I hope economics textbooks 100 years from now study the puzzle of the creation and continuing existence of the WNBA. https://t.co/64GdG2257n
— Richard Hanania (@RichardHanania) October 20, 2021
One theory: NBA players tend to have an unfortunately high average rate of doing bad things to women in their free time. The NBA subsidizing the Women’s NBA helps buy off the lesbian feminist movement from complaining much about it.