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Tourism is a major global economic sector that is undergoing tremendous growth in emerging economies and is often touted as salient for development and poverty alleviation in developing countries. Tourism is recognized as a highly climate-sensitive sector, one that is also strongly influenced by...

Author(s)
Scott, D.; Gössling, S.; Hall, C. M.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Inc, Hoboken, USA
Citation
Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change (WIRE's), 2012, 3, 3, pp 213-232
Abstract

This research aims to empirically examine the influencing factors of outbound tourism demand and their different functions in both developing and developed economies. Looking to existing studies, an outbound tourism demand model is created from the perspective of the tourist source market. The...

Author(s)
Jiang YiYi; Liu XiangYan; Song HuiLin
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2017, 32, 1, pp 12-21
Abstract

One of the major implications of climate change for tourism destinations is the potential impact that mitigation policies aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions from the rapidly growing aviation sector could have on travel costs and tourist mobility. Such impact is particularly salient for...

Author(s)
Gössling, S.; Peeters, P.; Scott, D.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Third World Quarterly, 2008, 29, 5, pp 873-901
Abstract

Community-based tourism (CBT) has been promoted as a way of development whereby the socio-cultural, environmental and economic needs of local communities are met through tourism product offerings. CBT is concerned with ensuring that the local community benefits directly from the tourism industry....

Author(s)
Strydom, A. J.; Mangope, D.; Henama, U. S.
Publisher
Universitatea din Oradea Romania, Oradea, Romania
Citation
GeoJournal of Tourism and Geosites, 2019, 24, 1, pp 7-18
Abstract

Purpose: Although it is a widely accepted fact that climate change can negatively impact on tourism demand and affect the economies at the socio-economic level, empirical studies on the climate change tourism development nexus has been quite scant, especially for the case of island economies that...

Author(s)
Seetanah, B.; Fauzel, S.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Tourism Review, 2019, 74, 2, pp 194-203
Abstract

This issue presents six selected papers from the 1st International Conference of Contemporary Marketing Issues. All the papers offer insights and perspectives in the knowledge area of tourism marketing. Issues explored include: the technological developments in the field of information and...

Author(s)
Sotiriadis, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Anatolia, 2015, 26, 1, pp 1-84
Abstract

Forecasts of high tourism growth in developing nations, where widespread poverty exists, has led to considerable interest in tourism as a tool for poverty alleviation. Powerful bureaucratic and business alliances have been forged to expand this programme. International development agencies are also ...

Author(s)
Chok, S.; Macbeth, J.; Warren, C.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2007, 10, 2/3, pp 144-165
Abstract

Forecasts of high tourism growth in developing nations, where widespread poverty exists, has led to considerable interest in tourism as a tool for poverty alleviation. Powerful bureaucratic and business alliances have been forged to expand this programme. International development agencies are also ...

Author(s)
Chok, S.; Macbeth, J.; Warren, C.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Pro-poor tourism: who benefits? Perspectives on tourism and poverty reduction., 2007, pp 34-55
Abstract

This paper examines the trends in tourism flows from the UK to developing countries and presents an overview of the tour operating sector in the UK in order to identify implications for implementing pro-poor tourism. Section 2 of the paper briefly introduces the key issues and key terms by...

Author(s)
Meyer, D.
Publisher
Overseas Development Institute, London, UK
Citation
PPT Working Paper - Pro-Poor Tourism, 2003, No.17, pp 72 pp.
Full TextCABI Book Info
Cover for Building community capacity for tourism development.

This book seeks to improve an understanding of what happens when communities turn to, or are subjected to, tourism as a development strategy; use this knowledge to change the process of tourism planning and development in ways that will lead to improved outcomes for destination residents; address...

Author(s)
Moscardo, G.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934477)
Type
Book

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