|aHandbook on the economics of leisure /|cedited by Samuel Cameron.
|aCheltenham, UK. :|bEdward Elgar|c2011.
|aix, 561 p. :|bill. ;|c25 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|a Overview of the economics of leisure / Samuel Cameron -- On economics, leisure and much more / Alessandro Balestrino -- Towards a Bourdieusian economics of leisure / Andrew B. Trigg -- Leisure and subjective well-being / Victoria Ateca-Amestoy -- The economics of sleep and boredom / Samuel Cameron -- Half full or half empty : The economics of work-life balance / Samuel Cameron and Mark Fox-- Working from home : Leisure gain or leisure loss? / Samuel Cameron and Mark Fox -- Contradictions of capitalism in health and fitness leisure / Simeon Scott -- Dating as leisure / Véronique Flambard, Nicolas Vaillant and François-Charles Wolff -- Home improvements / Peter E. Earl and Ti-Ching Peng -- Reconsidering the Silk Road : Tourism in the context of regionalism and trade patterns / Karen Hussels -- The rise and decline of drive-in cinemas in the United States / Mark Fox and Grant Black -- Entertainment and economic contributions of the Indian Hindi movie industry / Rajesh K. Pillania and Subhojit Banerjee -- Leisure time, cinema and the structure of household entertainment expenditure, 1890-1940 / Gerben Bakker -- Long-run trends and factors in attendance patterns in sport : Australian Football League, 1945-2009 / Liam J.A. Lenten -- The changing demands of leisure time : The emergence of Twenty20 cricket / David Paton and Andrew Cooke -- The economics of the video-gaming leisure market / Joe Cox -- Competitive forces in the US recreational vehicle industry / Mark Fox, David Lane and Grant Black -- Magazines / Gillian Doyle -- The impact of new technology on leisure networks / Vincent G. Fitzsimons -- Girls just want to have fun? Internet leisure and womens empowerment in Jordan / Deborah L. Wheeler and Lauren Mintz -- Sexual leisure markets / Alan Collins.