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Today many developing countries focus on economic policies in order to promote international tourism as a potential source of economic growth for the country; however, the understanding of the relationship between tourism and economic growth is ongoing. The objective of this paper was to assess if...

Author(s)
Fawaz, F.; Rahnama, M.; Stout, B.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Anatolia, 2014, 25, 3, pp 352-363
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
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This chapter introduces concepts and issues around tourism development, notably with a focus on developing countries, where tourism can be an important tool for economic growth and sociocultural development. In doing this, the chapter draws important comparisons with westernized destinations and...

Author(s)
Dieke, P. U. C.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936846)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Using a panel data of 19 island economies for the years that span from 1990 to 2007, this study explores the potential contribution of tourism to economic growth and development within the conventional augmented Solow growth model. Since economic growth is argued to be essentially a dynamic...

Author(s)
Seetanah, B.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2011, 38, 1, pp 291-308
Abstract

The purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship between tourism expansion and economic growth in OIC countries by using a panel data method and GMM model over the period of 1995-2010. The results show that tourism significantly contributes to the economic growth of Islamic countries....

Author(s)
Salmani, B.; Panahi, H.; Razzaghi, S.
Publisher
IDOSI Publications, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Citation
World Applied Sciences Journal, 2014, 32, 6, pp 1098-1105
Abstract

The potential role of tourism in development in developing countries is highlighted. It is suggested that for tourism to fully play its part in economic growth it must be given proper recognition and support in the design of trade, investment and business development policies. Sustainability must...

Author(s)
Rifai, T.
Publisher
International Trade Centre UNCTAD/WTO, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Trade Forum, 2014, No.1, pp 10-11
Abstract

This chapter presents projections of tourism growth as well as its drivers. Other topics tackled include economic equality, inter-industry effects of tourism growth, challenges to tourism growth in lesser-developed countries, tourism's economic contribution, domestic tourism , industry...

Author(s)
Dwyer, L.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390240)
Publisher
CAB International, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Strategic management in tourism, 2018, Ed.3, pp 30-44
Abstract

In this article, we examine how the economic policy uncertainties and geopolitical risks influence the tourist arrivals in a developing country i.e. India. By resorting to the wavelet analysis, we find that the influence of geopolitical risks is stronger than that of economic policy uncertainties....

Author(s)
Tiwari, A. K.; Debojyoti Das; Dutta, A.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2019, 75, pp 323-327
Abstract

The green growth paradigm emerged from evolving global strategies that coherently promote a more socially inclusive, low-carbon, resource-efficient, stable economy, with decreasing poverty. Opportunities and challenges associated with the paradigm shift are expected to transform the travel and...

Author(s)
DeLacy, T.; Jiang, M.; Lipman, G.; Vorster, S.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Green growth and travelism: concept, policy and practice for sustainable tourism, 2014, pp 304 pp.
AbstractFull Text

The economic liberalization offers a wide opening through the free movement of persons and allow the increasing tourism activity. Tourism is one of the activities considered, especially in the developing countries, the main source of development and growth both for local communities and on a much...

Author(s)
Haller, A. P.
Publisher
Conference Secretariat Romanian Academy, Iascedilla˜i, Romania
Citation
14th International Conference "Romanian rural tourism in the context of sustainable development: present and prospects", Vatra Dornei, Romania, 25-26 May 2012, 2012, pp 15-30
Abstract

This paper proposes a model which integrates tourism in a continuum of poverty alleviation strategies within the antipodes of neo-liberalism and protectionism. It is argued that despite growing evidence in favour of regulative and (re)distributive approaches that in practice come closer to...

Author(s)
Schilcher, D.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Pro-poor tourism: who benefits? Perspectives on tourism and poverty reduction., 2007, pp 56-83

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