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The "Wine Villages Network" (Douro, Portugal), formulated as a result of the local reconstruction and promotion in a group of Douro villages, aimed to encourage people to settle and deepen the area's socioeconomic dynamics. Based in a territory where the wine and tourism industries complement each...

Author(s)
Gonçalves, E.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2018, 16, 2, pp 457-464
Abstract

This chapter applies the choice experiment (CE) approach to planning tourism expansion in Luang Prabang, Laos, while most studies have used travel cost and contingent valuation approaches. The advantage of the CE approach is that it makes it possible to analyse tourists' preference for the bundle...

Author(s)
Morimoto, S.
Publisher
Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK
Citation
The economics of tourism and sustainable development, 2005, pp 288-307
Abstract

The theoretical part of this article presents the meaning of sporting events for the tourism industry and the importance of sporting events at a small scale, as well as heritage sporting events for sustainable development of tourist destinations. The literature review shows that there is a clear...

Author(s)
Malchrowicz-Mośko, E.; Poczta, J.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 11, pp 4289
Abstract

Tourism migration has already appeared in China, but it has received little attention from scholars. Taking old town of Lijiang as an example, tourism migration was measured by the revised scale. Then through the SPSS 20.0 software, the level of place identity and its influence factors of the...

Author(s)
Yuan Chao; Chen ZhiGang
Publisher
Zhejiang University Press, Hangzhou, China
Citation
Journal of Zhejiang University (Science Edition), 2017, 44, 2, pp 235-242
Abstract

Purpose - The aim of this paper is to report on preliminary research conducted in seven sustainable hospitality and tourism operations set in developing economies which use the principles of social entrepreneurship. The applicability of community-based social entrepreneurial management systems as a ...

Author(s)
Sloan, P.; Legrand, W.; Simons-Kaufmann, C.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2014, 6, 1, pp 51-61
Abstract

Sustainable development has been a hot topic in the international community for some years. Sustainable investment in tourism now plays an important role in economic growth; increasing employment and helping in the adjustment of the economic structure in the host country. Although government...

Author(s)
Tai Ping
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2014, 29, 10, pp 89-96
Abstract

Corresponding to the concept of 'Think globally, act locally and plan regionally' of sustainable development, this paper discusses the approach of planning a sustainable community in terms of systems thinking. We apply a systems tool, the sensitivity model (SM), to build a model of the development...

Author(s)
Chan ShihLiang; Huang ShuLi
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Environmental Management, 2004, 72, 3, pp 133-147
Abstract

This chapter estimates the effect of different variables on room price in tourist areas in the Dominican Republic. The aim is to analyse the cases of Puerta Plata and Punta Cana, where tourism development has taken different paths and where hotel room prices seem to reflect such differences. Room...

Author(s)
Ruta, G.; Pedroso, S.
Publisher
Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK
Citation
The economics of tourism and sustainable development, 2005, pp 269-287
Abstract

An earlier version of this paper was originally prepared for the Ecologically Sustainable Development (ESD) Tourism Working Group in 1991. It is divided into three parts: a review of research on the impacts of tourism on Aboriginal communities; an outline of the characteristics of an ecologically...

Author(s)
Altman, J.; Finlayson, J.
Publisher
School of Business, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia
Citation
Journal of Tourism Studies, 2003, 14, 1, pp 78-91
Abstract

The Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) which consists of three major islands (Saipan, Tinian, and Rota) became a self-governing commonwealth of the USA in 1986. Approval of the CNMI constitution, followed by the self-governing election in 1978 prior to the acquisition of the new...

Author(s)
Kakazu, H.
Publisher
Westview Press, Inc., Boulder, Colorado, USA
Citation
Sustainable development of small island economies., 1994, pp 75-96

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