Erasmus Centre for Applied Sports Economics (ECASE)

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The unique top sports ecosystem of Rotterdam

Thomas Peeters, Associate Professor at Erasmus School of Economics, elaborates on the unique sports ecosystem of Rotterdam. 
Thomas Peeters

The effect of firing football managers

Recently, Jan van Ours and Thomas Peeters of Erasmus School of Economics contributed to the IEB Report with an article on firing football managers.

The financial position of Belgian football clubs

Thomas Peeters, Associate Professor of Sports Economics at Erasmus School of Economics, sheds his light on the financial position of Belgian football clubs.
Thomas Peeters

Are coaches of top-tier football clubs actually mediocre?

Most well-known football coaches are so-called mediocre superstars, for instance Dick Advocaat. How do these coaches survive, despite being mediocre?
Thomas Peeters, assistant professor at Erasmus School of Economics

Football classics cannot be predicted

Professor Jan van Ours and student Martijn discuss how little influence economics and statistics actually have in professional football.

The effect when a football coach is sacked

Jan van Ours, Professor of Applied Economics at Erasmus School of Economics, explains the effect of firing a football coach.

Big bank pulls out of Belgian football

The bank Belfius, the main sponsor of Club Brugge and Anderlecht, has left. Sports Economist Thomas Peeters explains why and what the consequences are.
Thomas Peeters

The benefits of conversation in a tight labour market

The Nederlands Dagblad interviewed, among others, professor Jan van Ours to discuss the causes and possible consequences of the labour shortage.

Labour shortages continue to increase; Jan van Ours explains

Jan van Ours, Professor of Applied Economics at Erasmus School of Economics, shares his knowledge in the Algemeen Dagblad.

The impact of a relegation

PEC Zwolle recently relegated from the Eredivisie. What does this mean financially for such a club?
Thomas Peeters

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