Sven Daniel Wolfe
Junior lecturer

University of Lausanne
Institute of geography and sustainability
Mouline - Géopolis 3521
CH-1015 Lausanne
Phone +41 21 692 3569

Research projects

Paris 2024, Los Angeles 2028: A turnaround for the Olympics after the crisis?

In this project we propose to investigate whether the preparations for the Olympic Games in Paris 2024 and Los Angele...

"Fanatic Energy in the Wrong Places": Potemkin Neoliberalism and Domestic Soft Power in the 2018 Men’s Football World Cup in Russia

Mega-events like the World Cup have a documented history of profound effects on the cities that host them. Proponents...

Mega-events as urban interventions: growth and impacts
The costs and infrastructural requirements of mega-events such as the Olympic Games and the Football World Cup put them ...