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Why England Lose: and Other Curious Phenomena Explained

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At last, football has its answer to Freakonomics, The Tipping Point and The Undercover Economist.Why do England lose?Why do Newcastle United always buy the wrong players?How could Nottingham Forest go from winning the European Cup to the depths of League One?Penalties - what are they good for?These are questions every football fan has asked. Why England Lose answers them. It brings the techniques of bestselling books such as Freakonomics and The Undercover Economist to bear on our national sport. Written with an economist's brain and a football writer's skill, it applies high-powered analytical tools to everyday football topics.Why England Lose isn't in the first place about money. It's about looking at data in new ways. It's about revealing counterintuitive truths about football. It explains all manner of things about the game which newspapers just can't see. It all adds up to a new way of looking at football, beyond clichés about The Magic of the FA Cup, England's Shock Defeat and Newcastle's New South American Star.No training in economics is needed to read Why England Lose. But the reader will come out of it with a better understanding not just of football, but of how economists think and what they know.

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At last, football has its answer to Freakonomics, The Tipping Point and The Undercover Economist.Why do England lose?Why do Newcastle United always buy the wrong players?How could Nottingham Forest go from winning the European Cup to the depths of League One?Penalties - what are they good for?These are questions every football fan has asked. Why England Lose answers them. It brings the techniques of bestselling books such as Freakonomics and The Undercover Economist to bear on our national sport. Written with an economist's brain and a football writer's skill, it applies high-powered analytical tools to everyday football topics.Why England Lose isn't in the first place about money. It's about looking at data in new ways. It's about revealing counterintuitive truths about football. It explains all manner of things about the game which newspapers just can't see. It all adds up to a new way of looking at football, beyond clichés about The Magic of the FA Cup, England's Shock Defeat and Newcastle's New South American Star.No training in economics is needed to read Why England Lose. But the reader will come out of it with a better understanding not just of football, but of how economists think and what they know.
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Title Why England Lose: and Other Curious Phenomena Explained Height 12.8cm
Stefan Szymanski, Simon Kuper, Stefan Szymanski Simon Kuper Width 2.7cm
ISBN-13 9780007354085 Binding Paperback
ISBN-10 0007354088 Spine Width
Publisher Not Available Pages 362
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