Freedom of entry, market size and competitive outcome: evidence from English soccer

Forrest, D and Simmons, R and Buraimo, B (2005) Freedom of entry, market size and competitive outcome: evidence from English soccer. Working Paper. The Department of Economics, Lancaster University.

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Abstract

The paper tests, in the context of an open sports league, whether greater success is achieved by clubs in markets with larger populations. The relationship is strong but, to a limited extent, mitigated by more clubs establishing in large markets.

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11 Jul 2011 21:12
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