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Cover for Tourism crisis and disaster management in the Asia-Pacific.

The aim of this book is to contribute a much deeper understanding of tourism crisis and disaster management with a specific focus on the Asia-Pacific. Chapters contributed by international tourism scholars and practitioners discuss both the theoretical and practical approaches towards successful ...

Author(s)
Ritchie, B. W.; Campiranon, K.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643250)
Type
Book
Abstract

The Subprime Crisis in 2008 showed the need to devise mechanisms of economic adaptation and prevention of losses in a context of extreme vulnerability, which defied traditional views of economic and political organization worldwide. For the tourism sector the challenge doubled since it is normally...

Author(s)
Gámez, A.; Ivanova, A.; Campiranon, K.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
International Journal of Sustainable Development and Planning, 2014, 9, 2, pp 143-157
Abstract

Small island states, due to their size, remoteness and dependence on foreign capital, are often susceptible to various global disruptions and crises. The effects of such crises can be chaotic, seriously damaging their economies and altering their systems. However, in the context of tourism crisis...

Author(s)
Boukas, N.; Ziakas, V.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2014, 11, 2, pp 191-209
Abstract

This article displays the fatal crises and evaluates their impacts on the tourism activity in Egypt, particularly the crisis after the revolution of January 25, 2011. Moreover, it suggests a policy that includes different components that need to be addressed for the establishment of the crises...

Author(s)
El-Jalil, S. G. A.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Review International, 2013, 17, 1, pp 1-17
Abstract

This paper analyses the Malaysian response to the Asian financial crisis in the context of tourism and considers whether there is the potential for crisis management at a sectoral level, and if so how it should be developed and implemented. It concludes that although both the public and private...

Author(s)
Sausmarez, N. de
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2003, 15, 4, pp 217-231
Abstract

This chapter reviews studies on terrorist attacks on the tourism industry worldwide and examines management strategies for handling business crises caused by terrorist attacks. It analyses the calamitous impact caused by the terrorist attacks of 11 September 2000, focusing on the human and...

Author(s)
Stafford, G.; Yu, L.; Armoo, A. K.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism, security and safety: from theory to practice, 2006, pp 291-311
Abstract

This book investigates tourism as a form of globalization within the context of the island of Bali, Indonesia. In particular, the book analyses crisis management with regard to the Bali bombings, the impact of the bombings on the tourism development cycle, and the motives of the bombers. It is...

Author(s)
Hitchcock, M.; Putra, I. N. D.
Publisher
Ashgate Publishing Ltd., Aldershot, UK
Citation
Tourism, development and terrorism in Bali, 2007, pp 204 pp.
Abstract

This paper evaluates the impact of the 2001 economic crisis on the tourism industry in Turkey. The research findings reveal that neither the government nor private organizations had any plans for dealing with the crisis before or after the event. It had both negative and positive impacts although...

Author(s)
Okumus, F.; Karamustafa, K.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2005, 32, 4, pp 942-961
Abstract

This study investigates the impact of the February 2001 economic crisis in Turkey on the tourism sector in Northern Cyprus. A case study approach was followed. Empirical data were collected from 78 hotels in Northern Cyprus through the distribution of a questionnaire and by conducting a series of...

Author(s)
Okumus, F.; Altİnay, M.; Arasli, H.
Publisher
Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2005, 26, 1, pp 95-104
Abstract

The paper is an introduction to some of the issues raised by recent developments in Southeast Asia which has been experiencing financial turmoil and serious environmental pollution. It identifies the problems these circumstances have created in general for the tourism industries of the countries...

Author(s)
Henderson, J. C.
Citation
Managing Leisure, 1999, 4, 2, pp 107-120

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