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Weatherhead School’s Jonathan Ernest says the economics associated with the Cleveland Indians’ name charge are relatively unprecedented

Experts weigh in on the Cleveland Indians’ name change and why the process seems so arduous Jonathan Ernest, assistant professor of economics at Weatherhead School of Management, said the economics associated with the pending name change for the Cleveland Indians are relatively unprecedented, in part because of the profitable brand that the team has established in the Northeast Ohio region.