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Quantifying Player Development – Prospect Values – (14:49)

We use $/WAR figures provided in our previous work on Baseball Economics to calculate the net present value of a prospect at a given talent level.

Works Cited: An Update to Prospect Valuation (Edwards, 2018)
MLB Prospect Surplus Values — 2018 Updated Edition (Kreagh and DiMiceli 2018)
Putting a Dollar Value on Prospects Outside the Top 100 (Edwards, 2018)
The Recent History of Free-Agent Pricing (Swartz, 2017)
How Compensation Picks Stifle Free Agent Salaries (Swartz, 2011)
Fangraphs: THE BOARD

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