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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

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

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

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

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

This overview explores sustainable development in island contexts. More subtle and complex concepts of sustainable development have become manifest in the Sustainable Development Goals, with tensions between social, economic and environmental objectives at different scales as livelihoods acquire...

Author(s)
Connell, J.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Environmental Conservation, 2018, 45, 2, pp 111-124
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

This study examines the liaison between business cycles and tourism demand flows to Aruba and Barbados by considering the between- and within-dimensions of business cycle effects. The study demonstrates that business cycles have a causal, dynamic bearing on tourism demand cycles, depending on the...

Author(s)
Croes, R.; Ridderstaat, J.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2017, 23, 7, pp 1451-1475

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