal of Legal, Ethical, & Regulatory Issues, 15, 131-138.  
  • Estes, B. C. & Polnick, B. (2012). Examining motivation theory in higher education: Motivation of tenured faculty. International Journal of Management, Business, and Administration, 15, 1-7. 
  • Estes, B. C., & Shaheen, N. A. (2011). Labor Negotiations and collective bargaining agreement: The National Football League’s dilemma. Business Studies Journal, 3, (Special Issue 2), 101-106.
  • Estes, B. C. (2011). Predicting productivity in a complex labor market: A sabermetric assessment of free agency on Major League Baseball player performance. Business Studies Journal, 3, (Special Issue 1), 23-58.
  • Joubert, D., Oden, G., & Estes, B. (2011). The effects Of elliptical cross training on VO2 max in recently trained runners. International Journal of Exercise Science,4, 243-251.
  • Estes, B.C., & Shaheen, N. A. (2010). Determinants of value and productivity in a complex labor market: How sabermetrics and statistical innovation changed the business of professional baseball. Business Studies Journal, 2, 27-48.