Facts about the course

Study points:
Responsible department:
Faculty of Business Administration and Social Sciences
Course Leader:
Geir Oterhals
Lecture Semester:
Teaching language:
½ year

IDR725 Team Sport Economics (Spring 2019)

About the course

  • Market power and price strategies
  • Game theory
  • Principal agent theory
  • Demand analysis
  • The economics of the public sector
  • Analyzes of the market behavior of teams and sport governing bodies

The course is connected to the following study programs

Recommended requirements

IDR720 (or equivalent)

The student's learning outcomes after completing the course

After completion of the course, the student will:

  • Understand the essentials in the market behavior of producers and consumers operating in general markets
  • Understand the principles and rationale behind the regulations of markets
  • Be able to analyze the factors and mechanisms that influence the economics of teams and sport governing bodies

Forms of teaching and learning


Coursework requirements - conditions for taking the exam

  • Mandatory coursework: Other - please specify in the comments
  • Courseworks given:
  • Courseworks required:
  • Presence: Required
  • Comment: Students are required to write essays on assigned topics during the course.


  • Form of assessment: Written school assessment
  • Proportion: 40%
  • Duration: 4 Hours
  • Grouping: Individual
  • Grading scale: Letter (A - F)
  • Support material: All printed and written supporting material
  • Form of assessment: Home assessment
  • Proportion: 60%
  • Duration: -
  • Grouping: -
  • Grading scale: Letter (A - F)
  • Support material: All printed and written supporting material


Relevant litterature:

  • Pindyck, R. & Rubinfeld, D. (2012). Microeconomics. Pearson Education.
  • Gratton, C. & Solberg, H.A. (2007).- Pindyck, R. & Rubinfeld, D. (2012).
  • Articles


Last updated from FS (Common Student System) Sep. 19, 2020 11:21:10 PM