Professor Jules Boykoff Analyzes, Opines on Olympic Games Politics

Analysis by Pacific University associate professor Jules Boykoff about the latest developments surrounding the right to host the 2024 Olympic Games appears in the recent coverage of the Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe and elsewhere.

An internationally cited scholar on the politics of sport, Boykoff also wrote an essay for the United Kingdom's Guardian newspaper about China and Kazakhstan's bids to host the 2022 Winter Games.

Boykoff, who chairs the Politics & Government Department at Pacific, received a Fulbright Award to conduct research in Brazil later this year related to the 2016 Olympic Games being held in Rio de Janeiro.

Following is a register of Dr. Boykoff's recent analysis and commentary:

Aug. 3 - Grandstand Sport (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

July 30 - Huffington Post

July 30 - The Guardian (UK)

July 29 - Los Angeles Times

July 29 -

July 29 - KPCC-FM (Southern California Public Radio - NPR affiliate) [audio clip]

July 28 - Boston Herald

July 28 - Los Angeles Times

July 28 - The Boston Globe

July 27 - Christian Science Monitor

July 14 - The Boston Globe

July 2 - Huffington Post

June 29 - Los Angeles Times

June 28 - Los Angeles Times

Thursday, July 30, 2015