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Economics of sport and recreation

by Chris Gratton

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Published by E & FN Spon in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Leisure -- Economic aspects,
  • Recreation -- Economic aspects,
  • Sports -- Economic aspects

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChris Gratton and Peter Taylor.
    ContributionsTaylor, Peter, 1949-, Gratton, Chris, 1948-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV181.3 .G73 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination234 p. :
    Number of Pages234
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL45248M
    ISBN 100419189602
    LC Control Number99041898

    The market value of sport and recreation volunteers 33 CHAPTER 4 PRODUCERS OF SPORT AND RECREATION GOODS AND SERVICES 35 Value added by sport and recreation industries 36 Enterprise incomes and the annual enterprise survey 40 Household spending and the household economic survey 41 Sport and recreation imports and exports 44Cited by:   This textbook describes the relevance of economics to the tourism and leisure industries, helping you to pass an economics module as part of a tourism, recreation or sport management degree/5(6).

    One of the leading texts in the field, The Economics of Recreation, Leisure and Tourism is the ideal introduction to the fundamentals of economics in these industries, helping you to pass an economics module as part of tourism, recreation, events or sport management : $ A Sport & Recreation Management (BSc Hons) is offered by the University of Edinburgh - details can be found here. A BSc (Hons) Sports Management is offered by Bournemouth University – details on the course can be found here. A Sport Management BSc (Hons) is offered by the University of Central Lancashire – details on the course can be found.

    The first book devoted entirely to baseball, The Base Ball Player′s Pocket Companion, was published in Boston in Score one for Bean Town. What I didn′t know was that years ago there were two sets of rules for the sport. Collecting Early Baseball Books. Sports economist Rodney D. Fort concluded in his study into the effect of public funding teams, published in his book Sports Economics in , the subsidized pro team franchise often has no discernable impact on a city's economy. The second area of interest to sports economists is the analysis of the markets for players in U.S. team sports.


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