Vol. 12 No. 1-2 (2021)


Published July 5, 2021
György Norbert Szabados
Éva Bácsné Bába
Faculty of Economics and Business, Institute of Sports Management, University of Debrecen
Dániel Fróna
Zoltán Bács
András Helmeczi
Gergely Kulcsár
Gergely Ráthonyi
Sándor Kovács
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Szabados, G. N., Bácsné Bába, Éva, Fróna, D., Bács, Z., Helmeczi, A., Kulcsár, G., Ráthonyi, G., & Kovács, S. (2021). ESPORT IN HUNGARY: ORGANIZATIONS AND DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES. Economica, 12(1-2). https://doi.org/10.47282/economica/2021/12/1-2/9283

Eco Currently we witness the exciting period in life of the esports, which seems to have received considerable attention even among this extraordinary season caused by the COVID-19. Although referring to the status of games (way of sports), such as Fortnite, DOTA2, Overwatch, LOL, etc together with its competitions, competitors and its follow up became quite common, the profession so far seems to neglect dealing with the social and organizational background of that, also with the development possibilities. The methodology of this essay is, through secondary analysis made during the discussion of the professional literature, is empirical qualitative interview method, which was carried out among professional organizations, sportsmen, and by doing this we sought to answer the question: What is the current national state of this sport, what difficulties, prospects characterize even individuals and organizations in this sphere, also including social specifications. Results point out that numerous changes should be desirable equally from the organizational and social side.