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Small island developing states (SIDS) are typically characterized by being environmentally and socio-economically vulnerable to disasters and climate change. Additionally, they often have limited resources for freshwater provisioning services. This article presents an assessment of disaster risk...

Author(s)
Gheuens, J.; Nagabhatla, N.; Perera, E. D. P.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Water, 2019, 11, 4, pp 637
Abstract

The current study analyses the impact on a Portuguese small island regional economy of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (T-TIP) between the EU and the USA. A dynamic Computational General Equilibrium (CGE) model detailing six household categories, 45 sectors, and four trading...

Author(s)
Fortuna, M. J. A.; Silva, F. J. F.; Teixeira, J. C. A.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Applied Economics, 2019, 51, 41, pp 4527-4538
Abstract

Madagascar is one of the trendiest holiday destinations. One of two key destinations is Nosy Be and surrounding smaller islands. It can be considered a local tourist hub. This work aims to illustrate the variability of the region's tourism evolution in reference to Butler's concept, and to specify...

Author(s)
Jędrusik, M. H.
Publisher
Sciendo, Warsaw, Poland
Citation
Miscellanea Geographica, 2019, 23, 1, pp 23-32
Abstract

Purpose: Although it is a widely accepted fact that climate change can negatively impact on tourism demand and affect the economies at the socio-economic level, empirical studies on the climate change tourism development nexus has been quite scant, especially for the case of island economies that...

Author(s)
Seetanah, B.; Fauzel, S.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Tourism Review, 2019, 74, 2, pp 194-203
Abstract

Even if local policymakers increasingly claim that tourism is one of the key factors of future economic development for the French small island La Réunion, international tourist arrivals are observed to be locked in a stagnation phase since the beginning of the 2000s. Starting from this stylized...

Author(s)
Charles, A.; Darné, O.; Hoarau, J. F.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Applied Economics, 2019, 51, 24, pp 2639-2653
Abstract

The Anthropocene is a proposed technical term for a new geological timeframe, but it is also a conceptual tool with the potential to redefine the stakes of contemporary environmental politics. One facet that is often overlooked is that the Anthropocene is a concept with commercial potential, even...

Author(s)
Moore, A.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2019, 27, 4, pp 436-451
Abstract

Small islands are characterised by geographic isolation, strong place attachment, and vulnerabilities to social, economic, and ecological changes. They are often subject to development activities that raise concerns about impacts on multiple land- and seascape values. This study elicits a range of...

Author(s)
Plieninger, T.; Áargard av Rana, H.; Fagerholm, N.; Ellingsgaard, G. F.; Magnussen, E.; Raymond, C. M.; Olafsson, A. S.; Verbrugge, L. N. H.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Global Environmental Change, 2018, 52, pp 162-180
Abstract

Indonesia is a popular tourist destination. Tourism creates jobs and generates revenue but can have negative impacts on culture, society and human rights. This study of one island community in Indonesia explores the relationship between the growth of tourism and the impacts on a local community. A...

Author(s)
Kinseng, R. A.; Nasdian, F. T.; Fatchiya, A.; Mahmud, A.; Stanford, R. J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2018, 23, 11, pp 1062-1072
Abstract

The approaches to tourism development vary in different settings. The purpose of this paper is to contribute to the conversation on the relative economic advantages of enclave and agritourism in a small island context. This study explicitly discusses these two forms of tourism in the island of...

Author(s)
Naidoo, P.; Pearce, P. L.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2018, 21, 17, pp 1946-1965
Abstract

Fiji's tourism industry has evolved considerably in the past 30 years with past and present governments striving to support and promote the sector despite competing development priorities. This study examines the effects of tourism on the economic growth of Fiji, a small island economy, over the...

Author(s)
Nikeel Kumar; Kumar, R. R.; Arvind Patel; Stauvermann, P. J.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2018, 23, 3, pp 391-407

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