Uncertainty of outcome and financial inequality : is the obvious not so obvious?
Peer reviewed, Journal article
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Original versionEuropean Journal of Sport Studies (EJSS), 2019 10.12863/ejssax7x1-2019x1
The article reports a series of regressions between various proxies for financial inequality and uncertainty of outcome in English football. The main finding is that no significant association between these two variables are identified. Potential alternative explanatory factors for uncertainty of outcome are also discussed, and a significant association between corruption and uncertainty of outcome is identified. Keywords: uncertainty of outcome, financial inequality, European football, gini index, corruption index