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Publications with sports data carried out by center members since the start in 2015.


Aversa, P., Bianchi, E., Gaio, L., Nucciarelli, A. The Grand Tour: The role of catalyzing places for industry emergence. Academy of Management Journal, (1,2). (published online). Finalist for the Best Entrepreneurship Paper Award, OMT Division - AOM Annual Meeting 2021. 

Aversa, P., Furnari, S., Jenkins M. 2021. The primordial soup: Exploring the emotional micro-foundations of cluster genesis. Organization Science, (1,2). (published online). 

Aversa, P., Schreiter, K., Guerrini, F. 2021. The birth of a business icon through cultural branding: Ferrari and the Prancing Horse, 1923-1947. Enterprise and Society, (3). (published online). 

Aversa, P., Formentini, M., Iubatti, D., Lorenzoni, G. 2021. Digital Machines, Space and Time: Towards a Behavioral Perspective of Flexible Manufacturing. Journal of Product Innovation Management, (2). 38(1): 114-141. 


Aversa, P., Formentini, M., Iubatti, D., & Lorenzoni, G. (in press). Digital Machines, Space, And Time: Towards A Behavioral Perspective Of Flexible Manufacturing. Journal of Product Innovation Management.


Abeza, G., O’Reilly, N., Prior, D., Huybers, T., & Mazanov, J. (in press). The impact of scandal on sport consumption: Do different scandal types have different levels of influence on different consumer segments? European Sport Management Quarterly

Abeza, G., Finch, D., O’Reilly, N., MacIntosh, E., & Nadeau, J. (in press). An Integrative Review of the Sport Relationship Marketing Literature: Transforming Insights into Action. Journal of Sport Management.  

Baxter, J., Carlsson-Wall, M., Chua, W.F., & Kraus, K. (2019). Accounting and passionate interests: The case of a Swedish Football Club. Accounting, Organizations and Society, p.21-40.

Baxter, J., Carlsson-Wall, M., Chua, W.F., & Kraus, K. (2019). Accounting for the cost of sports-related violence: A case study of the socio-politics of “the” accounting entity. Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, Vol 32, Issue 7, p.1956-1981.

Ertug, G., & Maoret, M. (in press). Do coaches in the National Basketball Association actually display racial bias? A replication and extension, Academy of Management Discoveries.   

Sharapov, D., & Ross, J.-M. (in press). Whom should a leader imitate? Using rivalry-based imitation to manage strategic risk in changing environments. Strategic Management Journal.


Aversa, P., Cabantous, L., & Haefliger, S. (2018). When decision support systems fail: Insights for strategic information systems from Formula 1. The Journal of Strategic Information Systems, September, p.221-236. 

Aversa, P., Guillotin, O. (2018). Firm Technological Responses to Regulatory Changes: A Longitudinal Study in The Le Mans Prototype Racing, Research Policy. 47(9): 1655-1673.

Silberzahn, R., Uhlmann, E.L., Martin, D.P., Anselmi, P., Aust, F., Awtrey, E., Bahnik, S., Bai, F., Bannard, C., Bonnier, E., Carlsson, R., Cheung, F., Christensen, G., Clay, R., Craig, M.A., Della Rosa, A., Dam, I., Evans, M.H., Flores Cervantes, I., Fong, N., Gamez-Djokic, M., Glenz, A., Gordon-McKeon, S., Heaton, T.J., Hederos, K., Heene, M., Hofelich Mohr, A.J., Högden, F., Hui, K., Johannesson, M., Kalodimos, J., Kaszubowski, E., Kennedy, D.M., Lei, R., Lindsay, T.A., Liverani, S., Madan, C.R., Molden, D., Molleman, E., Morey, R.D., Mulder, L.B., Nijstad, B.R., Pope, N.G., Pope, B., Prenoveau, J.M., Rink, F., Robusto, E., Roderique, H., Sandberg, A., Schlüter, E., Schönbrodt, F.D., Sherman, M.F., Sommer, S.A., Sotak, K., Spain, S., Spörlein, C., Stafford, T., Stefanutti, L., Tauber, S., Ullrich, J., Vianello, M., Wagenmakers, E-J., Witkowiak, M., Yoon, S., Nosek, B.A. (2018). Many analysts, one data set: making transparent how variations in analytical choices affect results, Advances in Methods and Practices in Psychological Science, p.1-20. 


Aversa, P., Berinato, S. (2017). Sometimes, Less Innovation Is Better. Harvard Business Review (May-June).

Carlsson-Wall, M., Kraus, K., & Karlsson, L. (2017). Management control in pulsating organisations - A multiple case study of popular culture events. Management Accounting Research, p.20-34. 


Armenakyan, A., O’Reilly, N., Heslop, L., Nadeau, J., & Lu, I.R.R. (2016). It’s All About My Team: Mega–Sport Events and Consumer Attitudes in a Time Series Approach, Journal of Sport Management, 2016, 30 (6), 597-614.

Carlsson-Wall, M., Kraus, K., & Messner, M. (2016). Performance measurement systems and the enactment of different institutional logics: Insights from a football organization. Management Accounting Research, p.45-61. 

Fonti, F., & Maoret, M. (2016). The direct and indirect effects of core and peripheral social capital on organizational performance. Strategic Management Journal, 37(8): 1765–1786.

Grohsjean, T., Kober, P., & Zucchini, L. (2016). Coming Back to Edmonton: Competing with Former Employers and Colleagues. Academy of Management Journal, 59(2): 59: 394-413.

Nadeau, J., O’Reilly, N., Cakmak, E., Heslop, L. & Verway, S. (2016). The Cameo Effect of Host Country and the Transitory Mega-Event: Patterns of Effect on Sponsorship Evaluation for Sport Tourists and Residents, Journal of Sport Management, 30(6), 656 -671.


Abeza, G., O’Reilly, N., Seguin, B. & Nzindukiyimana, O. (2015). Social Media Scholarship in Sport Management Research: A Critical Review, Journal of Sport Management, 29(6), 601-618.

Aversa P, Furnari S, Haefliger S. (2015). Business model configurations and performance: A qualitative comparative analysis in Formula One racing, 2005–2013. Industrial and Corporate Change 24(3): 655-676.

Ertug, G. & Castellucci, F. (2015). Who shall get more? How intangible resources and aspiration levels affect the valuation of resource providers, Strategic Organization, 13(1): 6-31.

Marino, A., Aversa, P., Mesquita, L., & Anand, J. (2015). Driving Performance via Exploration in Changing Environments. Evidence from Formula One Racing. Organization Science 26(4): 1079-1100.

O’Reilly, N., & Huybers, T. (2015). Servicing in Sponsorship: A Best-Worst Scaling Empirical Analysis, Journal of Sport Management, 29(2), 153-169.

Ross J-M, Sharapov D, (2015). When the leader follows: Avoiding dethronement through imitation, Academy of Management Journal, Vol:58, p.658-679.