Jay Blasi: Is autocracy the best model for golf clubs? (

When judging golf courses, people look at the setting, the design and the conditioning. Every hole goes under the microscope. 

Another factor also should be considered: Does the ownership or governance structure of a course have a direct impact on how good the course is? The answer – acknowledging there are always exceptions – is yes.

Simply put, when it comes to great golf courses, autocracy works. 

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