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Institut für Betriebswirtschaftslehre Unternehmensführung und -politik

Vorlesung "The Economics of Sports: Governance and Markets" HS23

Prof. Dr. Egon Franck / Prof. Dr. Raphael Flepp

Only on-site lectures are held (Mondays from 16.15 to 18.00, RAI-H-041)
No podcast will be provided. If you are unclear or have any questions, please contact us in the designated forum in OLAT. 

Written exam on Monday, 15.01.2024, 16:15 - 17:45h (90 min)

Topics of the Course

Sports has evolved into a global industry with tremendous growth and specific rules. The lecture provides comprehensive coverage of key issues in the economics of sports, including the governance structures of professional team sports and the interrelation between professional sports and adjacent markets:

  • The commerzialization of sports
  • Governance structures at the league level
  • Governance structures at the club level
  • Regulatory interventions at the industry level: From Financial Fair Play to Financial Sustainability
  • The market for sports betting
  • The market for sports data

Course Material

All materials and documents for the lecture will be provided via OLAT.
Syllabus Fall 2023 (PDF, 85 KB)

Weiterführende Informationen

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