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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

This theme issue (eight articles) investigates the implications of evolving patterns of travel and tourism for developing nations. The changes that are occurring (social, economic, technological and environmental) raise important questions as to how small, relatively vulnerable nations can respond, ...

Author(s)
Clayton, A.; Ajagunna, I.; Pinnock, F.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2014, 6, 2, pp 92-196
Abstract

This joint publication between UNWTO and the Organization of American States highlights case studies from across the Americas that showcase the contribution of tourism to sustainable development in line with the 17 universal SDGs. It shows how a common multi-stakeholder approach to tourism...

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Tourism and the sustainable development goals - good practices in the Americas, 2018, pp 55 pp.
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Tourism has been regarded as low energy consumption and no pollution industry. As a matter of fact, almost all the elements of tourism industry including transportation, accommodation, recreational activities, catering, shopping and entertainment can produce carbon emissions. The tourism...

Author(s)
Liu Jun; Ma Yong
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2017, 32, 9, pp 47-56
Abstract

Today, corporate social responsibility (CSR) has become increasingly pivotal in tourism because tourism companies have to take their responsibility for the impacts produced by their actions and contribute to sustainable development. This has become imperative for tourism businesses that they should ...

Author(s)
Kumar, R. B.; Mukesh Kumar
Publisher
Publishing India Group, New Delhi, India
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Systems, 2018, 11, 2, pp 82-88
Abstract

Local residents play an important role in the process of sustainable development in tourism. Resident support for tourism development contributes to the health of tourism industry and successful community development. Therefore, it is in the best interest of local residents, the tourism industry,...

Author(s)
Yu ChiaPin; Cole, S. T.; Chancellor, C.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 3, pp 802
Abstract

The paper identifies some major economic, social and environmental effects of gaming-related tourism in Macau, the world's largest gaming location in respect of casino turnover. The main types of effects of casino development are typically those associated with growth machine theory. The paper also ...

Author(s)
Greenwood, V. A.; Dwyer, L.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2017, 20, 6, pp 580-602
AbstractFull Text

Using the theoretical framework of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), this text shows how the transformation of the paradigms of corporate action has led to a new understanding of the role of corporations in society: one that goes beyond the economic interest to meet social and environmental...

Author(s)
Piñar Alvarez, M. A.; Negrete Ramírez, J. A.; Wojtarowski Leal, A.; Silva Rivera, E.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2016, 14, 1, pp 127-139
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Purpose - As the world is being rapidly reshaped by the accelerating pace of scientific and technological advance, demographic trends, the rise of new centres of global manufacturing, surging demand for resources, rapid shifts in the pattern of environmental impacts, changes in the nature of risk,...

Author(s)
Clayton, A. H.; Ajagunna, I. A.; Pinnock, F. H.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2014, 6, 2, pp 92-102
Abstract

Commercial surf tourism is recent in origin but is now a significant component of the worldwide adventure tourism sector. There are over 10 million surfers worldwide and a third of these are cash-rich, time-poor and hence potential tour clients. Most travelling surfers visit mainland destinations...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
Publisher
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2002, 10, 5, pp 405-424

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