El Futbol Es Asi! (Soccernomics): Una Explicacion Economica Sobre los Mitos y Verdades del DePorte: Simon Kuper: Books – El Futbol Es Asi! (Soccernomics): Una Explicacion Economica Sobre los Mitos y Verdades del DePorte = Football Is So! (Soccernomics) by Simon Kuper, Stefan. El futbol es asi! / Soccernomics: Una explicacion economica sobre los mitos y verdades del deporte / An Economic Explanation on Myths and Truths of Soccer .

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Using insights and analogies from economics, statistics, le, and business to cast a new and entertaining light on how the game works, Soccernomics reveals the often surprisingly counterintuitive truths about soccer. South Africa also does considerably well considering the small white populations success in the major sports.

Why do England lose? Pick it up and give it a shot, and just let the book be what it is, and you’ll enjoy it.

If you are interested in soccer and the culture that surrounds it, you could scarcely do better than checking out this fantastic book. However as an Australian fan where the premier league has always been shown extensively more so than the local leagues it is understandable that this league and European football as a whole was used due to its more reliable statistics.

Does English soccer discriminate against blacks, Do penalties really affect the outcome of matches and are soccer fans Polygamists. Prime Now Entrega en 1 hora En miles de productos. There are sections on national teams, club teams, and fans, and they all bring a style similar to Freakonomics and its look at different popular subjects.

Original 6 de octubre de Idioma: S, Japan, Australia, Turkey and even Iraq are destined to become the kings” received only a token section comparatively and didn’t give any insights into why these countries will be more dominant other aasi on economic grounds.

Why does Scotland suck? That’s meant to grab your attention on a bookshelf hey, it works between the ell parodying Freakonomics and the blurb about the US, Japan, Turkey, and even Iraq becoming the kings of soccer. My one gripe being the methodology and crudeness used to determine the worlds best sporting nations and the weightings used for selected sports are sure to stir up some controversy. The question posed “why the U.


Overall, I agree with the main argument of the book: Without doubt as expected the U. The entire thing is written in an easy-to-read style, with entertaining anecdotes mixed in with clearly communicated results of soccwrnomics research.

Perhaps climate could have been considered or maybe one for another book.

Kuper, a brilliantly contrary columnist, and Szymanski, an economics professor I don’t even know. That being said, Skccernomics really enjoyed this book taken at face value: I read it last summer and it greatly enhanced my World Cup experience and has further enhanced my following the US team, the Premier League, and more futboll year. Why doesnt America dominate the sport internationally Australia does remarkably well in soccer considering at best its the fifth most popular sport in the country.

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Amazon Music Transmite millones de canciones. Amazon Business Servicio para clientes de empresa. Some of the chapters in the book are very intriguing I particularly liked the how the authors applied game theory to their discussion on penalty kicks. Book Depository Libros con entrega gratis en todo el mundo. Using statistical techniques like regression and massive amounts of old match results and other data related to both the classic and modern game of soccer, Kuper and Szymanski bring a new insight to how we think of the beautiful game.

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Gana dinero con nosotros. Very little about this book resembles Freakonomics, and the book literally devotes fitbol or 2 pages to the concept of countries like Iraq becoming future soccer super powers; that is simply a conclusion reached from several of the chapters of data and hypothesizing. Kindle Direct Publishing Publica tu libro en papel y digital de manera independiente.

Todos los derechos reservados. Also, the chapters on city size and fan loyalty to specific teams were interesting. It sounds dry when you think about the premise, but there are no formulas written out or fugbol discussions of futblo or anything like that. An essential guide for the World Cup, Soccernomics is a new way of looking at the worlds most popular game. I found the title to be a bit misleading as most of the book was devoted to English and European football.


Unlike with Freakonomics, there was no source section or data explanation in the back of the book.

You don’t need to have an extensive background in the game to pick up this book I am a burgeoning American soccer fan, go ahead and hate awaybut you’ll enjoy it if you’ve been a fan for life soccernomivs well. Detalles del producto Tapa blanda: Slccernomics are rational insights into why some teams do better than others and the factors leading to success and failure.

While I may be biased Australia with by far its too major sports Aussie Rules and Rugby league not included and would normally be rated in the top 10s of baseball, basketball and cycling but unfortunately the top 5s of sports were included in the rather crude calculations.

Anyway I guess thats why the sports called Soccernomics as soccer fans will enjoy and will certainly stir up some healthy debate. However the best nation on a per capita rating was shown tob clearly a certain scandinavian nation based solely on its performance in winter olympics given too high a rating for an elitist sport and womens soccer without any remote contribution from any other major soccernomics.

Amazon Second Chance Donar, intercambiar, dar una segunda vida. With a remarkable lightness of touch, they desmonstrate soccernomice limits of conventional thinking in football, as well as the real patterns of behaviour that shape sporting outcomes.

First of all, forget the title and cover. These are questions every soccer aficionado has asked. Soccernomics throws out all of the usual stereotypes and truths and takes a look at what is really going on in soccer, whether player and coaching dynamics, World Cup economics, the fairness of the penalty kick, soccerhomics countries succeed at sports and why, and more.