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Most nations are striving to achieve sustainable economic growth. Among the diverse routes explored are tourism and agriculture. This study examines tourism-led growth hypothesis and agriculture-induced growth hypothesis in the context of the world top four agricultural producing economies in a...

Author(s)
Etokakpan, M. U.; Bekun, F. V.; Abubakar, A. M.
Publisher
Varna University of Management (ex International University College), Varna, Bulgaria
Citation
European Journal of Tourism Research, 2019, 21, pp 132-137
Abstract

The purpose of this study is to apply the cultural tourism typology of McKercher and to estimate the economic relevance of cultural tourism to the context of a small island destination tourist market. Small island destinations may be confronted with environmental constraints that restrain the...

Author(s)
Croes, R.; Semrad, K. J.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research, 2015, 39, 4, pp 469-491
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Cover for Literary tourism: theories, practice and case studies.

The main aim of this book is to provide a broad view of the issues surrounding literary tourism and to provide a theoretical and practical guide to how literary tourism is evolving and affecting the current Western tourism market. Its scope encompasses a wide array of narratives, ranging from the...

Author(s)
Jenkins, I.; Lund, L. A.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394590)
Type
Book
Abstract

This book examines the future of world tourism and the tourist industry by 2030. The book consists of 23 major chapters. Chapter 2 discusses the development of world tourism and the tourist and where the tourist is traveling for business or pleasure. Chapter 3 examines the 17 mega drivers that will ...

Author(s)
Yeoman, I.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tomorrow's tourist: scenarios and trends, 2008, pp x + 357 pp.
AbstractFull Text

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

This study undertakes a media analysis of Brazil's hosting of the 2014 FIFA World CupTM. The hosting of the 2014 World CupTM was an ideal opportunity for Brazil to enhance its international image. The aim of this study was to investigate the impact of the media on the hosting of the 2014 FIFA World ...

Author(s)
Muresherwa, G.; Swart, K.; Daniels, T.
Publisher
AFAHPER-SD, Thohoandou, South Africa
Citation
African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance, 2015, 21, Suppl. 1, pp 180-190
Abstract

An overview is presented of recent outbound travel from Central and South America in relation to significant determining factors such as population profile, unemployment rates, and exchange rates. The role of tourism in creating direct and indirect employment in the region is also considered. A...

Author(s)
Loverseed, H.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2005, No.14, pp 1-45
Abstract

This report looks at the use of technology (internet, mobile phones, and social media networks, among others) in travel and tourism. The statistics presented throughout the report focus mainly on the ten leading outbound tourism markets: China, Germany, the USA, the UK, Russia, France, Canada,...

Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2014, No.13, pp 40 pp.
Abstract

The topic of this collection of seven papers builds on the articulation between simulacra, architecture and tourism. It rests squarely on the notion of 'simulation' and the more specialized word 'simulacra'. Thus, it is concerned with various forms of likeness or similarity, but not identity. The...

Author(s)
Graburn, N.; Gravari-Barbas, M.; Staszak, J. F.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Tourism and Cultural Change, 2019, 17, 1, pp 1-114
Abstract

This empirical study consists of two parts. The first goal of this study is to learn more about tourists' understanding of sustainable tourism. The empirical survey with 6,000 respondents in eight countries identifies the most relevant aspects of sustainable tourism from a tourists' perspective....

Author(s)
Wehrli, R.; Egli, H.; Lutzenberger, M.; Pfister, D.; Schwarz, J.; Stettler, J.
Publisher
Institut für Tourismuswirtschaft, Lucerne, Switzerland
Citation
ITW Working Paper Series - Institut für Tourismuswirtschaft, Hochschule Luzern, 2011, No.01/2011, pp 153 pp.

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