Szymanski on 'Football,' World Cup


With World Cup 2014 matches now being contested at locations throughout Brazil, Stephen J. Galetti Professor of Sport Management Stefan Szymanski, weighs in on “the beautiful game”:

Dr. Szymanski will be speaking this summer at the International Sport Business Congressin Manchester, England 7/18. His topic: "Measuring the Impact of Major Sporting Events."

Soccer photo credit: Ra'ed Qutena (, Creative Commons license.


 U-M News Service


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