Handicaps, outcome uncertainty and attendance demand
Using data on 'spread' betting odds for rugby league football this study shows that handicap odds are unbiased and efficient predictors of match results and that, as a proxy for match uncertainty of outcomes, the handicap value is a significant determinant of attendance.
Volume (Year): 4 (1997)
Issue (Month): 9 ()
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