London 2012 - Medal Projection - Medaillenvorausberechnung
AbstractWe project the medal number and medal ranking for the Olympic Games in London in 2012. The largest relative increase is predicted for Brazil (80% more medals) and the UK (+28%).UK will conti-nue to rank 4th. The largest decreases in medal numbers are predicted for Australia (-13%, but remains in 5th place) and the USA (-13%, remains No. 1). Germany should retain a rank of 6th and will win 38 medals (compared to 41 in 2008).
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Chair for Economic Policy, University of Hamburg in its series Working Papers with number 043.
Length: 8 pages
Date of creation: 23 Feb 2012
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Publication status: Published in Hamburg Contemporary Economic Discussions, Issue 43, 2012
Keywords: Olympic Games; Medals; London 2012;
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