Economic impact of national sporting success: Evidence from the London stock exchange

J. K. Ashton, B. Gerrard, R. Hudson*

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In this article strong association is reported between the performance of the England football team and subsequent daily changes in the FTSE 100 index, representing the price of shares in the 100 largest companies traded on the London stock exchange.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)783-785
Number of pages3
JournalApplied Economics Letters
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 10 Oct 2003

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