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.




Two PhDs in Sports Economics awarded

12.09.2017 – In July and September, two PhD students successfully completed their PhD projects in sports economics. On July 14th, Ute Schüttoff defended her thesis [...] more




Research findings discussed in Planet Football Report

13.07.2017 – One of the essential questions facing sports organisations today is how to grow in an increasingly competitive and globalised market place while, at the same time [...] more




Master belongs to the Top 20 programs in sport management

26.05.2017 – The Master in Sports Science with profile Sport Management at the University of Tübingen could continuously improve its position during recent years in the global [...] more



Postal address

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

Visiting address

Wächterstr. 67
72074 Tübingen