Barcelona 92 pp 135-160 | Cite as


  • Francesc SolanellasEmail author
  • Alain Ferrand
  • Andreu Camps
Part of the Mega Event Planning book series (MEGAEP)


The conclusion underlines the most important elements of this book. Based on the experience of the Barcelona Games, as well as the analyses carried out in this case study, we are suggesting indicators for each dimension as part of a top-down approach. Our proposal consists of thirty-seven sports indicators, thirty-two economic indicators and twenty social indicators. Our final objective would be that these indicators would be used in different mega-events in order to have the possibility to be compared over the years. From a general point of view, bottom-up approaches are based on the idea that an evaluation must take into account the diversity of stakeholders’ points of view. The consultation we conducted with the twenty-six Catalan politicians and managers is part of this approach. The interviewees spontaneously expressed the dimensions for which the legacy had been significant.


Legacy Stakeholders Value Indicators Management Delivery 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Francesc Solanellas
    • 1
    Email author
  • Alain Ferrand
    • 2
  • Andreu Camps
    • 3
  1. 1.GISEAFE-Research Group on Social and Educational Research on Physical Education and SportINEFC-Institute of Physical Education of CataloniaBarcelonaSpain
  2. 2.Faculty of Sport Sciences-CEREGE (EA 1722)University of PoitiersPoitiersFrance
  3. 3.GISEAFE-Research Group on Social and Educational Research on Physical Education and SportINEFC-Institute of Physical Education of CataloniaLleidaSpain

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