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.



Values in high performance sports – Quo vadis?

15.11.2017 – Breaking news about scandals in high performance sports related to doping, corruption and hyper commercialization dominate the media in recent months [...] more



Sports communication in the digital age

8.11.2017 – On 8th of November, a top-class discussion panel met during the 5th edition of the “ARD Forum Sport” in the facilities of the German broadcaster HR [...] more



Visiting the multifunctional arenas in Stuttgart

6.11.2017 – On 6th of November, students from the Bachelor Program Sports Management could have a look behind the scenes of the main sports arenas and stadiums in Stuttgart [...] more


Postal address

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

Visiting address

Wächterstr. 67
72074 Tübingen