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Working Papers

2019

  1. Quantifying the Intangible Impact of the Olympics Using Subjective Well-Being Data
    CEP Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2019) Downloads
    Post-Print, HAL (2019)
    Working Papers, HAL (2019) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2019)

2017

  1. Convergence vs. the middle income trap: The case of global soccer
    Working Papers, ECINEQ, Society for the Study of Economic Inequality Downloads
  2. The inefficient advantage of experience in the market for football managers
    Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers, Tinbergen Institute Downloads

2016

  1. Insolvency in French Soccer
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Sports Economics (2018)
  2. The Host with the Most? The Effects of the Olympic Games on Happiness
    Working Papers, Queen Mary, University of London, School of Business and Management, Centre for Globalisation Research Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in CEP Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE (2016) Downloads View citations (6)
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2016) Downloads View citations (2)
    SOEPpapers on Multidisciplinary Panel Data Research, DIW Berlin, The German Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP) (2016) Downloads View citations (2)
    Discussion Papers of DIW Berlin, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research (2016) Downloads View citations (6)

2014

  1. Are restrictions of competition by sports associations horizontal or vertical in nature?
    Ilmenau Economics Discussion Papers, Ilmenau University of Technology, Institute of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Competition Law and Economics (2015)

2013

  1. Financial fair play in European football
    Working Papers, University of Antwerp, Faculty of Business and Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Policy (2014)

2012

  1. If you host it, where will they come from? Mega-Events and Tourism in South Africa
    Working Papers, University of Antwerp, Faculty of Business and Economics Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Insolvency in English professional football: Irrational Exuberance or Negative Shocks?
    Working Papers, International Association of Sports Economists Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Vertical restraints in soccer: Financial fair play and the English Premier League
    Working Papers, University of Antwerp, Faculty of Business and Economics Downloads View citations (6)

2008

  1. National Wellbeing and International Sports Events
    Working Papers, International Association of Sports Economists Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Psychology (2010)

2006

  1. A Theory of the Evolution of Modern Sport
    Working Papers, International Association of Sports Economists Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Competitive balance in sports leagues and the paradox of power
    Working Papers, International Association of Sports Economists Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Goal! Profit maximization and win maximization in football leagues
    Working Papers, International Association of Sports Economists Downloads View citations (14)
  4. Handbook on the Economics of Sport
    Université Paris1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (Post-Print and Working Papers), HAL View citations (21)
    Also in Université Paris1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (Post-Print and Working Papers), HAL (2006) View citations (21)
  5. Introduction
    Université Paris1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (Post-Print and Working Papers), HAL
  6. On the Edge of Your Seat: Demand for Football on Television and the Uncertainty of Outcome Hypothesis
    Working Papers, International Association of Sports Economists Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in International Journal of Sport Finance (2010)
  7. Parallel Trade, International Exhaustion and Intellectual Property Rights: A Welfare Analysis
    CEIS Research Paper, Tor Vergata University, CEIS Downloads View citations (51)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2005) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Industrial Economics (2006)
  8. Teaching competition in professional sports leagues
    Working Papers, International Association of Sports Economists Downloads
    Also in IASE Conference Papers, International Association of Sports Economists (2006) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Economic Education (2010)
  9. The Champions League and the Coase Theorem
    Working Papers, International Association of Sports Economists Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Scottish Journal of Political Economy (2007)
  10. Tilting the Playing Field (Why a sports league planner would choose less, not more, competitive balance): The case of English Football
    Working Papers, International Association of Sports Economists Downloads View citations (2)
  11. Tilting the Playing Field: Why a sports league planner would choose less, not more, competitive balance
    Working Papers, International Association of Sports Economists Downloads View citations (8)

2004

  1. First and Second Prizes in Imperfectly Discriminating Contests
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (8)

2003

  1. Competitive balance and gate revenue sharing in team sports
    Working Papers, University of Antwerp, Faculty of Business and Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Industrial Economics (2004)
  2. Why Have Premium Sports Rights Migrated to Pay-TV in Europe but not in the US?
    IASE Conference Papers, International Association of Sports Economists Downloads

2002

  1. Competitive Balance and Income Redistribution in Team Sports
    Royal Economic Society Annual Conference 2002, Royal Economic Society Downloads View citations (1)

2000

  1. Equality of Opportunity and Equality of Outcome: Static and Dynamic Competitive Balance in European and North American Sports Leagues
    IASE Conference Papers, International Association of Sports Economists Downloads
  2. Transatlantic Sport: An Introduction
    IASE Conference Papers, International Association of Sports Economists Downloads

1999

  1. Two recent cases relating to broadcasting and football in England
    IASE Conference Papers, International Association of Sports Economists Downloads

1997

  1. A Law of Large numbers: Bidding and competitive tendering for refuse collection contracts
    IFS Working Papers, Institute for Fiscal Studies Downloads View citations (2)

1992

  1. Privatisation, Liberalisation, Wages and Employment: Theory and Evidence for the UK
    Working Papers, Queen Mary University of London, School of Economics and Finance Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Privatization, Jobs and Wages
    Working Papers, Queen Mary University of London, School of Economics and Finance Downloads

Journal Articles

2019

  1. Convergence versus the middle-income trap: the case of global soccer
    Applied Economics, 2019, 51, (27), 2980-2999 Downloads
  2. Quantifying the intangible impact of the Olympics using subjective well-being data
    Journal of Public Economics, 2019, 177, (C), - Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2019)

2018

  1. Insolvency in French Soccer
    Journal of Sports Economics, 2018, 19, (5), 603-624 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2016)
  2. ON THE OPTIMAL REALIGNMENT OF A CONTEST: THE CASE OF COLLEGE FOOTBALL
    Economic Inquiry, 2018, 56, (1), 483-496 Downloads View citations (1)

2017

  1. Entry into exit: insolvency in English professional football
    Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 2017, 64, (4), 419-444 Downloads View citations (3)

2016

  1. Testing the O-Ring theory using data from the English Premier League
    Research in Economics, 2016, 70, (3), 468-481 Downloads View citations (1)

2015

  1. ARE RESTRICTIONS OF COMPETITION BY SPORTS ASSOCIATIONS HORIZONTAL OR VERTICAL IN NATURE?
    Journal of Competition Law and Economics, 2015, 11, (2), 409-429 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  2. Making Money Out of Football
    Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 2015, 62, (1), 25-50 Downloads View citations (5)

2014

  1. Bad for Business? The Effects of Hooliganism on English Professional Football Clubs
    Journal of Sports Economics, 2014, 15, (5), 429-450 Downloads
  2. Fair is Foul: A Critical Analysis of UEFA Financial Fair Play
    International Journal of Sport Finance, 2014, 9, (3), 218-229 Downloads View citations (5)
  3. Financial fair play in European football
    Economic Policy, 2014, 29, (78), 343-390 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  4. Tourism and the 2010 World Cup: Lessons for Developing Countries
    Journal of African Economies, 2014, 23, (2), 290-320 Downloads View citations (8)

2013

  1. Some Observations on Fort and Winfree “Nash Conjectures and Talent Supply in Sports League Modeling
    Journal of Sports Economics, 2013, 14, (3), 321-326 Downloads

2010

  1. National well-being and international sports events
    Journal of Economic Psychology, 2010, 31, (2), 158-171 Downloads View citations (48)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. On the Edge of Your Seat: Demand for Football on Television and the Uncertainty of Outcome Hypothesis
    International Journal of Sport Finance, 2010, 5, (2), 75-95 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  3. Teaching Competition in Professional Sports Leagues
    The Journal of Economic Education, 2010, 41, (2), 150-168 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  4. The Financial Crisis and English Football: The Dog That Will Not Bark
    International Journal of Sport Finance, 2010, 5, (1), 28-40 Downloads

2009

  1. From the Olympics to the grassroots: What will London 2012 mean for sport funding and participation in Britain?
    Public Policy Review, 2009, 16, (3), 192-196 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Goal! Profit Maximization Versus Win Maximization in Soccer
    Review of Industrial Organization, 2009, 34, (1), 45-68 Downloads View citations (25)

2008

  1. Are We Willing to Pay Enough to `Back the Bid'?: Valuing the Intangible Impacts of London's Bid to Host the 2012 Summer Olympic Games
    Urban Studies, 2008, 45, (2), 419-444 Downloads View citations (21)
  2. Olympic Games, Terrorism and their Impact on the London and Paris Stock Exchanges
    Revue d'économie politique, 2008, 118, (2), 189-206 Downloads View citations (1)

2007

  1. GOVERNANCE AND VERTICAL INTEGRATION IN TEAM SPORTS
    Contemporary Economic Policy, 2007, 25, (4), 616-626 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE AND THE COASE THEOREM
    Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 2007, 54, (3), 355-373 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  3. The Economics of Sport: An International Perspective. By ROBERT SANDY, PETER J. SLOANE and MARK S. ROSENTRAUB
    Economica, 2007, 74, (294), 376-378 Downloads

2006

  1. English Football
    Journal of Sports Economics, 2006, 7, (1), 29-46 Downloads View citations (17)
  2. PARALLEL TRADE, INTERNATIONAL EXHAUSTION AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS: A WELFARE ANALYSIS*
    Journal of Industrial Economics, 2006, 54, (4), 499-526 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  3. Reply: "Professional Team Sports Are Only a Game: The Walrasian Fixed-Supply Conjecture Model, Contest-Nash Equilibrium, and the Invariance Principle"
    Journal of Sports Economics, 2006, 7, (2), 240-243 Downloads

2005

  1. Incentive effects of second prizes
    European Journal of Political Economy, 2005, 21, (2), 467-481 Downloads View citations (79)
  2. Parallel trade, price discrimination, investment and price caps
    Economic Policy, 2005, 20, (44), 705-749 Downloads View citations (35)
  3. Promotion and Relegation in Sporting Contests
    Rivista di Politica Economica, 2005, 95, (3), 3-39 Downloads View citations (12)

2004

  1. Broadcasting, Attendance and the Inefficiency of Cartels
    Review of Industrial Organization, 2004, 24, (3), 243-265 Downloads View citations (42)
  2. Competitive balance and gate revenue sharing in team sports
    Journal of Industrial Economics, 2004, 52, (1), 165-177 Downloads View citations (118)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  3. Professional Team Sports Are Only a Game
    Journal of Sports Economics, 2004, 5, (2), 111-126 Downloads View citations (3)

2003

  1. Equality of Opportunity and Equality of Outcome: Open Leagues, Closed Leagues and Competitive Balance *#We thank the Editor and an anonymous referee for helpful comments
    Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade, 2003, 3, (3), 167-186 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. The Assessment: The Economics of Sport
    Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 2003, 19, (4), 467-477 View citations (28)
  3. The Economic Design of Sporting Contests
    Journal of Economic Literature, 2003, 41, (4), 1137-1187 Downloads View citations (392)

2002

  1. The Economic Impact of the World Cup
    World Economics, 2002, 3, (1), 169-177 Downloads View citations (21)
  2. The Promotion Test
    World Economics, 2002, 3, (2), 171-183 Downloads

2001

  1. A Law of Large Numbers: Bidding and Compulsory Competitive Tendering for Refuse Collection Contracts
    Review of Industrial Organization, 2001, 18, (1), 105-113 Downloads View citations (30)
  2. Economics of Sport: Introduction
    Economic Journal, 2001, 111, (469), F1-3 Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Income Inequality, Competitive Balance and the Attractiveness of Team Sports: Some Evidence and a Natural Experiment from English Soccer
    Economic Journal, 2001, 111, (469), F69-84 Downloads View citations (53)
  4. Promotion and Relegation
    World Economics, 2001, 2, (2), 179-189 Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Up for the Cup
    World Economics, 2001, 2, (4), 175-183 Downloads View citations (3)

2000

  1. A Market Test for Discrimination in the English Professional Soccer Leagues
    Journal of Political Economy, 2000, 108, (3), 590-603 Downloads View citations (56)
  2. Modelling the spatial impact of the introduction of Compulsory Competitive Tendering
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2000, 30, (2), 203-219 Downloads View citations (21)
  3. Racial Discrimination in English Football
    Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 2000, 47, (4), 342-63 Downloads View citations (13)
  4. The Market for Olympic Gold Medals
    World Economics, 2000, 1, (4), 207-214 Downloads View citations (6)
  5. The Political Economy of Sport
    World Economics, 2000, 1, (2), 101-109 Downloads View citations (2)

1999

  1. The Americanization of European football
    Economic Policy, 1999, 14, (28), 203-240 Downloads View citations (75)

1997

  1. Beaten in the race for the ball: Black footballers get paid less than they are worth, and football suffers
    New Economy, 1997, 4, (4), 212-217 Downloads
  2. Regulation through comparative performance evaluation
    Utilities Policy, 1997, 6, (4), 293-301 Downloads View citations (5)
  3. Spatial dependence through local yardstick competition:: theory and testing
    Economics Letters, 1997, 55, (2), 257-265 Downloads View citations (50)
  4. The English Football Industry: profit, performance and industrial structure
    International Review of Applied Economics, 1997, 11, (1), 135-153 Downloads View citations (41)

1996

  1. Making Hay While the Sun Shines
    Journal of Industrial Economics, 1996, 44, (1), 1-16 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. The impact of compulsory competitive tendering on refuse collection services
    Fiscal Studies, 1996, 17, (3), 1-19 Downloads View citations (35)

1995

  1. Executive Pay and Performance: The Empirical Importance of the Participation Constraint
    International Journal of the Economics of Business, 1995, 2, (3), 485-495 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Rational pricing strategies in the cross channel market
    Transport Policy, 1995, 2, (3), 169-177 Downloads View citations (1)

1994

  1. CCT: a clean solution?: Compulsory tendering may save local government, not destroy it
    New Economy, 1994, 1, (2), 89-94 Downloads
  2. Strategic delegation with endogenous costs: A duopoly with wage bargaining
    International Journal of Industrial Organization, 1994, 12, (1), 105-116 Downloads View citations (38)

1993

  1. Cheap rubbish? Competitive tendering and contracting out in refuse collection, 1981-88
    Fiscal Studies, 1993, 14, (3), 109-30 View citations (15)
  2. Microeconomic contributions to strategic management: J. Thepot and R.-A. Thietart, eds.,North-Holland, Amsterdam, 1991
    International Journal of Industrial Organization, 1993, 11, (2), 294-296 Downloads
  3. The Disappearing Relationship Between Directors' Pay and Corporate Performance
    British Journal of Industrial Relations, 1993, 31, (1), 1-9 Downloads View citations (30)

1992

  1. A BARGAINING THEORY OF PRIVATISATION
    Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, 1992, 63, (2), 207-227 Downloads View citations (12)

Edited books

2006

  1. Handbook on the Economics of Sport
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (19)

Chapters

2014

  1. Insolvency in English football
    Chapter 7 in Handbook on the Economics of Professional Football, 2014, pp 100-116 Downloads

2013

  1. Wages, transfers and the variation of team performance in the English Premier League
    Chapter 3 in The Econometrics of Sport, 2013, pp 53-62 Downloads View citations (4)

2012

  1. The Employment Effects of London 2012: An Assessment in Mid-2011
    Chapter 30 in International Handbook on the Economics of Mega Sporting Events, 2012 Downloads

2011

  1. Sport Financing and Governance in Europe
    Chapter 4 in Contemporary Issues in Sports Economics, 2011 Downloads

2006

  1. Baseball Economics
    Chapter 47 in Handbook on the Economics of Sport, 2006 Downloads
  2. Football in England
    Chapter 49 in Handbook on the Economics of Sport, 2006 Downloads
  3. Revenue Sharing
    Chapter 65 in Handbook on the Economics of Sport, 2006 Downloads
  4. The Anglo-American Model of Sport
    Chapter 29 in Handbook on the Economics of Sport, 2006 Downloads
  5. The Promotion and Relegation System
    Chapter 75 in Handbook on the Economics of Sport, 2006 Downloads
  6. The Sporting Exception and the Legality of Restraints in the US
    Chapter 80 in Handbook on the Economics of Sport, 2006 Downloads
  7. The Theory of Tournaments
    Chapter 34 in Handbook on the Economics of Sport, 2006 Downloads
  8. Uncertainty of Outcome, Competitive Balance and the Theory of Team Sports
    Chapter 62 in Handbook on the Economics of Sport, 2006 Downloads View citations (1)
 
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