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Important issues in sustainable development of tourism include the knowledge of the host and tourist needs and constraints. Since tourism is now global in nature, there is a need to study these two issues from a cross-cultural context. This paper investigates a cross-cultural exchange between hosts ...

Author(s)
Fathilah Ismail; Roseliza Mat Alipiah; Noraien Mansor; Wan Hafiz, W. Z. S.
Publisher
Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Sustainability Science and Management, 2020, 15, 1, pp 1-14
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The link between tourism and growth is very important for some countries, especially small island countries like São Tomé and Príncipe. This paper investigates the empirical determinants of tourism outcomes (tourist arrivals and expenditures) and uses the findings to assess the performance of the...

Author(s)
Montes-Rojas, G.; Barroso, R.
Publisher
World Bank, Washington, USA
Citation
Policy Research Working Paper - World Bank, 2020, 9189, pp 35 pp.
Abstract

The era of blue growth, underpinned by neoliberal policy discourses, has been pervasive in the promulgation of European marine governance and policies in the past decade, with little or no regard for the sustainability of small-scale fisheries. In this paper, we engage with theoretical and...

Author(s)
Said, A.; MacMillan, D.
Publisher
Springer-Japan, Tokyo, Japan
Citation
Sustainability Science, 2020, 15, 1, pp 91-102
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Tourist destinations in small island developing states are facing increasing risk from climate change, threatening not only tourism businesses but all destination elements including the community and ecosystems. In order to reduce climate risk destination wide, this paper first enhances the...

Author(s)
Loehr, J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2020, 28, 4, pp 515-534
Abstract

This article investigates the link between foreign direct investment (FDI) and tourism development for the case of the small island economy of Mauritius for the period 1980-2015. The research employs a dynamic time series econometrics framework, namely a vector error correction model (VECM), to...

Author(s)
Seetanah, B.; Fauzel, S.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2019, 24, 4, pp 517-529
Abstract

As Small Island Developing States (SIDS) turn into a focus of attention for tourists and foreign investment, tourism becomes one of the primary sources of wealth in these economies. This increasing relevance of tourism in SIDS in turn becomes an opportunity not only to enhance the residents'...

Author(s)
Puig-Cabrera, M.; Foronda-Robles, C.
Publisher
Institute of Island Studies, Charlottetown, Canada
Citation
Island Studies Journal, 2019, 14, 2, pp 61-80
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The attitudes and perceptions of local communities or residents are of special interest when examining and managing the economic, socio-cultural and environmental aspects of tourism development in a given area. This is of particular importance to Small Island nations like those located in the...

Author(s)
Baker, D. M.; Taylor, M.; Jiang, L.
Publisher
Stefan cel Mare University of Suceava, Suceava, Romania
Citation
Revista de Turism, 2019, 28,
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Tourism in the Autonomous Region of the Azores, and especially in the island of São Miguel, has suffered in recent years a significant increase with repercussions on economic, socio-cultural and environmental impacts. Strategic planning of the activity becomes even more challenging in small island...

Author(s)
Moniz, F.; Simão, J.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2019, 17, 5, pp 975-988
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The rise of blockchain technology could radically disrupt the global economy. As an emergent technology, blockchain is of broad and current interest in the tourism industry. Small island economies are at the forefront of adopting this digital asset and technology. For instance, the Caribbean...

Author(s)
Kwok, A. O. J.; Koh, S. G. M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2019, 22, 20, pp 2447-2452
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The Republic of Indonesia is known as one of the most significant archipelago countries and it consists of approximately 17500 islands. The development of small islands, especially islands located in the outermost regions of the archipelago, should address three functions - social, economic, and...

Author(s)
Hartono, D.; Adiprasetyo, T.; Sumartono, E.
Publisher
Bioflux, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Citation
AACL Bioflux, 2019, 12, 5, pp 1789-1798

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