UGF-UAB Seminar on Mega Sport Events
The University Gama Filho and the Olympic Studies Centre of the Autonomous University of Barcelona (CEO-UAB) have organized the first seminar Brazil-Spain on mega sporting events that has...
An Olympic Mosaic: Multidisciplinary Research and Dissemination of Olympic Studies. CEO-UAB: 20 Years has been released.
The Olympic Studies Centre at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (CEO-UAB) has released An Olympic Mosaic: Multidisciplinary Research and Dissemination of Olympic Studies. CEO-UAB:...
New CEO-UAB and UGF Cooperation Agreement
CEO-UAB and the University Gama Filho of Rio de Janeiro will collaborate again in 2011 thanks to the Hispano-Brazilian Interuniversity Cooperation Program, promoted by the Ministry of Education.
An Olympic Mosaic: Multidisciplinary Research and Dissemination of Olympic Studies. CEO-UAB: 20 Years
Emilio Fernández Peña; Berta Cerezuela; Miquel Gómez Benosa; Chris Kennett; Miquel de Moragas Spà
An Olympic Mosaic tackles Olympic studies from the wealth and interconnection of the different phenomena that constitute them: media and the new media, economics, legacy, gender, information management,...
WP030 | An economical analysis of the Barcelona’92 Olympic Games: resources, financing and impacts
Economic dimension of the Olympic Games
The economic dimension of the Olympic Games is not easy to measure. On the one hand globalisation has increased the revenues of the Games which, vice versa, supports sports systems all over the world....
WP116 | The economy of the Beijing Olympic Games: an analysis of first impacts and prospects
WP094 | Socio-economic impact of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games
Economic Impact of the Sydney Olympic Games
NSW Treasury & Centre for Regional Economic Analysis, University of Tasmania
Final report published in 1997 by the Treasury's Office of Financial Management of the New South Wales, estimating direct impacts of the Games and the flow on impacts throughout the State and national...
2002 Olympic Winter Games : economic, demographic and fiscal impacts
State of Utah Governor’s Office of Planning and Budget
Report of impact published in November of 2000 by the Section of Economic and Demographic Analysis of the Office of Planning of the Governor of the State of Utah with the goal of facilitating the state...
2002 Winter Olympic Games: impacts, Images and Legacies
Utah Division of Travel and Development
Paper produced by the Utah Division of Travel Development and presented at the 32nd Annual Conference of the Travel and Tourism Research Association in 2001. It provides an overview of the research projects...
Business and Economic Benefits of the Sydney 2000 Olympics: A Collation of Evidence
New South Wales Department of State and Regional Development
Report prepared for the NSW Department of State and Regional Development by PriceWaterhouse Coopers on the business and economic benefits of the Sydney 2000 Olympic and Paralympic Games. The primary focus...
Olympics and beyond: implications for Vancouver’s Office Market
Avison Young Commercial Real Estate
Report produced in July 2003 by Avison Young Commercial Real Estate in Vancouver, Canada, examining the job creation and economic development successes of Sydney, Atlanta and Salt Lake City, in order...
Economic Impact of Hosting the 1996 Summer Olympics
Jeffrey M. Humphreys & Michael K. Plummer
Report produced by the University of Georgia and IRE Advisors forecasting the economic impact of hosting the Atlanta 1996 Olympic Games. Forecasts are made for the short-term (1991-1997) provided by the...
Economic Impact of the 2010 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games: An Update
InterVistas Consulting, Inc.
Updated report produced in November 2002 by InterVistas Consulting, Inc. for the Minister of State for Community Charter and 2010 Vancouver Olympic Bid. The report is presented in a PowerPoint format...
Olympic Sport, Global Media and Cultural Diversity
Paper presented to the Fourth International Symposium for Olympic Research (Ontario, 1998). The paper analyses the concept of “world class”, often associated with global commerce, and relates it to the...
Olympic impact : Vancouver 2010 and the Industrial Real Estate Market
Avison Young Commercial Real Estate
Research report published in October 2003 by Avison Young Commercial Real Estate in Vancouver, Canada, forecasting the impact of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games on industrial real estate market...
The Beijing Olympics: a focus for Chinese diplomacy
The Olympic Games in Beijing in August are shining a spotlight on China's growth as an economic and political power. Anxious to demonstrate that its rise is benign, China's leaders have been modifying...
Olympic Costs and Benefits: A Cost-benefit Analysis of the Proposed Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games
Marvin Shaffer; Alan Greer; Celine Mauboules
Report published in February 2003 by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives analysing the net economic impacts of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games in terms of consumers, environment, economic development...
Upon Further Review: An Examination of Sporting Event Economic Impact Studies
Victor A. Matheson
Article published on The Sport Journal (vol. 5, no. 1 Spring 2002) discussing the methodologies and approaches when undertaking an economic impact study on sport events, and the unfortunate disparity...
The impact of the 1996 Summer Olympic Games on employment and wages in Georgia
Julie L. Hotchkiss; Robert E. Moore; Stephanie M. Zobay
Article published in Southern Economic Journal (no. 69, January 2003), by Julie L. Hotchkiss, Robert E. Moore, and Stephanie M. Zobay, Department of Economics, in Georgia State University. The article...
Impact (OGI) study : results and lessons from the pre-games report
Calculating the regional economic impact of the olympic games
This study introduces a methodological concept to combine the cost-benefit analysis and input-output models to create a new method to regionalize Olympic costs and benefits in order to define the economic...
Atlanta and the Olympics: a one-year retrospective
Steven P. French; Mike E. Disher
The 1996 Olympics provided a number of unique opportunities for the City of Atlanta. Although most cities will not have an opportunity to host the Olympics, the Atlanta experience can provide important...
Economic impact of the Olympic Games
Research article published in June 2004 as part of the PricewaterhouseCoopers' European Economic Outlook. The article provides a historical overview of the economic impacts of hosting an Olympic Games...