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The Resource Circus maximus : the economic gamble behind hosting the Olympics and the World Cup, Andrew Zimbalist

Circus maximus : the economic gamble behind hosting the Olympics and the World Cup, Andrew Zimbalist

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Circus maximus : the economic gamble behind hosting the Olympics and the World Cup
Title
Circus maximus
Title remainder
the economic gamble behind hosting the Olympics and the World Cup
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Zimbalist
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the impact of hosting major sporting events, including the World Cup and the Olympics, looking at the hollow claims given by private industry boosters and government supporters who promise an economic boon that never arrives
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zimbalist, Andrew S
Dewey number
796.48
Index
index present
LC call number
GV721
LC item number
.Z56 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World Cup (Soccer)
  • Hosting of sporting events
  • Olympics
  • Soccer
  • World Cup (Soccer)
  • GAMES
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • TRAVEL
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Economics
  • Olympics
  • Soccer
Label
Circus maximus : the economic gamble behind hosting the Olympics and the World Cup, Andrew Zimbalist
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Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-163) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • What's wrong with the Olympics and the World Cup
  • Setting the stage
  • The short-run economic impact
  • The long-run economic impact
  • Barcelona and Sochi
  • Rio-Brazil and London
  • Bread or circuses?
Control code
899739169
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 174 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815726524
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt10kmr9n
  • 79848e9e-307d-43e2-aab1-06eba2071ace
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)899739169
Label
Circus maximus : the economic gamble behind hosting the Olympics and the World Cup, Andrew Zimbalist
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-163) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • What's wrong with the Olympics and the World Cup
  • Setting the stage
  • The short-run economic impact
  • The long-run economic impact
  • Barcelona and Sochi
  • Rio-Brazil and London
  • Bread or circuses?
Control code
899739169
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 174 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815726524
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt10kmr9n
  • 79848e9e-307d-43e2-aab1-06eba2071ace
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)899739169

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