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Purpose - The paper aims to estimate the impact of international tourism growth on economic growth in Latin American and Caribbean countries (LAC) from 2000 until 2014. These countries are illustrative ones for developing countries since they are emerging economies that have experienced an...

Author(s)
Šimundić, B.; Kuliš, Z.; Šerić, N.
Publisher
Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management, University of Rijeka, Opatija, Croatia
Citation
23rd Biennial International Congress, Tourism & Hospitality Industry 2016 (THI2016), Trends and Challenges, Opatija, Croatia, 28-29 April 2016, 2016, pp 457-469
Abstract

This paper (i) presents an overview of tourism in Latin America, (ii) considers the potential contribution of tourism to sustainable development in the region, and (iii) describes the role of the Inter-American Development Bank in supporting tourism development in the region.

Author(s)
Iglesias, E. V.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism's potential as a sustainable development strategy. Proceedings from the 2004 WTO tourism policy forum at the George Washington University, Washington, D.C., USA, 18-20 October 2004, 2005, pp 9-12
Abstract

It has long been recognized in Latin America that tourism could play an important part in the region's economy by being developed into a strategic activity which creates employment, brings in investment and promotes general economic development. Few countries, however, have implemented the many...

Author(s)
Hernández del Rosal y Díaz, E. A.
Citation
Revista Intercontinental de Turismo, 1991, 2, 1, pp 89-93