International Congress on Eurasian Economies

International Conference on Eurasian Economies

17-18 September 2013 – St. Petersburg, RUSSIA

Paper detail

Paper ID : 754
Status : Paper published
Language : Turkish
Topic : Microeconomics and Entrepreneurship
Presenter: Asst. Prof. Dr. Yeter Aytül Dağlı Ekmekçi
Session : 3C Girişimcilik

Entrepreneurship and Sport
Girişimcilik ve Spor


Underlined the contributions of entrepreneurship to countries’ economies and development in today's researches, sports entrepreneurship studies referred to in recent times. With this study, emphasized that the sports industry is an economically emerging sector in our developing country and in addition to this economic size many opportunities have been aimed at creating new emphasis. In our country, we have a young population and have the structure of an open society for development and innovation, thus the sports industry is growing rapidly in our country compared with the world. That sports industry is associated with many of the other sectors is a key element to improve the variety of activities. Sports entrepreneurship studies have increased in recent years in the world. However, in our country, this area hosts many opportunities for sports entrepreneurship, almost no work have been encountered, has made it necessary to carry out this study. That sport is managed as professional, it requires the study of sports entrepreneurship. Sports entrepreneurship has needed studied. This study is a first step of building the relations between sport and entrepreneurship at Turkish literature.

JEL codes: L26, L83, M30

Dağlı Ekmekçi, Yeter Aytül, İrmiş, Ayşe (2013). "Entrepreneurship and Sport" in Proceedings of International Conference of Eurasian Economies 2013, pp.635-640, St. Petersburg, RUSSIA.


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Session 3C: Girişimcilik

Beykent University Turkish Central Bank TIKA