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The article examines the relationship between tourism policy and planning in four Caribbean countries: Anguilla, Barbados, Dominica and St. Lucia, and describes the resultant patterns of tourism development. It then suggests how policy can be used in the future to secure a more sustainable form of...

Author(s)
Wilkinson, P. F.
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 1994, 19, 2, pp 5-17
Abstract

This paper presents a study of the Heywoods Holiday Village Development Project in the Caribbean country of Barbados. First, an account of the project is provided in terms of background, features and the importance to Barbados of the tourism sector. Second, the costs incurred in the course of the...

Author(s)
Khan, J.
Citation
ODTÜ Gelișme Dergisi, 1995, 22, 1, pp 37-53
Abstract

This volume looks at the issues, problems and impact created by tourism in 13 island societies around the world, as well as in one mainland territory. It addresses the question of sustainable tourism development because the tourist trade tends to have undesirable impacts on the physical...

Publisher
Pinter, London, UK
Citation
Sustainable tourism in islands and small states: case studies., 1996, pp xiv + 317 pp.
Abstract

This volume addresses two issues: it provides both qualitative and quantitative analysis of the varying nature of a set of case study islands as tourist destinations in order to account for their diverging patterns of tourism development; and a comparative analysis of the alternative styles of...

Author(s)
Wilkinson, P. F.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism policy and planning: case studies from the Commonwealth Caribbean., 1997, pp x + 250 pp.
Abstract

A model is developed for evaluating the economic impact of cruise tourism. The tourism multiplier model is adapted to consider three additional variables, pertinent to cruise tourism. These variables: cruise tourist expenditures, stopover tourist expenditures, and total tourist expenditures, were ...

Author(s)
Chase, G.; Alon, I.
Publisher
Hüseyin Yıldırım, Ankara, Turkey
Citation
Anatolia, 2002, 13, 1, pp 5-18
Abstract

Despite its increasing maturity in the literature, relationship marketing remains an untested concept for destination marketers. This article explores the opportunities and challenges faced by managers of destinations in their attempt to engender loyalty and repeat visitation in a product domain...

Author(s)
Fyall, A.; Callod, C.; Edwards, B.
Publisher
Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2003, 30, 3, pp 644-659
Abstract

This chapter examines the argument that developing country governments can exert a high degree of control over their tourism development through effective policy and planning. Following a discussion of the basic nature of tourism policy and planning, examples are drawn from 5 island states of the...

Author(s)
Wilkinson, P. F.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Tourism in the Caribbean: trends, development, prospects, 2004, pp 81-98
Abstract

The area lifecycle concept postulates that a destination should enjoy varying levels of popularity over time and, as a result, the growth in arrivals should follow an s-shaped path. To test the concept, this study uses Markov-switching models and quarterly observations for Barbados over the period...

Author(s)
Moore, W.; Whitehall, P.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2005, 32, 1, pp 112-126
Abstract

Tourist destinations are under market pressure to offer a green product, including the Caribbean, one of the world's most tourism-dependent regions. A decade after the Global Conference on the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States convened in 1994, sustainable tourism remains a...

Author(s)
Mycoo, M.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2006, 14, 5, pp 489-511
Abstract

Purpose - This paper aims to review the very limited literature on tourist harassment, discusses determinants and offers some policy suggestions for controlling the problem. Some emphasis is given to the Caribbean where harassment has been a long-standing issue. Design/methodology/approach - In...

Author(s)
McElroy, J. L.; Tarlow, P.; Carlisle, K.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
International Journal of Culture, Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2007, 1, 4, pp 305-314

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