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Tourism and agriculture are important contributors to the development of local economies. Many developing nations that are now experiencing rapid tourism growth have agrarian societies and tourism is the first or second source of export earnings. In this context, the main objective of this study is ...

Author(s)
Sanches-Pereira, A.; Onguglo, B.; Pacini, H.; Gómez, M. F.; Coelho, S. T.; Muwanga, M. K.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2017, 162, pp 1567-1581
Abstract

It is usually argued that, since many of the inputs used in the production function of private firms in tourism municipalities are depletable, unsustainability looms over the horizons of tourism jurisdictions. However, this reasoning forgets that public goods are an important part of tourism...

Author(s)
Rigall-I-Torrent, R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2008, 29, 5, pp 883-897
Abstract

Tourism is one of the key sectors expected to accelerate the global efforts towards sustainable development, and with this, there is a renewed interest in understanding and influencing tourists' attitude and behaviour. Analysis of data from 819 international tourists using structural equation...

Author(s)
Adongo, C. A.; Taale, F.; Adam, I.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Ecological Economics, 2018, 150, pp 251-263
Abstract

Unlike much of the literature on sustainable development that has primarily an environmental and sociological perspective, this book is firmly grounded in economics - its theory and applications. Economics here is made to be the servant of policy in the field of tourism. If successful, the approach ...

Author(s)
Lanza, A.; Markandya, A.; Pigliaru, F.
Publisher
Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK
Citation
The economics of tourism and sustainable development, 2005, pp viii + 315 pp.
Abstract

The objective of the 'Macroeconomic Reforms and Sustainable Development in Southern Africa' project was to facilitate the attainment of sustainable development objectives agreed at the UN's Earth Summit held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in June 1992, in which Tanzania participated. The two natural...

Author(s)
Kulindwa, K.
Publisher
Carfax Publishing, Taylor & Francis Ltd, Basingstoke, UK
Citation
Development Southern Africa, 2002, 19, 3, pp 389-403
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

Together, the regional economy, tourism industry, and ecological environment form mutually interactive and interdependent relationships. Therefore, a better understanding of their evolutionary relationships could help reveal the spatial-temporal evolution patterns of their coordinated development...

Author(s)
Lu ChenYu; Li WenLei; Pang Min; Xue Bing; Miao Hong
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 3, pp 711
Abstract

The potential role of tourism in development in developing countries is highlighted. It is suggested that for tourism to fully play its part in economic growth it must be given proper recognition and support in the design of trade, investment and business development policies. Sustainability must...

Author(s)
Rifai, T.
Publisher
International Trade Centre UNCTAD/WTO, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Trade Forum, 2014, No.1, pp 10-11
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

Tourism specialization on the one hand may be a successful tool to achieve fast economic growth, and, on the other hand, may be detrimental for natural resources. Finding the right balance between economic benefits and environmental costs is essential to reach sustainable development, ensuring that ...

Author(s)
Marsiglio, S.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2017, 23, 3, pp 632-646

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