Sports & Leisure Studies: Finance in Sport

  • Numbers and Narratives: Sport, History and Economics book cover

    Numbers and Narratives

    Sport, History and Economics, 1st Edition

    By Wray Vamplew

    This volume argues for a more quantitative, economic and theoretical approach to sports history. The author notes that sport can have peculiar economics as in no other industry do rival businesses have to cooperate to produce a sellable output. He also demonstrates, via a case study of early…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

  • The Role of the Professional Football Manager book cover

    The Role of the Professional Football Manager

    1st Edition

    By Seamus Kelly

    Considering the celebrity-like status of the professional football manager, surprisingly little is known about their role. This book provides an unprecedented insight into the chronically insecure and vulnerable world of the contemporary professional football manager. Drawing on original…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Routledge Handbook of Football Studies book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Football Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Hughson, Kevin Moore, Ramón Spaaij, Joseph Maguire

    Football is unquestionably the world’s most popular and influential sport. There is no corner of the globe in which the game is not played or followed. More countries are affiliated to FIFA, football’s governing body, than to the United Nations. The sport has therefore become an important component…

    Paperback – 2018-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Managing Sport Business: An Introduction book cover

    Managing Sport Business

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    Edited by David Hassan

    Contemporary sport is both a sophisticated and complex international business and a mass participatory practice run largely by volunteers and community organisations. Now in a fully revised and expanded second edition, this authoritative and comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of…

    Paperback – 2018-05-16
    Routledge
    Foundations of Sport Management

  • The Economics of Sports book cover

    The Economics of Sports

    6th Edition

    By Michael A. Leeds, Peter von Allmen, Victor A. Matheson

    The sports industry provides a seemingly endless set of examples from every area of microeconomics, giving students the opportunity to study economics in a context that holds their interest. Thoroughly updated to reflect the current sports landscape, The Economics of Sports introduces core economic…

    Hardback – 2018-04-16
    Routledge

  • Managing and Developing Community Sport book cover

    Managing and Developing Community Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rob Wilson, Chris Platts

    Can sport and physical activity (PA) be used to improve the communities we live in? How do community groups manage facilities that provide sport and PA? How can managers ensure the services they deliver meet the needs of their community? What role should community sport schemes play in society?…

    Paperback – 2018-02-21
    Routledge

  • Football Club Management: Insights from the Field book cover

    Football Club Management

    Insights from the Field, 1st Edition

    By Ian Lawrence

    The rapid global growth of the sport industry has prompted the need for a more commercial approach to the management of sport clubs. This book is the first study of its kind to focus on the management of professional football clubs, providing a real-world insight into management principles and…

    Hardback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Football

  • Sport Management: Principles and Applications book cover

    Sport Management

    Principles and Applications, 5th Edition

    By Russell Hoye, Aaron C.T. Smith, Matthew Nicholson, Bob Stewart

    Now available in a fully revised and updated fifth edition, Sport Management: Principles and Applications tells you everything you need to know about the contemporary sport industry. Covering both the professional and nonprofit sectors, and with more international material than any other…

    Paperback – 2018-01-09
    Routledge
    Sport Management Series

  • Routledge Handbook of Theory in Sport Management book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Theory in Sport Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by George B. Cunningham, Janet S. Fink, Alison Doherty

    Theory is an essential element in the development of any academic discipline and sport management is no exception. This is the first book to trace the intellectual contours of theory in sport management, and to explain, critique and celebrate the importance of sport management theory in academic…

    Paperback – 2017-11-14
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Routledge Handbook of International Sport Business book cover

    Routledge Handbook of International Sport Business

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Dodds, Kevin Heisey, Aila Ahonen

    Contemporary sport business is international. From global sport competitions and events, sponsorship deals and broadcasting rights to labour markets and lucrative flows of tourists, anybody working in sport business today has to have an international perspective. This book offers the broadest and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-20
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Corporate Finance: The Basics book cover

    Corporate Finance: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By Terence C.M. Tse

    Corporate Finance: The Basics is a concise introduction to the inner workings of finance at the company level. It aims to take the fear out of corporate finance and add the fun in, presenting the subject in a way that is simple to grasp and easy to digest. Its aim is to explain – and demystify –…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • International Cases in the Business of Sport book cover

    International Cases in the Business of Sport

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Simon Chadwick, Dave Arthur, John Beech

    Contemporary sport is big business. Major teams, leagues, franchises, merchandisers and retailers are in fierce competition in a dynamic global marketplace. Now in a fully revised and updated second edition, International Cases in the Business of Sport presents an unparalleled range of cutting-edge…

    Paperback – 2017-01-20
    Routledge

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