Essays about: "sports and games"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 40 essays containing the words sports and games.

  1. 16. The development of a sports statistics web application : Sports Analytics and Data Models for a sports data web application

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Andreas Alvarsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Data Models; Sports Analytics; Web technologies;

    Abstract : Sports and technology have always co-operated to bring better and more specific sports statistics. The collection of sports game data as well as the ability to generate valuable sports statistics of it is growing. READ MORE

  2. 17. Why does not a professional sport team impact local economy, or does it? : An explanation and extension from earlier studies in Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Author : Björn Rune; Simon Longuet; [2016]
    Keywords : Sport Economics; Sweden; Ice Hockey; Subsidy; Cinema; Leisure; Substitution; Housing Market; Willingness to Pay; Opportunity Cost; Difference-in-Difference;

    Abstract : Subsidies to professional sports teams remain a controversial issue, and in most European countries these subsidies have decreased over the past decades. However, in Sweden they are a common occurrence, municipalities are giving generous amounts of money to their local team. READ MORE

  3. 18. Intersport and their sponsored events - A case study of sponsorship relations

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Johanna Liikamaa; [2016]
    Keywords : sponsorship; sponsorship relations; marketing communications; textile companies and events; sports marketing; events and event marketing; CSR; sponsorship evaluation; branding; co-branding;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to investigate and reflect about the different sponsorship relations between a Swedish sports retailer and their sponsored events. My case for this thesis is the brand Intersport and I am investigating the phenomena sponsorship and their different sponsorship relations and in this case in relation to sport events. READ MORE

  4. 19. EXAMINING THE SPORTS WATCHING CULTURE OF EXPATRIATES LIVING IN TAIWAN

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/JMK

    Author : Ayaka So (Sung); [2016]
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    Abstract : This study looks at the functions of watching sports for an expatriate living in Taipei, Taiwan - specifically rugby fans because during the time of study Super Rugby was taking place. With the emergence of online streaming, watching live sports games that take place in other parts of the world, is made possible and more convenient. READ MORE

  5. 20. Leaders of the Level Playing Field - Testing the applicability of a theoretical framework from sports management theory in an eSport context

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Gustav Groth; Filip Wikström; [2016]
    Keywords : esport leadership; sport leadership; leadership process; mulitlevel outcomes;

    Abstract : ESports, or the competitive play of video games, is a growing global phenomenon that has captured the interest of many scholars of different academic fields. Previous research suggests that there is a link between leadership in sport and eSport organizations. READ MORE