SPORT ECONOMY

Module Code Number

BES 531

Number of ECTS Credits

8

Hours / Week (TPC)

3 0 3

Module Lecturer

Department`s lecturers

Year / Term

-

Typ of Course

(Compulsory / Elective)

Elective

Pre requisites / Recommended

-

Module Contents

Identified the sport economy and explain the importance of its. Sponsorships, structure of clubs. Economic structure and activities in some organizations.

Aims and Objectives of the module

This will cover: demand for sport, sports revenues, the economics of sports broadcasting, the pricing of sports events; why professional team sports leagues form, whether clubs are profit-maximisers or win-maximisers, remedies for competitive imbalance such as player drafts, salary caps and revenue sharing, the role of player associations in professional sport; government subsidies in sport, the economic impact of sports events, stadium financing; case studies of professional team sports leagues in world.

Method of assessment

Theoretic, Term Paper

Teaching Language

Turkish

Textbook /

Recommended readings

Argan.M., Katırcı H., (2002) Spor Pazarlaması

Başaran M. Atay,T.(2003) Spor ve Sporcuların Vergilendirilmesi, Fort,Rodney D.,(2003)  Sports Economics, Journal of Sports Economics.