Sport Economics, Sport Management & Media Research

Under the direction of Prof. Dr. Tim Pawlowski the department team represents the subjects of sport economics, management and media research. The research is focused on the econometric analysis of sports demand (current project funded by DFG/SNF: labour market effects of sports related public expenditures). Furthermore, the department team conducts research related to sports labour economics, the development of sport organizations, the marketing of media and commercial rights as well as various issues related to (social media) communication in sports.

 

 


 

Behavioural economics of competitive balance

10.04.17 – Despite the prominence and relevance of the uncertainty of outcome hypothesis (UOH) for professional sports in general and league management in particular [...] more

 

 


 

The demand for licensed merchandise in sports

07.04.2017 – Nowadays licensed sports products not only help strengthening the (emotional) ties between professional sport teams and fans, but also generate significant [...] more

 

 


 

Seasonal variation in sports participation

05.04.2017 – The World Health Organization (WHO) established guidelines for physical activity to generate positive health effects. Core elements in this regard [...] more

Postal address

University of Tübingen
Institute of Sports Science
Department I
Wilhelmstr. 124
72074 Tübingen

Visiting address

Wächterstr. 67
72074 Tübingen