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Cultural heritage tourism is a proven economic stimulus that creates jobs and direct economic benefits to locals. Heritage zones promote conservation of historic resources and can incubate small businesses, revitalize commercial districts, generate local jobs and foster positive change in a...

Author(s)
Doganer, S.; Dupont, W.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
International Journal of Sustainable Development and Planning, 2015, 10, 1, pp 1-19
Abstract

This paper profiles the state of the outbound travel and tourism market in the USA prior to the terrorist attacks on 11 September 2001. It also explores the subsequent governmental and industrial measures taken in an attempt to revive the tourism and travel industry. It highlights the state of the...

Author(s)
Cope, R.
Publisher
Travel & Tourism Intelligence, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2001, No.6, pp 29-58
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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
Abstract

This paper examines the empirical validity of the tourism-led growth hypothesis in the top ten tourist destinations in the world (China, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Russia, Spain, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States) using the quantile-on-quantile (QQ) approach and a new index of...

Author(s)
Shahzad, S. J. H.; Shahbaz, M.; Ferrer, R.; Kumar, R. R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2017, 60, pp 223-232
Abstract

This paper discusses the status and outlook of outbound tourism in the USA. The USA is the third-largest worldwide in terms of outbound volume. In 2007, the USA found itself in a financial crisis and it is predicted that the U.S. economy will not expand beyond 2% in 2008. For the tourism industry,...

Author(s)
Haden, L.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2008, No.6, pp 1-41
Abstract

Rural communities throughout the world have been struggling with developing effective ways to improve their quality of life while without losing their rural atmosphere. Community-based tourism planning has been regarded as an effective means of achieving this dual goal. This article applied the...

Author(s)
Deng, J. Y.; Arbogast, D.; Selin, S.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2011, 16, 5, pp 601-615
Abstract

This issue comprises a selection of 25 papers presented at the Sustainable Tourism 2016 conference. The papers respond to some of the concerns regarding the impacts of tourism and consider the strategies to protect the natural and cultural landscapes, trying to minimize the adverse effects of...

Author(s)
Pineda, F. D.; Brebbia, C.; Miralles i Garcia, J. L.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
International Journal of Sustainable Development and Planning, 2016, 11, 3, pp iii + 227-482
Abstract

This book describes the growth of the Alaska tourism industry and analyzes its effects on the lives of residents in rural, resource-based communities. The book consists of seven chapters. Chapters 1-3 introduce the theoretical framework used to understand the relationship between tourism and ...

Author(s)
Cerveny, L.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Nature and tourists in the last frontier: local encounters with global tourism in coastal Alaska, 2008, pp 263 pp.
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The report examines urban tourism by the following indicators - economic impact, management and planning, marketing activities, products and services, human resources, responsibility for cultural and natural heritage, innovations, experiences of visitors in the world tourist destinations. Specific...

Author(s)
Emilova, I.
Publisher
Agrarian University, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Citation
Agraren Universitet Plovdiv - Nauchni Trudove / Scientific Works of the Agrarian University - Plovdiv, 2016, 60, 1, pp 137-144
Abstract

Tourism and an event-based economy have fundamentally changed the City of New Orleans, a major urban center in the southern US state of Louisiana. Although the city's stock of tourist establishments declined dramatically in the aftermath of the devastation associated with Hurricane Katrina,...

Author(s)
Gladstone, D. L.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Policy Research in Tourism, Leisure and Events, 2012, 4, 3, pp 221-248

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