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The consequences of countries withdrawing from supranational unions have received growing attention. Most recently, the majority of British citizens have voted to exit the European Union (Brexit), which has resulted in the mushrooming of reports on its potential impact in myriad respects. This...

Author(s)
Lim Weng [Lim, W. M. ]
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2018, 21, 9, pp 970-974
Abstract

We investigate the impact of the outcome of the EU referendum (Brexit) on various sectors of the British economy over the period June-July 2016. Using the event study methodology, we assess the effects of Brexit, relative to what had been anticipated, as measured by abnormal returns (ARs). The...

Author(s)
Ramiah, V.; Pham, H. N. A.; Moosa, I.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Applied Economics, 2017, 49, 26, pp 2508-2514
Abstract

This article deals with UK companies adopting European Union International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and raises issues for UK companies in the hospitality sector. The first section explains the timing and scope of IFRS, the 2nd section explains the major impact that the introduction of...

Author(s)
Milburn, R.; Coxon, N.
Publisher
PricewaterhouseCoopers, London, UK
Citation
Hospitality Directions - Europe Edition, 2004, No.9, pp 1-11
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A definition for sustainable tourism is sought. Next, a discussion is presented of how tourism and the environment may develop in Europe, how tourist organizations should react, and the benefits that may from tourism ecolabels are described. The following issues are addressed: tourism within the...

Author(s)
Hamele, H.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 0851995063)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This paper argues that the idea of a specifically rural economy, dominated by agriculture and distinct and separate from the rest of the economy, is not an accurate reflection of reality in modern industrial or post industrial countries like the UK. It suggests that in most rural areas, agriculture ...

Publisher
Agra Europe (London) Ltd, Tunbridge Wells, UK
Citation
Agra Europe (British edition), 2001, No.1975, pp A/1-A/3
Abstract

The book offers an understanding of the complex and diverse legal requirements of the travel and tourism industry in Europe. Laws and regulations at the EU level are examined, as are those at ground level, with a country by country examination of the domestic provisions relating to travel and...

Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
European travel law., 1997, pp xxxii + 761 pp.
Abstract

The activities of the European Union (EU) (from 1994-95) and the published work of UK-based associations, government bodies, analysts and consultants (from 1990-95) in the field of hospitality and tourism, are reviewed. The relative influence of the EU in gaining wider recognition for hospitality...

Author(s)
Costa, J.; Eccles, G.
Publisher
Cassell plc, London, UK
Citation
New directions in hospitality and tourism: annual review of hospitality and tourism trends., 1997, pp 11-19
Abstract

This paper addresses the value of European Social Fund finance to adults engaged on Travel Services National Vocational Qualifications (NVQs) at levels 1, 2 or 3 in the UK. It examines whether ESF finance for adults at East Devon College helps to achieve success according to the following criteria: ...

Author(s)
Busby, G.
Publisher
Centre for Policy Studies in Education, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
Citation
Training from Europe: policy and practice., 1995, pp 5-8
Abstract

The aim of the book is to provide a foundation of relevant knowledge and skills demanded by the travel and tourism industry. In this edition, this is now joined by the need for general business and transferable skills. The focus of the text is on principles, with tutors guiding the direction of...

Author(s)
Holloway, J. C.
Publisher
Pitman Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
The business of tourism., 1994, Ed. 4, pp vi + 282pp.
Abstract

This survey of occupations in the tourist and hotel industry is part of a broad experimental project launched by European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (CEDEFOP) in 1990. The purpose of the project, entitled 'Community Directory of Occupational Profiles', is to test out a...

Author(s)
Guerra, D.; Peroni, G.
Publisher
European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (CEDEFOP), Berlin, Germany
Citation
Occupations in the tourist sector: a comparative analysis in nine Community states., 1994, Ed. 1, pp 57 + 576 + 37 pp.

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