The Economics of Staging the Olympics
  • Author : Holger Preuss
  • Release Date : 01 January 2004
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Genre : Business & Economics
  • Pages : 360
  • ISBN 13 : 1781008698
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The Economics of Staging the Olympics Book Summary

"This book arises from the need to analyse, in detail, the various economic aspects that the Olympic Games mean for host cities. Since 1984 increasingly more cities in the world have announced their interest in staging the Olympic Games, making it a festival with significant economic dimensions. What followed have been economic triumphs and tragedies, glories and fiascos - all are included in the 36 years of Olympic history reviewed in this book." - foreword.

The Economics of Staging the Olympics

The Economics of Staging the Olympics

Author : Holger Preuss
Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
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"This book arises from the need to analyse, in detail, the various economic aspects that the Olympic Games mean for host cities. Since 1984 increasingly more cities in the world have announced their interest in staging the Olympic Games, making it a festival with significant economic dimensions. What followed have been ...

The Economics of Staging the Olympics

The Economics of Staging the Olympics

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'The book is chock full of data and history. . . Preuss's book provides an in-depth, comprehensive look at the economics and finances of the Olympics. The book merits reading in a sequential fashion, but readers interested in particular topics would still benefit from reading only specific sections. It does contain a ...

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