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Geoparks are areas where sites of international geological significance are managed with a holistic concept of sustainable development. Although the geoparks concept is implemented in many European countries, it is still not well known. The current research aims to clarify how the geoparks concept...

Author(s)
Nikolova, V.; Sinnyovsky, D.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2019, 29, pp 141-147
Abstract

In the recent decade, the tourist destination management is considered as a destination in which a complex product composed of different elements required a coordination system. This implies that this destination should be organised in the sustainability perspective. We propose an interdisciplinary ...

Author(s)
Ferri, M. A.; Aiello, L.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
World Review of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development, 2017, 13, 5/6, pp 647-664
Abstract

This article explores the time-varying causal nexus between tourism development and economic growth for the top 10 tourist destinations in the world, namely China, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, the Russian Federation, Spain, Turkey, the UK and the United States of America, over the period...

Author(s)
Shahbaz, M.; Ferrer, R.; Shahzad, S. J. H.; Haouas, I.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Applied Economics, 2018, 50, 24, pp 2677-2697
Abstract

One form of cycle tourism can be represented features tourism that focuses on the relation between biking and the discovery of a territory. Geared toward forms of holiday that allow for the low consumption of natural resources and a connection with the landscape, cycle tourism represents a concrete ...

Author(s)
Gazzola, P.; Pavione, E.; Grechi, D.; Ossola, P.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 6, pp 1863
Abstract

The European Tourism Indicators System (ETIS) is a product of the European Union (EU) Sustainable Development Strategy, which was formulated with the objectives of promoting economic prosperity, social equity, cohesion, and environmental protection. In this paper, we present an analysis of the...

Author(s)
Modica, P.; Capocchi, A.; Foroni, I.; Zenga, M.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 9, pp 3160
Abstract

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to understand the effects of mass tourism on urban communities in the historic centre of Venice, Italy. Through a survey in Cannaregio district, it explores the correlation between tourism pressures and the depopulation phenomenon and its mechanisms, the agents ...

Author(s)
Zanini, S.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Journal of Cultural Heritage Management and Sustainable Development, 2017, 7, 2, pp 164-178
Abstract

This paper examines the empirical validity of the tourism-led growth hypothesis in the top ten tourist destinations in the world (China, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Russia, Spain, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States) using the quantile-on-quantile (QQ) approach and a new index of...

Author(s)
Shahzad, S. J. H.; Shahbaz, M.; Ferrer, R.; Kumar, R. R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2017, 60, pp 223-232
Abstract

In recent decades, concepts such as sustainability, innovation, and competitiveness have become fundamental for the development of tourist destinations, and thus, particularly, for the generation of value co-creation processes. To understand the role of tourism firms in these processes, more...

Author(s)
Paniccia, P. M. A.; Leoni, L.; Baiocco, S.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2017, 9, 12, pp 2301
Abstract

Special focus is given on tourism's socioeconomic and environmental impacts in the Mediterranean areas (Italy, Spain, Malta, Cyprus, and former Yugoslavia) and on selected policy responses there towards the tourism industry and towards the concept of sustainable tourism. Mass tourism in coastal...

Publisher
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2003, 11, 2/3, pp 95-294
Abstract

Europe is one of the world's regions with the largest concentration of heritage sites and is also the top tourist destination in the world. Even if every European country has a unique and valuable cultural endowment, the socio-economic evolution of each country led to differences in their...

Author(s)
Drăgulănescu, I. V.; Stanciulescu, G. C.; Ion, A.; Stan, T. A.
Publisher
Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Amfiteatru Economic, 2014, No.Special 8, pp 1160-1177 (En), 942-960 (Ro)

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