3 edition of Economics of tourism and development found in the catalog.
Economics of tourism and development
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by Romila Chawla.|
|Series||Tourism and development series|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||240 p. :|
|Number of Pages||240|
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This book emphasizes new aspects such as measurement of tourism (e.g. Tourism Satellite Account), supply trends, competition models, macro evaluation of tourism projects and events and the role of tourism in a development strategy.
Each chapter combines theory and practice and international case studies are by: 2. The second edition of Economics of Tourism is a welcome update to a classic text. The authors provide as complete a review on the subject as can be found anywhere.
This is an outstanding guide to an under appreciated and under studied area of economics. Tourism Economics is an international peer reviewed journal, covering the economic and business aspects of tourism in the wider context.
It takes account of constraints on development, such as social and community interests and the sustainable use of tourism and recreation resources, and inputs into the production process. This book emphasizes new aspects such as measurement of tourism (e.g.
Tourism Satellite Account), supply trends, competition models, macro evaluation of tourism projects and events and the role of tourism in a development strategy. Each chapter combines theory and practice and international case studies are provided.
The measurement of tourism is not an easy task. The Economics of Tourism Destinations provides a succinct guide to the economic aspects of tourism for students and practitioners alike to decipher the methods of measurement of supply, demand, trends and impacts.
In nine chapters, The Economics of Tourism Destinations takes the reader through the economic characteristic of the tourism sector, to. Tourism Economics Summary By Larry Dwyer and Ray Spurr Tourism is a global force for economic and regional development.
Tourism development brings with it a mix of benefits and costs and the growing field of tourism economics is making an important contribution. For purposes of this book, tourism is an economic activity involving billions of dollars exchanged each month, a social science to be analyzed, trends to be identified, and costs/benefits to be computed.—from Tourism Economics The past two decades have been a time of fast and furious growth for world tourism, accounting for more than 6% of.
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+44 This book provides an up-to-date, concise and readable coverage of the most important topics in tourism economics. Taking into account advances in economic thought, analysis and in applied methods Author: Clement Allan Tisdell.
Although economics has increasingly become a technical subject, this accessible book aims to present important economics results and relate them explicitly to the policy debate.
Using a coherent analytical framework, this unique approach offers prescriptions for moving tourism, and economic development more generally, closer to a sustainable ideal. 3 Because this book explores interrelationships between tourism and ecological cum environmental economics, and considers tourism as part of development processes in less.
Book Description. This new edition of The Economics of Tourism reflects the tremendous changes that have occurred in the tourism sector in the last twelve years. It recognizes that the nature of tourism demand and supply is being transformed by innovations in information communication technologies, market liberalization and climate change.
Tourism and Opportunities for Economic Development in Asia is a key resource on the priorities, challenges, and strategies in the globalized economy of the Asian tourism market. Highlighting multidisciplinary studies on cultural tourism, gastronomy, and hospitality management, this publication is an ideal reference source for academicians.
The book aims at providing an overview of the main economic issues related to tourism activities. While tourism is an important sector, contributing to more than 10% of the European Union’s GDP, research and teaching at the university level has only recently grown to a considerable level, and the field still lacks a firm research methodology.
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Many countries see it as a passport to their economic development; others express concern that uncontrolled tourism may overwhelm their natural, cultural, social, and physical resources. The question of how best to harness tourism for the good of host communities is increasingly debated and forms the basis of this book.2/5(1).
This text explores the role of tourism as a potential contibutor to socio-economic development in destination areas. Establishing a link between tourism studies and development studies, it considers what is meant by development, the processes through which development may be achieved and, in particular, a number of fundamental issues related to the use of tourism as a development agent.5/5(5).
The Economics of Sustainable Tourism aims to critically explore how tourism economic development can move closer to a sustainable ideal from a firm economic analytic anchor.
Grounded in economic theory and application it analyzes tourist’s satisfaction and impacts of tourism on the host community, investigates the productivity of the industry Cited by: 7. This book emphasizes new aspects such as measurement of tourism (e.g.
Tourism Satellite Account), supply trends, competition models, macro evaluation of tourism projects and events and the role of tourism in a development by: This collection contains critical studies on tourism development and planning, and calls for proactive, holistic and responsible thinking.
It addresses conceptual and contemporary issues in development and planning research including political trust, innovation networks, sustainability, moral encounters, enclavisation and evolutionary economics.
‘The collection of articles encompassed by this book provide a comprehensive overview of the progress of academic thought in respect of the economic, social and environmental aspects of tourism as an instrument for alleviating the conditions to be found in less developed countries.’ – Stephen Wanhill, Tourism Economics The effect of tourism activity in developing countries has been a.
Although economics has increasingly become a technical subject, this accessible book aims to present important economics results and relate them explicitly to the policy debate. Using a coherent analytical framework, this unique approach offers prescriptions for moving tourism, and economic development more generally, closer to a sustainable ideal.Thiep Van Ho is senior economic modeller at the Sustainable Tourism CRC Centre for Tourism Economics and Policy Research in Australia.
He has published many articles in international journals, working papers, technical reports and monographs, in the areas of tourism economics, input–output analysis and tourism satellite accounts.