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.



Substitution effects in lower division football attendance

22.02.2018 – Historically, most of the top division games in European football were scheduled either Saturdays or Sundays, leaving the rest of the week exclusively for lower division [...] more



Multi-level policy implementation in sport federations

15.02.2018 – Governing bodies of sports such as national sport federations rely on the collaboration of their members. Since, however, regional entities and local sports [...] more



Animation intensity of sponsorship signage

31.01.2018 – A growing number of major sporting events makes use of LED perimeter boards to present the event sponsors to the audience in front of the screens. This technology [...] more


Postal address

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

Visiting address

Wächterstr. 67
72074 Tübingen