The Economics and Management of Mega Athletic Events:
Olympic Games, Professional Sports, and Other Essays
Edited by Gregory T. Papanikos
ISBN: 960-87822-9-5, 317 pages, Hardback
First published in 2004 by ATINER
Price: Hardcover: 70€ (It includes Shipping and Handling)
|Table of Contents||Page|
|The Economics and Management of Mega Athletic Events: An Introduction
|PART 1 The Economics and Management of Olympic Games||1|
|Webs of Authority: Hierarchies, Networks, Legitmacy, and Economic Power in Global Sport Organisations.|
Croci, O. and Forster, J.
|The Long-term Impacts from Major Sporting Events – Myths and Facts.|
Solberg, H.A., and Preuss, H.
|Capability of Hosting Mega-Sports Events: Case of Istanbul and its Bids for the Olympic Games.|
|The Olympic City in its post-modern condition: the role of Olympic design since the Munich 1972 Olympic Games. |
|Motivational Factors Affecting Olympic Volunteerism Among Turkish University Students.|
Alay, S., Koçak, S., Sözeri, B., and Karli, U.
|PART 2 The Economics and Management of Professional Sports||51|
|The Importance of the Market in a Professional Football League: The Belgian Case.|
|Is The NBA Betting Market Efficient?|
Schnytzer, A. and Weinberg, G.
|International Trade in Sporting Goods.|
|Of Dynasties and Dogs: Competitive Balance in Major League Baseball. |
Krautmann, A. and Hadley, L.,
|The Effect of a Game’s Payoff Structure on the Strategic Behaviour of its Participants: Comparing the National Hockey League with European Football Leagues|
Longley, N. and Sankaran, S.
|The Concepts of Competitive Balance and Uncertainty of Outcome.|
Kringstad, B. and Gerrard, M.
|The Location of the “Stade De France”: Efficacy, Equity, or Democracy? An Original Application of Spatial Econometrics.|
Raze, J - F.
|Stakeholders and Trusts: A Framework for Good Governance Within the Football Industry.|
|Winners and Losers in Soccer World Cup: A Study of Recent History and How to bet if you must.|
|Measuring Service Quality Expectations and Perceptions: A Comparison Study between English and Greek Sport & Recreation Customers|
Barlas, A., McCarthy, P., and Kouthouris, C.
|Turkish Super League Soccer Clubs’ Usage of Internet as a Tool for Marketing Purposes.|
Sözeri, B., and Koçak, S.
|The Development of Health – and Fitness – Sport in Europe as an Enormous Economic Branch. |
|The “Fixed” Budgets of Italian Football: A Hypothesis of Administrative Doping?|
|PART 3 Sport Management Education and Jobs||225|
|The European Market of Sport Management Programs. A General Survey and Content Analysis.|
|Business and Sport in Partnership - 'Developing high performance individuals and teams in a World Class environment.|
Fossey-Lewis, N. and Garnett, A.J.
|Competence Research in Sport Management – The German Case.|
|Employment Opportunities for Sports Managers in Turkey and the Profile of Sports Managers Required in Various Sectors.|
Donuk, B., Serarslan, M.Z., and Or, E.
|Job Satısfactıon Levels of the Personnel Among the Selected Prıvate Health Care and Fıtness Centers in Turkey.|
Karli, U. and Koçak, S.
|The Ethics of Specialism and the Specialist Sports College.|