Soccernomics 2018 World Cup Edition

Soccernomics  2018 World Cup Edition

This World Cup edition features ample new material, including fresh insights into FIFA's corruption, the surge in domestic violence during World Cups, and Western Europe's unprecedented dominance of global soccer.

Author: Simon Kuper

Publisher: Nation Books

ISBN: 1568587511

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 512

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The 2018 World Cup edition of the international bestseller and "the most intelligent book ever written about soccer" (San Francisco Chronicle) is updated throughout and features new chapters on the FIFA scandal, why Iceland wins, and women's soccer. Named one of the Best Books of the Year by the Guardian, Slate, Financial Times, Independent (UK), and Bloomberg News Why doesn't the United States dominate soccer internationally? And how can it? Which is the best soccer nation on Earth? Who has the most passionate fans? What impact does soccer have on suicide rates? Which sport will dominate the Earth? NFL or the English Premier League? Why are the people who run soccer clubs so dumb? These are some of the questions every soccer fanatic has asked. Soccernomics answers them all. Written with an economist's brain and a soccer writer's skill, it applies high-powered analytical tools to everyday soccer topics, looking at data and revealing counterintuitive truths about the world's most loved game. It all adds up to a revolutionary new way of looking at soccer that could change the way the game is played.
Categories: Sports & Recreation

Soccernomics

Soccernomics

Why England Loses, Why Germany and Brazil Win, and Why the U.S., Japan, Australia, Turkey -- and Even Iraq -- Are Destined to Become the Kings of the World's Most Popular Sport Simon Kuper, Stefan Szymanski ...

Author: Simon Kuper

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781568588865

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 512

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Why do England lose? Why does Scotland suck? Why doesn't America dominate the sport internationally...and why do the Germans play with such an efficient but robotic style? 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.
Categories: Sports & Recreation

Das Leipziger F hrungsmodell

Das Leipziger F  hrungsmodell

Das Leipziger Führungsmodell dient als Kompass in Zeiten permanenten Wandels, wie wir sie gegenwärtig durch die Globalisierung, die Digitalisierung und die ökologische Bewegung erfahren.

Author: Manfred Kirchgeorg

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN: 9783981850925

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 138

View: 846

Das Leipziger Führungsmodell dient als Kompass in Zeiten permanenten Wandels, wie wir sie gegenwärtig durch die Globalisierung, die Digitalisierung und die ökologische Bewegung erfahren. Indem es auf die grundlegenden Dimensionen guter Führung verweist und ihren Wertbeitrag nicht nur für den Einzelnen und die Organisation, sondern auch für das große Ganze in den Blick nimmt, hilft es dabei, die enorme Fülle neuer Herausforderungen wie aber auch die Chancen und Potenziale guter Führung besser zu verstehen und unternehmerisch verantwortungsvoll zu nutzen. Das ganzheitlich ausgerichtete Modell ist entwicklungsorientiert und bietet anhand von vier zentralen Perspektiven nachhaltige Orientierung für Führungskräfte in den unterschiedlichsten Bereichen. The Leipzig Leadership Model serves as a compass in times of constant change, such as the one we are currently experiencing, which is driven by globalization, digitalization and new ecological issues. By emphasizing the fundamental dimensions of good leadership in terms of their contribution to the greater good, the model provides a better understanding of the myriad of new challenges, opportunities and potential of good leadership. Furthermore it aims to elucidate how to utilize them in an entrepreneurially responsible manner. The holistic model is geared towards development and offers sustainable orientation for executives in various fields based on four key perspectives.
Categories: Business & Economics