Richard Parrish

by EU monetary and fiscal policy. Before the launch of the euro, the European Currency Unit (ECU) could be used by the organisers of European sports events rather than the US Dollar for money flows from one member state to another. Prize money could also be paid in ECU. To a lesser extent EU secondary legislation on fiscal policy (particularly on tax exemptions) has affected sport. From within these ‘areas’, it is possible to identify a range of specific policy subsystems where sporting issues are considered. In the pre-Bosman era, sport was therefore linked to a

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