Sport, Business and Management: Volume 5 Issue 2


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Understanding coach dismissals in European professional football: A new institutional perspective

Rasmus Nissen

– The purpose of this paper is to outline a theoretical framework that can be used to understand coach dismissals in professional football.

An exploratory study of women club members’ experiences with an NFL franchise brand extension

Antonio Williams, Isabell Rhenwrick, Kwame J. A. Agyemang, Alexandria Pantaleoni

– The purpose of this paper is to arrive at a better understanding of the experiences of the women who comprise a distinct National Football League (NFL) women’s only fan club.

Determinants of sport-related expenditure of golf players and differences between light and heavy spenders

Kirstin Hallmann, Pamela Wicker

Although participation in golf has increased in several countries and is associated with an evolving golf industry, research on golf and golf players is rather limited…

Fighting, winning, promotions, and attendance in the ECHL

Rodney J. Paul, Andrew P. Weinbach, Daniel Robbins

– The purpose of this paper is to investigate the role of fighting (in addition to other variables) as it relates to attendance at minor league hockey games (ECHL).

Team goal-setting involves more than only goal-setting

Marco António Arraya, René Pellissier, Isabel Preto

The purpose of this paper is to research factors like task-orientation and collectivism and to examine the relationship between them and goal-setting as research…

Emerging technologies and sports events: Innovative information and communication solutions

Lidija T. Petrović, Dragorad Milovanović, Michel Desbordes

The purpose of this paper is to review the development and potential applications of emerging information and communication technologies (ICTs) in sports. The case studies…

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