Soccernomics : why England loses, why Germany and Brazil win, and why the US, Japan, Australia, Turkey-- and even Iraq-- are destined to become the kings of the world's most popular sport
|Format:||Print Book 2009|
|Availability:||Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 3 copies|
These are questions every soccer aficionado has asked. Soccernomics answers them.
Using insights and analogies from economics, statistics, psychology, and business to cast a new and entertaining light on how the game works, Soccernomics reveals the often surprisingly counterintuitive truths about soccer. An essential guide for the 2010 World Cup, Soccernomics is a new way of looking at the world's most popular game.
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|Publisher|| New York, NY :Nation Books,2009
viii, 328 pages ; 21 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-212) and index.
|ISBN||9781568584256 (alk. paper) :
1568584253 (alk. paper)