Monday, April 20, 2015

EPW Article "Cricket-lite: IPL as a Sporting-Entertainment Complex" by Vidya Subramanian

Cricket-lite: IPL as a Sporting-Entertainment Complex
by Vidya Subramanian, CSSP JNU
Economic and Political Weekly (EPW), Web Exclusive series
Vol - L No. 15, April 11, 2015

Abstract: The Indian Premier League is incidentally about cricket. It is a chance for software engineers to design better analytical software, film stars to seek publicity, players looking for better pay packets, businesses to look for better advertising opportunities, and television channels to improve their ratings—all are stakeholders in the game.

Read Online: http://www.epw.in/web-exclusives/cricket-lite.html