Institute of Sports Science

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.

Football fans in Europe and the US have similar preferences

19.12.2018 – It is frequently assumed that sports competitions must be balanced to maximize the fans’ interest (and consequently demand). [...] mehr

Quantifying volunteering and health effects in sports

21.09.2018 – Professor Tim Pawlowski presented on behalf of the Presidential Team of the Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union [...] mehr

PhD Award 2018 for Dr. Georgios Nalbantis

21.07.2018 – The University of Tübingen awarded to Dr. Georgios Nalbantis on behalf of the Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences the PhD Award 2018 in [...] more