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Cover for The impacts and benefits of routes and trails.

This chapter focuses on the impacts and benefits of creating or developing tourism routes and trails. It considers the contribution of tourism to economic growth; the measurement of economic return; the economic impact of routes and trails especially in rural, mountain or remote areas; the social...

Author(s)
Ward-Perkins, D.; Beckmann, C.; Ellis, J.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394767)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Protecting intellectual property.

Technological innovations are important for driving economic growth and maintaining industrial competitiveness. They also can yield societal benefits, be favourable for the environment, and improve the human condition. This chapter describes the need for and the ways in which innovations such as...

Author(s)
Meilan, R.; Grant, K.; Shier, V.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643502)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Impact of air pollution on the environment and economy.

It is the predicament of mankind that man can perceive the problematique, yet, despite his considerable knowledge and skills, he does not understand the origins, significance, and interrelationships of its many components and thus is unable to devise effective responses. This failure occurs in...

Author(s)
Saurabh Sonwani; Vandana Maurya
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786393890)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The Shikoku pilgrimage: popularity and the pilgrim's transaction.

This chapter uses the Shikoku pilgrimage in Japan to describe and analyse the importance of pilgrimage transactions for pilgrimage development. It is argued that pilgrims' transactions are central to the heritage identity and management of successful modern pilgrimage, as well as significant for...

Author(s)
Wilkinson, G.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390271)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Capacity building and economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa.

This chapter examines how countries in sub-Saharan Africa seek to enhance their human, institutional, technology and infrastructure capacity to enable them establish a vibrant sustainable economy and enjoy a more vigorous entrepreneurship. It is argued that educational and infrastructure capacity...

Author(s)
Dibie, R.; Edoho, F. M.; Dibie, J.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780646169)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Empowerment of women and sustainable development.

This chapter examines the nature of women empowerment programmes and their right to engage in capacity building and economic growth initiatives in Africa. Data derived from primary and secondary sources are used to analyse the factors that negatively affect women's ability to develop their capacity ...

Author(s)
Dibie, R.; Dibie, J.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780646169)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Music festivals in small island destinations.

This chapter explores the contribution of music festivals to tourism in small island destinations - in particular, in Aruba and Curacao. The chapter reviews the literature discussing the ability of music festivals to contribute to tourism development and economic growth by increasing the number of...

Author(s)
Semrad, K. J.; Rivera, M.; Croes, R.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390929)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Issues and challenges.

This chapter outlines a number of issues and challenges facing the field of policy making, practice and research in leisure, sport and tourism. Those issues and challenges include: disruptive technologies; globalization; climate change; economic growth; social inequality; terrorism; harriedness;...

Author(s)
Veal, A. J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648033)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Macroeconomics: the workings of the whole economy.

This chapter analyses the workings of the aggregate economy and offers explanations for macroeconomic phenomena. It covers: the circular flow of income; the level of aggregate demand; employment; inflation; the quantity theory of money; economic growth; and the costs of economic growth.

Author(s)
Hill, B.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644752)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Abstract of the development plan for China's bamboo industries (2013-2020).

Being critical ecological, industrial and cultural resources of the world and commonly acknowledged as the 'second largest forests of the planet', bamboos make up an essential ingredient of the global forestry resources. China, one of the primary bamboo growers and known to the world as the...

Author(s)
Zhaohua, Z; Wei, J.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394019)
Type
Book chapter

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