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  1. Add to Wish List Personnel Economics in Sports

    Personnel Economics in Sports

    Edited by Neil Longley
    Sport is an effective industry in which to empirically test theories of personnel economics, primarily because the employer-employee relationship in sport is much more visible and transparent than in almost any other industry. This book ...
    Hardback (2018)

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  2. Add to Wish List Sports Economics Uncut

    Sports Economics Uncut

    Brian Goff
    “Sport has the power to change the world.” Sports Economics Uncut expresses this insight from Nelson Mandela, exploring sports as a fascinating mirror of the world and a powerful agent of change. In it, Brian Goff covers subjects ranging...
    Hardback (2018)

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  3. Add to Wish List Sports Through the Lens of Economic History

    Sports Through the Lens of Economic History

    Edited by Richard Pomfret, John K. Wilson
    From professional team sports to international events such as the Olympics and Tour de France, the modern sports industry continues to attract a large number of spectators and participants. This book, edited by Richard Pomfret and John K...
    Paperback (2017)

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    Hardback (2016)

    List price $115.00

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  4. Add to Wish List The Economics of Sports Betting

    The Economics of Sports Betting

    Edited by Plácido Rodríguez, Brad R. Humphreys, Robert Simmons
    This unique book delves into a number of intriguing issues and addresses several pertinent questions including, should gambling markets be privatized? Is the ‘hot hand’ hypothesis real or a myth? Are the ‘many’ smarter than the ‘few’ in ...
    Hardback (2017)

    List price $129.00

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  5. Add to Wish List Research Handbook of Employment Relations in Sport

    Research Handbook of Employment Relations in Sport

    Edited by Michael Barry, James Skinner, Terry Engelberg
    Employment relations, much discussed in other industries, has often been neglected in professional sports despite its unique characteristics. The book aims to explore in detail the unique nature of the employment relationship in professi...
    Hardback (2016)

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  6. Add to Wish List Disequilibrium Sports Economics

    Disequilibrium Sports Economics

    Edited by Wladimir Andreff
    For decades, sports economics has been set within the framework of equilibrium economics, in particular when modelling team sport leagues. Based on a conviction that this does not reflect real life, this book addresses a gap in the liter...
    Hardback (October 2015)

    List price $140.00

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  7. Add to Wish List Public Policy and Professional Sports

    Public Policy and Professional Sports

    John K. Wilson, Richard Pomfret
    Public Policy and Professional Sports is a comprehensive analysis of public policy aspects of the economics of professional sports, supported by in-depth international case studies. It covers regulation and competition in the sports indu...
    Paperback (2015)

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    Hardback (November 2014)

    List price $116.00

    Member price $104.40

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  8. Add to Wish List The Economics of Competitive Sports

    The Economics of Competitive Sports

    Edited by Plácido Rodríguez, Stefan Késenne, Ruud Koning
    The essence of any sports contest is competition. The very unpredictability of a sporting outcome distinguishes it from, say, an opera performance. This volume presents a state of the art overview of the economics of competitive sport al...
    Hardback (2015)

    List price $135.00

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  9. Add to Wish List The Economic Theory of Professional Team Sports

    The Economic Theory of Professional Team Sports

    Stefan Késenne
    This revised and updated edition of The Economic Theory of Professional Team Sports elaborates on the themes of the successful first edition of this book. In particular, the chapters on product and player labour markets are completely re...
    Paperback (2015)

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    Hardback (July 2014)

    List price $130.00

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  10. Add to Wish List Handbook of Research on Sport and Business

    Handbook of Research on Sport and Business

    Edited by Sten Söderman, Harald Dolles
    This Handbook draws together top international researchers and discusses the state of the art and the future direction of research at the nexus between sport and business. It is heavily built upon choosing, applying and evaluating approp...
    Paperback (2015)

    List price $72.00

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    Hardback (August 2013)

    List price $299.00

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  11. Add to Wish List Handbook on the Economics of Women in Sports

    Handbook on the Economics of Women in Sports

    Edited by Eva Marikova Leeds, Michael A. Leeds
    Women’s sports have received much less attention from economists than from other social scientists. This Handbook fills that gap with a comprehensive economic analysis of women’s sports. It also analyzes how the behavior and treatment of...
    Paperback (2015)

    List price $71.95

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    Hardback (2013)

    List price $246.00

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  12. Add to Wish List Handbook on the Economics of Professional Football

    Handbook on the Economics of Professional Football

    Edited by John Goddard, Peter Sloane
    In this comprehensive Handbook, John Goddard and Peter Sloane present a collection of analytical contributions by internationally regarded scholars in the field, which extensively examine the many economic challenges facing the world's m...
    Hardback (January 2015)

    List price $240.00

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