Stories of environmental sustainability were part of the narrative effecting local acceptance of the Games.
Investigating the durability of Olympic Education Programs for the 2008 Beijing Olympics
Avery Brundage's views on South Africa's Olympic participation, 1950-1968
Avery Brundage's strategic support for South American sports festivals.
To avoid issuing a blanket ban on Russia's participation in Rio 2016, the IOC has passed on enforcement of anti-doping measures to the International Sports Federations.