1. bookVolume 94 (2022): Issue 1 (March 2022)
Journal Details
First Published
31 Dec 2009
Publication timeframe
4 times per year
Open Access

The Corruption Formation Process in Iranian Football

Published Online: 17 Mar 2022
Volume & Issue: Volume 94 (2022) - Issue 1 (March 2022)
Page range: 1 - 10
Received: 15 Jun 2021
Accepted: 15 Oct 2021
Journal Details
First Published
31 Dec 2009
Publication timeframe
4 times per year

Agatiello, O. R. (2010). Corruption not an end. Management Decision, 48(10), 1456-1468. https://doi.org/10.1108/0025174101109027010.1108/00251741011090270 Search in Google Scholar

Andreff, W. (2018). Different types of manipulation in sport. In M. Breuer & D. Forrest (Eds.), The Palgrave Handbook on the Economics of Manipulation in Sport (pp. 13-35). Palgrave.10.1007/978-3-319-77389-6_2 Search in Google Scholar

Attri, R., Grover, S., Dev, N., & Kumar, D. (2013). Analysis of barriers of total productive maintenance (TPM). International Journal of System Assurance Engineering and Management, 4(4), 365-377.‏ https://doi.org/10.1007/s13198-012-0122-910.1007/s13198-012-0122-9 Search in Google Scholar

Azar, A., & Khorrami, A. (2020). Designing a supply chain resilience model in the pharmaceutical industry with an Interpretive Structural Modeling Approach (ISM). Journal of International Business Administration, 3(10), 1-31. 10.22034/jiba.2020.11197 Search in Google Scholar

Bebchuk, L. A., Cohen, A., & Wang, C. C. (2013). Learning and the disappearing association between governance and returns. Journal of Financial Economics, 108(2), 323-348. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jfineco.2012.10.00410.1016/j.jfineco.2012.10.004 Search in Google Scholar

Brooks, G., Aleem, A., & Button M. (2013). Fraud, Corruption and Sport: Palgrave Macmillan. https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137290717_510.1057/9781137290717_5 Search in Google Scholar

Buraimo, B., Migali, S., & Simmons, R. (2012). Corruption does not pay: An analysis of consumer response to Italy’s Calciopoli Scandal, Working Paper, Lancaster University, Management School. Search in Google Scholar

Constantin, P.-N., & Stănescu, M. (2021). Irregularities in football. ‘Cooperativa’: A history of match-fixing in Romanian football. International Journal of the History of Sport, 37(15), 1549-1568. https://doi.org/10.1080/09523367.2020.182835810.1080/09523367.2020.1828358 Search in Google Scholar

Dandah, G., & Chiweshe, M. K. (2021). Zimbabwe premier soccer league in the context of COVID 19. Journal of Global Sport Management. https://doi.org/10.1080/24704067.2021.189976810.1080/24704067.2021.1899768 Search in Google Scholar

Dimant, E. (2014). The Antecedents and Effects of Corruption-A Reassessment of Current (Empirical) Findings. MPRA Paper 60947, University Library of Munich, Germany. Search in Google Scholar

Farris D. R., & Sage A. P. (1975). On the use of interpretive structural modeling for worth assessment, Computer and Electrical Engineering, 2, 149–174. https://doi.org/10.1016/0045-7906(75)90004-X10.1016/0045-7906(75)90004-X Search in Google Scholar

Ghai, K., & Zipp, S. (2020). Governance in Indian cricket: Examining the Board of Control for Cricket in India through the good governance framework. Sport in Society, 24(5), 830-845.: https://doi.org/10.1080/17430437.2020.181959810.1080/17430437.2020.1819598 Search in Google Scholar

Ghorbani, M. H., Mohammadi, E., & Zareian, H. (2019). Designing a model of corruption management in Iran sport. New Trends in Sport Management, 7(26), 121-138. http://ntsmj.issma.ir/article-1-1207-fa.html Search in Google Scholar

Gohari, Z., Hamidi, M., & Amirhosseini, E. (2021). The design and formulation of strategies for the improvement of football in the country. Majlis and Rahbord, 27(104), 291-321. Search in Google Scholar

Goodarzi, M., Ghorbani, M., Poursoltani, H., & Safari, H. (2010). Study of effective factors on the occurrence and growth of perceived corruption and its control methods in sports organizations in Iran. Sport Management Studies, 3(10), 39-56. Search in Google Scholar

Gorse, S., & Chadwick, S. (2011). The prevalence of corruption in international sport. Report prepared for the Remote Gambling Association and their Partners, the European Gaming and Betting Association and the European Sports Security Association. Retrieved from http://www.jogoremoto.pt/docs/extra/G3jsJk.pdf Search in Google Scholar

Graycar, A. (2015). Corruption: Classification and analysis. Policy and Society, 34(2), 87-96. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.polsoc.2015.04.00110.1016/j.polsoc.2015.04.001 Search in Google Scholar

Hallmann, K., Dickson, G., & Giesen, N. (2020). Determinants of image and image fit: A study of four sports and their domestic and international governing organizations. Communication and Sport, 1-19. https://doi.org/10.1177/216747952092926610.1177/2167479520929266 Search in Google Scholar

Hauser, C., & Hogenacker, J. (2014). Do firms proactively take measures to prevent corruption in their international operations? European Management Review, 11(3–4), 223–237. https://doi.org/10.1111/emre.1203510.1111/emre.12035 Search in Google Scholar

Khabiri, M., & Elahi, A. (2003). Comparing the situation with the criteria of UEFA’s professional football league clubs and clubs from the countries of Japan, South Korea, UAE and Turkey. Institute of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Ministry of Science, Research and Technology, 3(8), 15-34. Search in Google Scholar

Kihl, L. A., Ndiaye, M., & Fink, J. (2018). Corruption’s impact on organizational outcomes. Social Responsibility Journal, 14(1), 40-60. https://doi.org/10.1108/SRJ-12-2016-021710.1108/SRJ-12-2016-0217 Search in Google Scholar

Kihl, L. A, Skinner, J., & Engelberg, T. (2017). Corruption in sport: understanding the complexity of corruption. European Sport Management Quarterly, 17(1), 1-5. https://doi.org/10.1080/16184742.2016.125755310.1080/16184742.2016.1257553 Search in Google Scholar

Kim, S., & Wagner, S. M. (2021). Examining the stock price effect of corruption risk in the supply chain. Decision Sciences, 52(4), 833-865. https://doi.org/10.1111/deci.1248710.1111/deci.12487 Search in Google Scholar

Leby, J. L., & Hashim, A. H. (2010). Liveability dimensions and attributes: Their relative importance in the eyes of neighborhood residents. Journal of Construction in Developing Countries, 15(1), 67-91.‏ Search in Google Scholar

Madhushani, A. A. L. (2019). Challenges in integrity of sport: Current practices and preventive approaches of sport corruption in Sri Lanka. Physical Culture and Sport, Studies and Research, 84(1), 21-26. https://doi.org/10.2478/pcssr-2019-002310.2478/pcssr-2019-0023 Search in Google Scholar

Mahmoudi, A., Honar, H. I., Younesi, J., & Shahlaee Bagheri, J. (2019). Determine strategies and consequences of administrative integrity in football industry of Iran. Sport Management and Development, 8(1), 16-30. 10.22124/jsmd.1970.3436 Search in Google Scholar

Mansouri, H., Rezaei, Z., Sajadi, N., & Mohammadi, M. (2019). Identification and prioritization of financial corruption indicators in Iran’s sports organizations using hierarchical analysis approach. Sport Management and Development, 8(3), 58-70. https://dx.doi.org/10.22124/jsmd.2019.3798 Search in Google Scholar

Mason, D. S., Thibault, L., & Misener, L. (2006). An agency theory perspective on corruption in sport: The case of the International Olympic Committee. Journal of Sport Management, 20(1), 52-73. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jsm.20.1.5210.1123/jsm.20.1.52 Search in Google Scholar

Matheson, V. A., Schwab, D., & Koval, P. (2018). Corruption in the bidding, construction and organisation of mega-events: An analysis of the Olympics and World Cup. In M. Breuer & D.Forrest (Eds.), The Palgrave Handbook on the Economics of Manipulation in Sport (pp. 257-278). https://crossworks.holycross.edu/econ_working_papers/18510.1007/978-3-319-77389-6_14 Search in Google Scholar

Manoli, A. E., & Janečić, D. (2020). Challenges to the role of media in reporting sport corruption: Insights from reporters in Balkan countries. International Review for the Sociology of Sport, 56(6) 842–858. https://doi.org/10.1177/101269022096728410.1177/1012690220967284 Search in Google Scholar

Manoli, A. E., Yilmaz, S., & Antonopoulos, G. A. (2021). Match-fixing in Greece and Turkey and UEFA’s policy responses to it: A comparative study. International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics, 13(1), 143-158. https://doi.org/10.1080/19406940.2021.187717210.1080/19406940.2021.1877172 Search in Google Scholar

Marchetti, F., Reppold Filho, A. R., & Constandt, B. (2021). At risk: Betting-related match-fixing in Brazilian football. Crime, Law and Social Change, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10611-021-09971-010.1007/s10611-021-09971-0 Search in Google Scholar

Monteduro, F., Cecchetti, I., Lai, Y., & Allegrini, V. (2021). Does stakeholder engagement affect corruption risk management? Journal of Management and Governance, 25(3), 759-785. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10997-020-09527-910.1007/s10997-020-09527-9 Search in Google Scholar

Monteduro, F., Hinna, A., & Moi, S. (2016). Governance and corruption in the public sector: An extended literature review. Governance and Performance in Public and Non-Profit Organizations – Studies in Public and Non-Profit Governance, 5, 31-51. https://doi.org/10.1108/S2051-66302016000000500210.1108/S2051-663020160000005002 Search in Google Scholar

Moriconi, M. (2020). Deconstructing match-fixing: A holistic framework for sport integrity policies. Crime, Law and Social Change, 74(1), 1-12. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10611-020-09892-410.1007/s10611-020-09892-4 Search in Google Scholar

Morrow, S. (1999). The new business of football. MacMillan.10.1057/9780230371743 Search in Google Scholar

Müller, M. (2015). The mega-event syndrome: Why so much goes wrong in megaevent planning and what to do about it. Journal of the American Planning Association, 81(1), 6-17. https://doi.org/10.1080/01944363.2015.103829210.1080/01944363.2015.1038292 Search in Google Scholar

Najafi, M., Hami, M., Shojaei, V., Bagherian, & Farahabadi, M. (2020). Identifying and analyzing factors affecting financial corruption in the Iranian sports industry. Applied Research in Sport Management, 9(1), 119-134. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.margen.2021.10086610.1016/j.margen.2021.10086633812777 Search in Google Scholar

Nezlek, J. B., Newman, D. B., Schütz, A., Baumeister, R. F., Schug, J., Joshanloo, M., Lopes, P. N., Alt, N. P., Cypryańska, M., Depietri, M., Gorbaniuk, O., Huguet, P., Kafetsios, K., Koydemir, S., Kuppens, P., Park, S., Martin, A. S., Schaafsma, J., Simunovic, D., & Yokota, K. (2019). An international survey of perceptions of the 2014 FIFA World Cup: National levels of corruption as a context for perceptions of institutional corruption. PloS One, 14(9), e0222492. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.022249210.1371/journal.pone.0222492676467231560694 Search in Google Scholar

Nunkoo, R., Ribeiro, M. A., Sunnassee, V., & Gursoy, D. (2018). Public trust in mega event planning institutions: The role of knowledge, transparency and corruption. Tourism Management, 66, 155-166. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tourman.2017.11.01010.1016/j.tourman.2017.11.010 Search in Google Scholar

Olmos, L., Bellido, H., & Román-Aso, J. A. (2020). The effects of mega-events on perceived corruption. European Journal of Political Economy, 61, 101826. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejpoleco.2019.10182610.1016/j.ejpoleco.2019.101826 Search in Google Scholar

Philippou, C. (2019). Towards a unified framework for anti-bribery in sport governance. International Journal of Disclosure and Governance, 16(2), 83-99. https://doi.org/10.1057/s41310-019-00058-w10.1057/s41310-019-00058-w Search in Google Scholar

Pielke, R. (2013). How can FIFA be held accountable? Sport Management Review, 16(3), 255-267. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.smr.2012.12.00710.1016/j.smr.2012.12.007 Search in Google Scholar

Poduval, P. S., Pramod, V. R. & V. P., J. R. (2015). Interpretive Structural Modeling (ISM) and its application in analyzing factors inhibiting implementation of Total Productive Maintenance (TPM). International Journal of Quality & Reliability Management, 32(3), 308-331. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJQRM-06-2013-009010.1108/IJQRM-06-2013-0090 Search in Google Scholar

Pramod, V. R., & Banwet, D. K. (2013), Analysing the synergic power of inhibitors of an Indian telecom supply chain. International Journal of Business Excellence, 6(4), 448-471. 10.1504/IJBEX.2013.05472110.1504/IJBEX.2013.054721 Search in Google Scholar

Ramesh, A., Banwet, D. K., & Shankar, R. (2010). Modeling the barriers of supply chain collaboration. Journal of Modelling in Management, 5(2), 176-193. https://doi.org/10.1108/1746566101106101410.1108/17465661011061014 Search in Google Scholar

Stathopoulou, A., Quansah, T. K., & Balabanis, G. (2021). The blinding effects of team identification on sports corruption: Cross-cultural evidence from sub-saharan African countries. Journal of Business Ethics. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10551-021-04822-310.1007/s10551-021-04822-3 Search in Google Scholar

Sushil, S. (2012). Interpreting the interpretive structural model. Global Journal of Flexible Systems Management, 13(2), 87-106.‏ https://doi.org/10.1007/s40171-012-0008-310.1007/s40171-012-0008-3 Search in Google Scholar

Tzeng, C.-C., & Lee, P.-C. (2021). Understanding match-fixing from the perspective of social capital: A case study of Taiwan’s professional baseball system. International Review for the Sociology of Sport, 56(4), 558-577. https://doi.org/10.1177/101269022091706010.1177/1012690220917060 Search in Google Scholar

Warfield, J. W. (1974). Developing interconnected matrices in structural modelling, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, 4(1), 81-87. 10.1109/TSMC.1974.5408524. Search in Google Scholar

Weitz-Shapiro, R., & Winters, W. S. (2017). Can citizens discern? Information credibility, political sophistication, and the punishment of corruption in Brazil. Journal of Politics, 79(1), 60-74. https://doi.org/10.1086/68728710.1086/687287 Search in Google Scholar

Zhang, J. J., Kim, E., Mastromartino, B., Qian, T. Y., & Nauright, J. (2018). The sport industry in growing economies: Critical issues and challenges. International Journal of Sports Marketing and Sponsorship, 19(2), 110-126. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJSMS-03-2018-002310.1108/IJSMS-03-2018-0023 Search in Google Scholar

Recommended articles from Trend MD

Plan your remote conference with Sciendo