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The Economics of Tourism : Routledge Issues in Tourism (Paperback) - M. Thea Sinclair

The Economics of Tourism

Routledge Issues in Tourism (Paperback)

Paperback Published: 20th November 1997
ISBN: 9780415170765
Number Of Pages: 276

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Makes a key contribution from an economic standpoint to the understanding of tourism. Examining such issues as how tourism firms operate in national and global contexts, the effects of tourism on destination areas, the demand for tourism, and the interaction between tourism and natural environments, this comprehensive introduction explains how economic concepts and techniques can offer a clearer understanding of the subject.

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"A brave attempt to advance economic analysis in tourism." -"Economic Geography

The scope and limitations of economic analysis
The microfoundations of tourism demand
Empirical studies of tourism demand
The theory of tourism supply and its market structure
The structure, performance and strategies of tourism firms
Tourism in an international context
Tourism and environmental issues
Environmental valuation and sustainability
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ISBN: 9780415170765
ISBN-10: 0415170761
Series: Routledge Issues in Tourism (Paperback)
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 276
Published: 20th November 1997
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.42 x 15.95  x 2.18
Weight (kg): 0.45
Edition Number: 1