The 2017 Sports Economics Workshop will be held on Friday 21st of July 2017 at University College Cork.
The conference will include two morning sessions where research, in various stages, will be presented by academics including Professor Rob Simmons (Lancaster University) and the President of the International Sports Economics Association Professor Joel Maxey (Drexel University).
The afternoon session will include a round table discussion with contributions from both local and international academics, and input from the members of the Economic and Social Research Institute and Sport Ireland.
The keynote address, Conquering the Pitch: The Economics of Soccer, will be delivered by Professor Bernd Frick of the University of Paderborn in University College Cork's North Wing Council Room, in the heart of campus. This talk will be based on Professor Frick's forthcoming book.
The event is free to attend and open to the public. Those interested in attending the workshop should register here.
If you have any questions about the event or require further details please direct them to email@example.com. Further details on the workshop will be made available closer to the date.
Organising Committee: David Butler, Robbie Butler and John Eakins.
This event is funded by Cork University Business School