HomeHigher EdPERSPECTIVES: Trickle Down Economics, A Reality In Major College Athletics PERSPECTIVES: Trickle Down Economics, A Reality In Major College Athletics by Future U/ March 14, 2017/ Higher Ed, Perspectives, Public Higher Ed, Society/ No Comments/ You can make a ton in college coaching these days … tennis, that is. But in pro-like major college sports, players are paid via fringe benefits only. Read more here. Tweet Pin It About The Author Future U Related Posts PERSPECTIVE: Rise and Decline of Faculty Governance by Future U/ PERSPECTIVES: Administrative Growth In Higher Education by Future U/ PERSPECTIVES: Even With Big Subsidies, Lower-Tier Football Teams Need Big Paychecks From Big Schools To Balance Athletic Budgets by Future U/ NEWS BRIEFS: Social Science-Humanities Panel To Inform Social Policymakers by Future U/ Leave a Reply Cancel reply Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.