Towards a New Dynamic Measure of Competitive Balance: A Study Applied to Australia’s Two Major Professional ‘Football’ Leagues

A new measure for competitive balance between seasons is proposed, which takes the form of a mobility gain function, based on each team’s win ratios from the current and previous seasons. This ‘dynamic’ function measures competitive balance within a oneperiod change framework. While it is not sugges...

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Volume: 39
Main Author: Lenten, Liam John Anthony
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Queensland University of Technology (QUT), School of Economics and Finance 2009
published in: Economic Analysis and Policy (EAP) Vol. 39; no. 3; pp. 407 - 428
Data of publication: 2009
Series: Economic Analysis and Policy (EAP)
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