HALICIOGLU, Ferda (2006): The impacts of football point systems on the competitive balance: evidence from some European footbal leagues. Published in: Rivista di Diritto ed Economia dello Sport , Vol. 2, No. 2 (2006): pp. 67-76.
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Introduction. – 1. Outcome of uncertainty and competitive balance in professional team sports. – 2. Measurement of competitive balance in professional team sports. – 3. Football point systems and competitive balance: empirical evidence . – 4. Some concluding remarks.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||The impacts of football point systems on the competitive balance: evidence from some European footbal leagues|
|Keywords:||outcome of uncertainty, competitive balance, European football|
|Subjects:||C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C4 - Econometric and Statistical Methods: Special Topics > C40 - General
D - Microeconomics > D4 - Market Structure and Pricing > D40 - General
L - Industrial Organization > L8 - Industry Studies: Services > L83 - Sports; Gambling; Recreation; Tourism
|Depositing User:||Ferda HALICIOGLU|
|Date Deposited:||28. Sep 2008 00:20|
|Last Modified:||13. Feb 2014 18:46|
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