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The footballers’ labour market after the Bosman ruling

In: Handbook on the Economics of Professional Football

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  • Bernd Frick
  • Rob Simmons
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    In this comprehensive Handbook, John Goddard and Peter Sloane present a collection of analytical contributions by internationally regarded scholars in the field, which extensively examine the many economic challenges facing the world's most popular team sport.

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  • John Goddard & Peter Sloane (ed.), 2014. "Handbook on the Economics of Professional Football," Books, Edward Elgar Publishing, number 14821.
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