Sport, Business and Management: Volume 4 Issue 3


An international journal

Table of contents - Special Issue: Reinventing the economics of sport

Productivity in professional Spanish basketball

Marta Brosed Lázaro, Manuel Espitia-Escuer, Lucía I. García-Cebrián

The purpose of this paper is twofold: first, to evaluate the performance of Spanish first-division basketball teams, in terms of efficiency, by defining previously a…

Using a brief questionnaire to assess the overall perceptions of basketball spectators

Ferran Calabuig Moreno, Josep Crespo Hervás, Vicente J. Prado-Gascó, Juan M. Núñez-Pomar

The purpose of this paper is twofold. The first aim is to obtain a valid and reliable instrument for the holistic analysis of sporting events, and the second is to test a…

Is human capital protection effective? The case of the Basque Country in Spanish football

Jonatan Calero, Julio del Corral

The purpose of this paper is to analyze whether the protection that some football teams submit to the football players from its region has a positive effect on the quality…

Economic crisis, sport success and willingness to pay: the case of a football club

Pablo Castellanos Garcia, Jaume García Villar, José Manuel Sánchez Santos

The purpose of this paper is to obtain evidence about the scope of the determinants of the willingness to pay (WTP) of the residents in a Spanish city (A Coruña) for…

Top European football clubs and social networks: a true 2.0 relationship?

Noelia Araújo, Pablo de Carlos, Jose Antonio Fraiz

In the scenario of today's Information Society, social networks are powerful promotional tools that football clubs can use to their own advantage by managing efficiently…

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