Sports Mega-Events and Urban Legacies: The 2014 FIFA World Cup, Brazil - Mega Event Planning (Hardback)Eduardo Alberto Cusce Nobre (editor)
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It further provides detailed empirical evidence that highlights a growing trend in sporting mega events: the overestimation of benefits and an underestimation of costs involved in hosting. The book adds to the critical literature that provides a counterweight to governments' aspirations to use mega events for the purposes of development and/or globalization, irrespective of the views of their citizens.
Publisher: Springer International Publishing AG
Number of pages: 163
Weight: 3392 g
Dimensions: 210 x 148 x 17 mm
Edition: 1st ed. 2017