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Tourism is a multi-faced activity that links the economic, social and environmental components of sustainability. Firstly, this research analyses residents' perceptions of the impact of tourism development and examines the factors that influence the support for sustainable tourism development....

Author(s)
Diaconescu, D. M.; Moraru, R.; Stănciulescu, G.
Publisher
Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Amfiteatru Economic, 2016, No.Special 10, pp 999-1014 (En), 769-785 (Ro)
Abstract

Tourism is widely considered as driver for economic growth, and the "tourism-led-growth hypothesis" is often investigated in the literature. However, there is very limited literature examining how economic growth impacts tourism, an impact which is usually tacitly accepted, without being...

Author(s)
Bădulescu, A.; Bădulescu, D.; Simuț, R.
Publisher
Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Amfiteatru Economic, 2018, No.Special 12, pp 935-950 (En), 699-714 (Ro)
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His paper presents some strategies for rural tourism in the village Ceahlău. The main idea is that there are improvement conditions in a popular style of some tourist facilities that can help attract large numbers of tourists in the area. To cope against the touristic competition it is necessary to ...

Author(s)
Toma, O. S.
Publisher
"Gh. Zane" Institute of Economic and Social Research, Iascedilla˜i Branch of Romanian Academy, Iascedilla˜i, Romania
Citation
15th International Conference "Romanian rural tourism in the context of sustainable development: present and prospects", Vatra Dornei, Romania, 23-25 May 2013, 2013, pp 126-128
Abstract

The 14 papers in this special issue attempt to make a contribution to addressing the challenges of sustainable tourism. Topics covered by the papers include, among others: the development of rural tourism; the impact of geopolitical risks and terrorism on tourism; the fairness of hotel pricing...

Publisher
Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Amfiteatru Economic, 2018, No.Special 12, pp 830-1054 (En), 594-807 (Ro)
Abstract

The 23 articles in this issue approach the theme of sustainable development in tourism, under varying aspects, from empirical research to econometric models applied in tourism. The contemporary approaches and challenges of sustainable tourism reunite tourism sectors with diverse problems, including ...

Author(s)
Popescu, D.
Publisher
Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Amfiteatru Economic, 2014, No.Special 8, pp 1045-1365 (En), 827-1142 (Ro)
Abstract

Increasing costs of treatments have led to the apparition of the medical tourism. Patients in high-income countries seek to solve their health problems in developing countries where the cost of medical treatment is much lower. This cost difference has led to the medical tourism industry that is...

Author(s)
Andrei, C. L.; Țigu, G.; Drăgoescu, R. M.; Sinescu, C. J.
Publisher
Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Amfiteatru Economic, 2014, No.Special 8, pp 1136-1150 (En), 917-931 (Ro)
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This paper has the aim to illustrate the potential have on driving behaviour change towards the adoption of sustainable business practices by rural tourism operators in Romania. Even though operators in rural Romania have recognized the importance of making their business practices sustainable so...

Author(s)
Butnaru, G. I.; Parasca, A.
Publisher
"Gh. Zane" Institute of Economic and Social Research, Iascedilla˜i Branch of Romanian Academy, Iascedilla˜i, Romania
Citation
15th International Conference "Romanian rural tourism in the context of sustainable development: present and prospects", Vatra Dornei, Romania, 23-25 May 2013, 2013, pp 99-106
Abstract

Rural tourism, agrotourism and ecotourism have been shown to be effective and efficient tools for sustainable development in transition economies. Development of rural tourism, agrotourism, ecotourism will lead to sustainable economic development in rural areas due to the multiplier effect of this...

Author(s)
Martin, S.; Csosz, I.; Ciolac, R.
Publisher
Facultatea de Agricultura, Timisoara, Romania
Citation
Agro Buletin AGIR, 2011, 3, 1, pp 170-176
Abstract

In the context of the activities specific to the "Sibiu European Gastronomic Region in the year of 2019" project, the sustainable rural development of the five micro regions (Mărginimea Sibiului, Olt Country, Hârtibaciului Valley, Târnavelor Valley and Secașelor Land), aims to bring a new concept...

Author(s)
Nicula, V.; Popșa, R. E.
Publisher
Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Amfiteatru Economic, 2018, No.Special 12, pp 951-966 (En), 715-729 (Ro)
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The tourism is an important and fast-evolving economic factor in Central Region of Romania, occupying large numbers of small and medium-sized businesses. The rural tourism and agrotourism development has two main coordinates: the offer of a specific tourist product for a certain region and the...

Author(s)
Fosztó, M.; Olteanu, L.
Publisher
"Gh. Zane" Institute of Economic and Social Research, Iascedilla˜i Branch of Romanian Academy, Iascedilla˜i, Romania
Citation
15th International Conference "Romanian rural tourism in the context of sustainable development: present and prospects", Vatra Dornei, Romania, 23-25 May 2013, 2013, pp 77-83

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