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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

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

In this chapter, tourism is first considered in a macroeconomic perspective and the internationally agreed 'Tourism Satellite Account - Recommended Methodological Framework' (TSARMF) is presented. The structure of this accounting framework is analysed, showing that it offers a set of relevant...

Author(s)
Costantino, C.; Tudini, A.
Publisher
Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK
Citation
The economics of tourism and sustainable development, 2005, pp 104-172
Abstract

This paper discusses two initiatives towards sustainable tourism in Venice, Italy. The fundamental steps were the consideration of the carrying capacity of the site (evaluating spatial, environmental and socio-cultural pressures), cooperation between stakeholders, and the development of new...

Author(s)
Minoia, P.; Mannino, I.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Reinventing a tourism destination: facing the challenge, 2004, pp 179-190
Abstract

This report presents a global overview of skiing holidays, highlighting the major destinations for skiing holidays and the threats to the future of the industry. Visitor data are presented for several skiing destinations, including the USA, France, Austria, Japan, Italy, Switzerland, Germany,...

Author(s)
Millington, K.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2006, No.3, pp 1-32
Abstract

This chapter starts with a review of the relevant literature on tourism and climate change. It then presents a study that looks at the relationship between climate characteristics, weather extremes and domestic and international tourism demand for Italy. This study draws on the results from the...

Author(s)
Bigano, A.; Goria, A.; Hamilton, J.; Tol, R. S. J.
Publisher
Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK
Citation
The economics of tourism and sustainable development, 2005, pp 173-196
Abstract

The focus of this chapter is the valuation of the efficiency of the management of tourist municipalities located on the coasts of Italy, using data envelopment analysis (DEA). The analysed data set (relating to the years 2000-01) is composed of 194 municipalities. For each of them, the analysis...

Author(s)
Bosetti, V.; Cassinelli, M.; Lanza, A.
Publisher
Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK
Citation
The economics of tourism and sustainable development, 2005, pp 252-268
Abstract

The increasing importance of tourism for the Italian economy makes it necessary to consider if its development is sustainable in the long-term. Combined ecological-economic integrated sustainability indicators from emergy analysis are used to evaluate whether development based on tourism is...

Author(s)
Panzieri, M.; Marchettini, N.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Sustainable Development, 2001, 4, 2, pp 177-183

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