World Economics Authors

Stefan Szymanski

Stefan Szymanski is a Reader in Economics at Imperial College Management School. He developed an interest in sports economics at the amateur levels soon after college and turned professional five years ago. He has appeared a number times both for club and country but has never made it to the World Cup. As a mature player he sees himself playing at the highest level for at least another five years, and after that plans to retire and run a bar.

Papers Published in World Economics:

       Up for the Cup
       The Promotion Test
       The Economic Impact of the World Cup
       Promotion and Relegation
       The Market for Olympic Gold Medals
       The Political Economy of Sport