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Pages: 194
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Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-23 - Publisher: Business Expert Press

The Olympic Sports Economy incorporates exclusive case studies and reports from sports management conferences to illustrate the most important business practices and trends of the Olympics today. Every two years, the Olympics wins world attention with contests and celebrations. The success story of the world’s most watched event, best recognized
The Impact and Evaluation of Major Sporting Events
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Holger Preuss
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-13 - Publisher: Routledge

The aim of politicians is to attract new investment to their city or region in order to develop infrastructure such as telecommunications, transportation, housing or even sport and entertainment facilities. Sporting events are also intended to achieve intangible ends such as a better image, more know-how, stronger networks, emotional commitment
The Global Economics of Sport
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Chris Gratton, Dongfeng Liu, Girish Ramchandani, Darryl Wilson
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-21 - Publisher: Routledge

Sport has become a global business. There is no corner of the Earth that isn't reached by coverage of global sporting mega-events such as the Olympics or the World Cup, events managed by international governing bodies such as the IOC and FIFA that operate like major international businesses. Companies such
The Political Economy of Professional Sport
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Jean-Francois Bourg, Jean-Jacques Gouguet
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-01-01 - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

This timely book offers a critical interpretation of the traditional social and economic accounts of sport. It provides an incisive analysis of professional sport and defines alternative foundations to the present model. The authors demonstrate that professional sport is an extremely complex phenomenon encompassing many unique factors depending on its
ARENA Review
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Authors: Jean-Francois Bourg, Jean-Jacques Gouguet
Categories: Sports
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