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The impact of an Olympic Games on a host city is a matter of continuing debate and even controversy. Staging an Olympic Games represents a long and expensive commitment of a city to this peak sporting festival. The

Hosting an Olympic Games is an expensive enterprise. Its value depends on the legacy that the Games provide. Tourism represents a key element of Olympic legacy. Recent experience of hosting the Games suggests that the tourism effects can

The infrastructural requirements of staging an Olympic Games are substantial. The event demands investment in world class sporting venues as well as in urban transport, telecommunications, accommodation and environmental improvements. The Olympic Games are much more than a

The Keys to success: the social, sporting, economic and communications impact of Barcelona'92

Miquel de Moragas; Miquel Botella (eds.) (1995): The Keys to success: the social, sporting, economic and communications impact of Barcelona'92. Bellaterra: Centre d’'Estudis Olímpics, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. ISBN: 84-490-0450-0


   
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Les Claus de l'èxit : impactes socials, esportius, econòmics i comunicatius de Barcelona '92

Miquel de Moragas; Miquel Botella (eds.) (1995): Les Claus de l'èxit : impactes socials, esportius, econòmics i comunicatius de Barcelona'92. Bellaterra: Centre d’'Estudis Olímpics, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. ISBN: 84-490-0388-1