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  1. 1. Olympic Games- Reading List: Part one Economics, Tourism and theSocial impact of the games-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------The Economics of the Games.Barclay, JonathanPredicting the costs and Benefits of mega-sporting events: Misjudgement of Olympicproportions?Economic Affairs; Jun2009, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p62-66Barney, Robert KnightWenn, Stephen R,Martyn, Scott G.Selling the five rings : the International Olympic Committee and the rise of OlympiccommercialismSalt Lake City : The University of Utah Press, 2002https://catalogue.lse.ac.uk/Record/759605Bernard, Andrew B.Busse, MeghanWho wins the Olympic games: Economic resources and medal totals.Review of Economics & Statistics; Feb2004, Vol. 86 Issue 1, p413-417Blake, AdamThe economic impact of the London 2012 Olympics. Discussion Paper. Tourism andTravel Research Institute. Working paper. 2005http://epress.lib.uts.edu.au/scholarly-works/handle/2100/994Chengli TienHuai-Chun LoHsiou-Wei Lin
  2. 2. The Economic Benefits of Mega Events: A Myth or a Reality? A Longitudinal Study on theOlympic Games.Journal of Sport Management; Jan2011, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p11-23Dick, Christian DavidQingwei WangThe economic impact of the Olympic Games: evidence from stock markets.Applied Economics Letters; Jun2010, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p861-864Olympic Games Impact Study – London 2012Pre-Games ReportA report compiled for the Economic & Social Research Council on behalf ofThe London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games Ltd.,by the University of East London and the Thames Gateway Institute for Sustainability.2010http://www.esrc.ac.uk/impacts-and-findings/features-casestudies/features/15278/early-impacts-for-london-2012-games.aspxVulnerable Workers, Trafficking, Pornography and the Economics of Exploitation: London2012 and beyond – ECCR Open DebateEcumenical Council for Corporate Responsibility (ECCR)Event report November 2011http://www.eccr.org.uk/Article252.htmlGiesecke, JamesMadden, JohnModelling the Economic Impacts of the Sydney Olympics in Retrospect - Game Over forthe Bonanza Story?Economic Papers; Jun2011, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p218-232, 15pGlen, JohnEconomic impact of the GamesManagement Focus, Spring 2012, 8-9http://www.som.cranfield.ac.uk/som/p17411/Media-Relations-Office/Publications/Management-Focus-Magazine/Issue-32-Spring-2012
  3. 3. Goldman SachsThe Olympics and Economics 20122012http://www.goldmansachs.com/our-thinking/topics/global-economic-outlook/olympics-and-economics-.pdfHashmi, Shabir MohsinFida, Bashir AhmadAlhayky, AhmedEconomic impact studies of Beijing 2008 Olympic Games.China-USA Business Review; May2008, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p27-35Huang, L.Research on effect of Beijing post-olympic sports industry to Chinas economicdevelopmentEnergy Procedia, (2011) 5, pp. 2097-2102.Kasimati, EvangeliaEconomic aspects and the Summer Olympics: a review of related research.International Journal of Tourism Research; Nov/Dec2003, Vol. 5 Issue 6, p433-444Kasimati, EvangeliaDawson, PeterAssessing the impact of the 2004 Olympic Games on the Greek economy: A smallmacroeconometric model.Economic Modelling; Jan2009, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p139-146Kirkup, NaomiMajor, BridgetDoctoral Foundation Paper: The Reliability of Economic Impact Studies of the OlympicGames: A Post-Games Study of Sydney 2000 and Considerations for London 2012.Journal of Sport & Tourism; Aug2006, Vol. 11 Issue 3/4, p275-296
  4. 4. Lloyds Banking GroupThe Economic Impact of the London 2012 Olympic & Paralympic Games, 2012.http://www.lloydsbankinggroup.com/media/pdfs/lbg/2012/Eco_impact_report.pdfMaguire, JosephButler, KatieBarnard, SarahGolding, PeterOlympism and Consumption: An Analysis of Advertising in the British Media Coverage ofthe 2004 Athens Olympic Games.Sociology of Sport Journal; Jun2008, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p167-186London Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Press & Public Affairs. A sporting chance :ensuring London firms benefit from the 2012 Olympic Games.London : Press & Public Affairs, London Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 2005https://catalogue.lse.ac.uk/Record/1109659Owen, Jeffrey G.Estimating the Cost and Benefit of Hosting Olympic Games: What Can Beijing Expect fromIts 2008 Games?Industrial Geographer; Fall2005, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p1-18Porter, Philip K.Fletcher, DeborahThe Economic Impact of the Olympic Games: Ex Ante Predictions and Ex Poste Reality.Journal of Sport Management; Jul2008, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p470-486Payne, Michael,Olympic turnaround : how the Olympic Games stepped back from the brink of extinction tobecome the worlds best known brand /Westport, Conn. : Praeger Publishers, 2006https://catalogue.lse.ac.uk/Record/1077946Preuss, Holger.The economics of staging the Olympics : a comparison of the Games, 1972-2008
  5. 5. Cheltenham ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, 2004https://catalogue.lse.ac.uk/Record/988625PricewaterhouseCoopersBusiness and economic benefits of the Sydney 2000 Olympics: a collation of evidence.New South Wales Department of State and Regional development, 2001. Available onlineat http://fulltext.ausport.gov.au/fulltext/2002/nsw/benefitssydney2000.aspAlexander RathkeUlrich WoitekEconomics and the Summer OlympicsAn Efficiency AnalysisJournal of Sports Economics October 2008 vol. 9 no. 5 520-537Rose, Andrew K.Spiegel, Mark MThe Olympic Effect.Economic Journal; Jun2011, Vol. 121 Issue 553, p652-677Zehndorfer, ElesaLondon 2012s Financial LegacyCase Studyhttps://radar.brookes.ac.uk/radar/items/960fca0e-ba11-9b37-f094-85c0bcab0664/1/Yaxiong ZhangKun ZhaoImpact of Beijing Olympic-related Investments on Regional Economic Growth of China:Interregional Input–Output Approach.Asian Economic Journal; Sep2007, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p261-28Vigor, AnthonyCreating an Olympic legacy.New Economy; Mar2004, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p35-39
  6. 6. Realising a Golden Opportunity: VISA Europe’s London 2012 Olympic and Paralympicgames expenditure and economic impact report: national and regional economic impactsVisa Europe, June 2012http://www.visaeurope.com/en/newsroom/olympics_impact_report.aspxIn addition try searching these key websites for publications on the economics of theOlympics.London Olympic Committee.http://www.london2012.com/about-us/publications/- in addition to the schedules and medal tables. There is a publications section with boardminutes, delivery guides.The Olympic Delivery Authority was responsible for delivering the infrastructure- buildingsetc. The financial section has reports and corporate hospitality registers.http://www.london2012.com/about-us/the-people-delivering-the-games/oda/oda-finance/The London Assembly website http://www.london.gov.uk/priorities/london-2012-olympic-and-paralympic-games-0has numerous publications, fact sheets and discussion of the Olympics and its legacy fromlocal government and the Mayor of London. see the publications.section. The LondonAssembly has also produced reports. from its various committees on the olympic gamesThe Department for Culture Media and Sport http://www.london.gov.uk/who-runs-london/the-london-assembly/publications/2012-gameshas a large Olympic games section. This includes blogs,Quarterly reports on the economics and budgets of the games.http://www.culture.gov.uk/publications/9134.aspxThe House of Commons Culture Media and Sport committee discussed the games andproduced reports . search their website for details.http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm/cmcumeds.htm
  7. 7. Regional ImpactsBurbank, Matthew.Andranovich, Gregory.Heying, Charles H.Olympic dreams : the impact of mega-events on local politics /Boulder, Co. : Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2001https://catalogue.lse.ac.uk/Record/681214Clark, GregHome to big ideas: the impact of major events on inward investment London 2012 and theThames Gateway a report for Invest Thames gateway.http://www.investthamesgateway.com/olympics-2012/East of England Development AgencyEconomic Impact Study of the London 2012Olympic Games and Paralympic Games Executive Summary. 2006http://www.dacorum.gov.uk/pdf/2012%20olympics-annex-1.pdfJasmand, StephanieMaennig, Wolfgang Regional Income and Employment Effects of the 1972 MunichSummer Olympic Games.Regional Studies; Aug2008, Vol. 42 Issue 7, p991-1002Northern Ireland AssemblyPotential benefits of the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics for Northern IrelandResearch and information service research paper 139/11, 2011http://www.niassembly.gov.uk/researchandlibrary/2011/13911.pdfSocial Impact of the GamesCashman, Richard I.The bitter-sweet awakening : the legacy of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games
  8. 8. Petersham, N.S.W. : Walla Walla Press in conjunction with the Australian Centre forOlympic Studies, University of Technology, Sydney, 2006https://catalogue.lse.ac.uk/Record/1045974Centre on Housing Rights and EvictionsFair play for housing rights : mega-events, Olympic Games and housing rights :opportunities for the Olympic Movement and others /Geneva : Centre on Housing Rights and Evictions, 2007https://catalogue.lse.ac.uk/Record/1116418Davis, HazelA Sporting Chance: The London 2012 Olympics couldbe a huge boost to many sectors ofthe UK economy. But The Musicianneeds to ask — will music benefit?Musician Spring 2012http://www.musiciansunion.org.uk/uncategorized/2012/04/19/olympics/Dagati, Philip A.Nationalism on the world stage : cultural performance at the Olympic Games /Lanham :University Press of America, 2011https://catalogue.lse.ac.uk/Record/1305780Glynn, Mary AnnConfiguring the Field of Play: How Hosting the Olympic Games Impacts Civic Community.Journal of Management Studies; Sep2008, Vol. 45 Issue 6, p1117-1146Giulianotti, R., Brownell, S.Olympic and world sport: Making transnational society?British Journal of Sociology, (2012) 63 (2), pp. 199-215.Gold, John Robert., Gold, Margaret M.Olympic cities : city agendas, planning and the worlds games, 1896-2016 /Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2011https://catalogue.lse.ac.uk/Record/1252129Hayes, Graeme
  9. 9. Karamichas, JohnOlympic Games, mega-events and civil societies : globalization, environment, resistanceHoundmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012https://catalogue.lse.ac.uk/Record/1349056Kassens-Noor, Eva.Planning Olympic legacies : transport dreams and urban realities /Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2012https://catalogue.lse.ac.uk/Record/1349655Klausen, Arne MartinOlympic games as performance and public event : the case of the XVII Winter OlympicGames in Norway /New York : Berghahn Books, 1999https://catalogue.lse.ac.uk/Record/633616Lenskyj, Helen., Wagg, Stephen.The Palgrave handbook of Olympic studies /Houndsmill, Basingstoke, Hampshire : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012https://catalogue.lse.ac.uk/Record/1349082Lenskyj, Helen.Olympic industry resistance : challenging Olympic power and propaganda /Albany : State University of New York Press, 2008https://catalogue.lse.ac.uk/Record/1146851Local Government Association (England and Wales)Community champions : the local government offer for the 2012 Olympic games andparalympic games.London : Local Government Association, 2007https://catalogue.lse.ac.uk/Record/1121889Rowe, D.The bid, the lead-up, the event and the legacy: Global cultural politics and hosting theOlympicsBritish Journal of Sociology, (2012) 63 (2), pp. 285-305
  10. 10. Ryan-Collins, JoshFools Gold- How the 2012 Olympics is selling East London short, and a 10 point plan for amore positive local legacy. New Economics Foundation, 2008.http://www.neweconomics.org/publications/fools-goldShaw, Christopher (Christopher Alden).Five ring circus : myths and realities of the Olympic games /Gabriola Island, B.C. : New Society Publishers, 2008https://catalogue.lse.ac.uk/Record/1146843Shipway, RichardSustainable legacies for the 2012 Olympic GamesPerspectives in Public Health May 2007 vol. 127 no. 3 119-124Toohey, Kristine.Veal, Anthony JamesThe Olympic games : a social science perspective /New York : CABI Pub., 1999https://catalogue.lse.ac.uk/Record/641526Weed, MikeHow will we know if the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics benefit health?BMJ 2010; 340; c2202 (20th May 2010)TourismTourism Forecasting Council (Australia).The Olympic effect : a report on the potential tourism impacts of the Sydney 2000 Games /Canberra, ACT, Australia : The Council, 1998https://catalogue.lse.ac.uk/Record/669036Gruben, Kathleen H.Moss, Steven E.Moss, JanetDo the Olympics create sustained increases in international tourism?
  11. 11. Journal of International Business Research; Jan2012, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p135-150, 16p, 3Charts, 10 GraphsLi, S.Blake, A.Cooper, C.Modelling the economic impact of international tourism on the Chinese economy: A CGEanalysis of the Beijing 2008 OlympicsTourism Economics, (2011) 17 (2), pp. 279-303Estimating Olympic-related investment and expenditure.Li, ShiNaBlake, AdamInternational Journal of Tourism Research; Jul/Aug2009, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p337-356Heather dawsonh.dawson@lse.ac.uk