Item #13151 Handbook on the Economics of Sport. Wladimir Andreff, Stefan Szymanski.

Handbook on the Economics of Sport

Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2009.

Paperback. 9 1/2" X 6 1/2". xviii, 830pp. Mild rubbing, creasing and shelf wear to covers, corners, and edges of paper wraps. Pages are clean and unmarked. Binding is sound.

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This comprehensive Handbook provides a survey of all the major research areas in sports economics written by almost all of the active researchers in this field. It offers not only an accessible insight into the major findings of the literature but also presents some of the world's principal researchers' views on the unanswered questions that face us today. Issues covered include:

- sport in the economy
- the demand for sport
- cost-benefit analysis of sport
- sporting governance and the state
- individualistic sports
- team sports
- dysfunctions in sport including discrimination, doping and corruption.

It is an indispensable guide to one of the most lively and rapidly evolving fields of economics.(Publisher). Very good. Item #13151
ISBN: 9781848443518

Price: $50.00