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La economía del deporte/The Economics of Sport

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  • RODRÍGUEZ GUERRERO, PLÁCIDO

    () (Departamento de Economía, Fundación Observatorio Económico del Deporte (FOED), UNIVERSIDAD DE OVIEDO, ESPAÑA.)

Abstract

Este artículo presenta algunas de las características más relevantes de la economía del deporte, que la signifi¬can como una economía peculiar dentro del análisis económico. Se analizan las características del producto deportivo, el estu¬dio del comportamiento de los clubes, de las ligas y el balance competitivo, así como el mercado de trabajo de los jugadores y la demanda de los deportes profesionales. This paper presents some of the major characteristics of sports economics which represents a peculiar economy in the economic analysis. We analyze the characteristics of the sport product, the study of the behavior of clubs, leagues and competitive balance and also the player´s labor market and the demand of professional sports.

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  • Rodríguez Guerrero, Plácido, 2012. "La economía del deporte/The Economics of Sport," Estudios de Economía Aplicada, Estudios de Economía Aplicada, vol. 30, pages 387-418, Agosto.
  • Handle: RePEc:lrk:eeaart:30_2_1
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    Keywords

    Economía peculiar; función objetivo de los clubes; comportamiento de las ligas; mercado de trabajo; demanda ; eculiar Economy; Objective Function of the Clubs; Leagues´ Behavior; Labor Market; Demand..;

    JEL classification:

    • L21 - Industrial Organization - - Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behavior - - - Business Objectives of the Firm
    • L83 - Industrial Organization - - Industry Studies: Services - - - Sports; Gambling; Restaurants; Recreation; Tourism
    • J31 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs - - - Wage Level and Structure; Wage Differentials
    • Z00 - Other Special Topics - - General - - - General

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