Home-field effect and team performance

Carmichael, F and Thomas, D 2005, 'Home-field effect and team performance' , Journal of Sports Economics, 6 (3) , pp. 264-281.

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This article discusses the home-field effect in professional team sports and provides further evidence of home advantage in association football as played in the English Premier League. Utilizing play data it employs match-based production function to investigate the home-field effect on within-match performance by home and away teams.

Item Type: Article
Themes: Subjects / Themes > H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
Subjects / Themes > G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GV Recreation Leisure > GV0557 Sports
Subjects outside of the University Themes
Journal or Publication Title: Journal of Sports Economics
Publisher: Sage
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 1527-0025
Depositing User: H Kenna
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2007 13:13
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2021 22:03
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/793

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