The Story of Things

Series Two - Episode Two: The Story of Football

October 8, 2018

Dr Alex Gillett and Dr Kevin Tennent, from the University of York’s Management School talk about their research in demonstrating the value of big sporting events, specifically the World Cup; they question whether these events have more cultural benefit than economic. Listeners can see Dr Gillett and Dr Tennent in a live event, with former Chairman of the Football Association, Greg Dyke, at the York Festival of Ideas (12 June 2018).