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Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to critically review the contributions made by the articles in this theme issue with reference to the literature and by examining the linkages between global economic change and the sustainable development efforts of tourism-dependent economies....

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 191-196
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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

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
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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
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This chapter explores management approaches leading to the optimization of the developmental contribution of tourism. First, it examines the nature of development in tourism, focusing in particular on how sustainable development may be used as one framework to help guide management decisions to...

Author(s)
Telfer, D. J.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
The management of tourism, 2005, pp 188-201
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Purpose: This paper aims to review contributions made to the strategic question about the main trends, opportunities, challenges and success factors in the Russian hospitality and tourism market in the experience economy era. Design/methodology/approach: Based on the strategic question, a critical...

Author(s)
Sheresheva, M.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2016, 8, 3, pp 380-396
Abstract

With a great abundance in flower resources and massive potential in tourism industry, China has seen the rise of the flower-themed tourism markets, which are distributed in dispersed dots geographically. For instance, the China International Jasmine Cultural Festival in Hengxian, the rape flower...

Author(s)
Zhou, W. Z.; Xu, Y. Y.; Zhou, Z. C.
Publisher
International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS), Leuven, Belgium
Citation
Acta Horticulturae, 2016, No.1132, pp 113-120
Abstract

Purpose - Accessible tourism is evolving as a field of academic research and industry practice, set within a dynamic social context. The field is interdisciplinary, multidisciplinary and transdisciplinary. The purpose of this paper is to examine key concepts and global initiatives that will shape...

Author(s)
Michopoulou, E.; Darcy, S.; Ambrose, I.; Buhalis, D.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Journal of Tourism Futures, 2015, 1, 3, pp 179-188
Abstract

Romania has an ample range of hydrographical resources: lakes, rivers, mineral waters, that can be exploited economically by tourism. The distribution of water resources that can be exploited is wide due to the fact that waters have an essential role in creating the tourism environment. They can...

Author(s)
Rusu, T. A.; Rusu, T.
Publisher
Facultatea de Stiinta Mediului, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Citation
Ecoterra, 2015, 12, 1, pp 73-75
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This article focuses on the daily challenges that managers should be responsible for matching capacity of tourist services provided with the request for these services. The ability of service in the sense that a hotel which is not completely full, lost forever the opportunity to get income if that...

Author(s)
Anastase, I.
Publisher
"Gh. Zane" Institute of Economic and Social Research, Iascedilla˜i Branch of Romanian Academy, Iascedilla˜i, Romania
Citation
15th International Conference "Romanian rural tourism in the context of sustainable development: present and prospects", Vatra Dornei, Romania, 23-25 May 2013, 2013, pp 43-49

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