The rational emotions of FC København: a lesson on generating profit in professional soccer

@inproceedings{Storm2009TheRE,
  title={The rational emotions of FC K{\o}benhavn: a lesson on generating profit in professional soccer},
  author={Rasmus Klarskov Storm},
  year={2009}
}
Professional team sports clubs in Scandinavia and Europe operate in a complex combination of rational economic logic and emotional irrational behaviour. With a few exceptions most clubs favour winning over profit, thus producing a range of severe financial problems as a direct consequence. This essay investigates this fact and deals with Danish soccer, its financial problems, as well as the conditions determining the financial instability of the majority of the clubs. Employing a theoretical… CONTINUE READING