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.



Ticketing for major events: Using science to increase sales

13.06.2018 – One day before the FIFA World Cup kick-off in Russia, Enno Eller – Alumni of the Sport Management Master Program in Tuebingen and Junior Direct Sales Manager [...] more



Sport mega events: live broadcast of panel discussion

05.06.2018 – On 5 June 2018, representatives from various fields, such as sports, politics, media and science met at the historic „E-Werk“ for the 6th edition of the [...] more



Beyond Top 5 leagues: On the relevance of competitive balance

01.06.2018 - On 1 June Dr. Georgios Nalbantis was invited by IMH Cyprus and the Cyprus Football Association to give a speech about the relevance of competitive balance for [...] more

Postal address

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

Visiting address

Wächterstr. 67
72074 Tübingen