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This article draws on recent debate in Tourism Recreation Research regarding issues of core-periphery and the sustainability of small island tourism. Using the context of Brexit it is concerned with the core-periphery relationship inasmuch Brexit affects subnational island jurisdictions (SNIJ) on a ...

Author(s)
Amoamo, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2018, 43, 3, pp 289-304
Abstract

The subject of the article is the identification and assessment of the relationship between tourism, commodity exports, development aid and remittances in the 83 countries of the Global South. These countries have been grouped due to geographical features that significantly inhibit socioeconomic ...

Author(s)
Jasiński, M.; Górska, A.
Publisher
Szkoła Główna Gospodarstwa Wiejskiego w Warszawie (SGGW), Warsaw, Poland
Citation
Zeszyty Naukowe Szkoły Glównej Gospodarstwa Wiejskiego w Warszawie - Problemy Rolnictwa Światowego, 2018, 18, 4, pp 199-208
Abstract

Small island countries tend to develop their economy by means of tourism and thus overcome poverty. However, such a tendency often leads to difficulties in achieving a balance between economic development and enviromental protection. Though Maldives promote themselves as a sustainable destination,...

Author(s)
Ćirić, B.; Vladušić, L.
Publisher
Faculty of Hotel Management and Tourism, University of Kragujevac, Vrnjačka Banja, Serbia
Citation
Hotel and Tourism Management, 2017, 5, 1, pp 44-54
Abstract

Globally, modifications to the landscape have drastically transformed social and ecological communities. The implication of global climate change for small islands and small island communities is especially troublesome. Socially, small islands have a limited resource base, deal with varying degrees ...

Author(s)
Pompeii, B.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
GeoJournal, 2016, 81, 3, pp 457-473
Abstract

Small Island Developing States (SIDS) are quite diverse in terms of various development metrics, but are uniformly vulnerable both to macroeconomic shocks and to changes in the biodiversity that supports fisheries and tourism. This special section assembles a set of papers that analyze...

Author(s)
Teelucksingh, S.; Nunes, P. A. L. D.; Perrings, C.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Environment and Development Economics, 2013, 18, 4, pp 381-458
Abstract

This paper defines an adaptive policy narrative for the tourism-dependent Caribbean small-island developing states (SIDS), which seeks to balance opportunities and challenges arising from global environmental change. Both volatility and vulnerability are discussed and differentiated in the context...

Author(s)
Perch, L.
Publisher
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), New York, USA
Citation
Policy Research Brief - International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth (IPC-IG), 2012, No.36, pp 6 pp.
Abstract

Due to the numerous developmental constraints faced by many Small Island Developing States, these governments have promoted tourism in policy agendas on the grounds that it will enhance the lives of local people through the creation of employment and subsequent increase in income level. Using the...

Author(s)
Shakeela, A.; Ruhanen, L.; Breakey, N.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Human Resources in Hospitality & Tourism, 2011, 10, 4, pp 331-353
Abstract

This note presents some evidence that tourism enhances development and reduces poverty in small island developing states (SIDSs) by analysing the correlation between tourism intensity and several human development indicators (namely, GDP per capita in purchasing power parity, the UNDP's human ...

Author(s)
Jiang Min; DeLacy, T.; Mkiramweni, N. P.; Harrison, D.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2011, 38, 3, pp 1181-1184
Abstract

This paper examines the connection between political dependence and welfare and development of small island jurisdictions. Four possible advantages of political dependence are access to foreign aid, foreign capital, and external labor markets, and gains in the tourism industry. This study analyzes...

Author(s)
Dunn, L.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
World Development (Oxford), 2011, 39, 12, pp 2132-2146
Abstract

For several decades many small island developing states (SIDS) have come to rely on tourism as the primary agent of economic development. Although in many instances the industry has emerged as one of the largest and fastest growing economic sectors, much of the anticipated developmental benefits...

Author(s)
Singh, D. R.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2008, 13, 5/6, pp 629-636

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