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The Economics of Travel and Tourism

Adrian Bull

The Economics of Travel and Tourism

by Adrian Bull

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Halsted Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics,
  • Tourism industry,
  • General,
  • Recreation Industries (Economic Aspects),
  • Tourist Trade Management,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10295006M
    ISBN 100470218274
    ISBN 109780470218273

    Travel Marketing, Tourism Economics and the Airline Product, Cham, Switzerland. likes. This book describes travel marketing and airline issues in a concise, yet accessible manner. It is ideal as Followers:   Ever look at a secluded island or town and wonder how it became a tourist hot spot? As technology grows, tourism and travel expands permitting more people to travel. The massive multibillion dollar travel industry that allows people to travel to the most exotic and remote areas of the world. However, the influx of visitors to a specific area also creates major negative impacts that can ruin a.

      In this book Harold L. Vogel comprehensively examines the business economics and investment aspects of major components of the travel industry, including airlines, hotels, casinos, amusement and theme parks and tourism. The book is designed as an economics-grounded text that uniquely integrates a review of each sector's history, economics Author: Harold Vogel. SAGE Video Bringing teaching, learning and research to life. SAGE Books The ultimate social sciences digital library. SAGE Reference The complete guide for your research journey. SAGE Navigator The essential social sciences literature review tool. SAGE Business Cases Real world cases at your fingertips. CQ Press Your definitive resource for politics, policy and people.

      Tourism, fast becoming the largest global business, employs one out of twelve persons and produces $ trillion of the world's economy. In a groundbreaking book, Elizabeth Becker uncovers how what was once a hobby has become a colossal enterprise with profound impact on countries, the environment, and cultural heritage. ASSESSING THE ECONOMIC IMPACTS OF TRAVEL AND TOURISM – INTRODUCTION TO TRAVEL ECONOMIC IMPACT ESTIMATION Chapter 31 in J.R. Brent Ritchie and Charles R. Goeldner, editors, Travel, Tourism and Hospitality Research: A Handbook for Managers and Researchers, 2nd edition, John Wiley & Sons, New York, Douglas C. Frechtling, Ph.D.


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Examines the economics of the travel and tourist industries and their customer markets. The first part has a general emphasis on microeconomic aspects while the second part looks at tourism's role within national economies. Book Description. This new edition of The Economics of Tourism reflects the tremendous changes that have occurred in the tourism sector in the last twelve years.

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