The Economics of Tourism and Sustainable Development/Edited by Alessandro Lanza, Anil Markandya, Francesco Pigliaru

The Economics of Tourism and Sustainable Development/Edited by Alessandro Lanza, Anil Markandya, Francesco Pigliaru

by Alessandro Lanza, Anil Markandya, Francesco Pigliaru
     
 

ISBN-10: 1845424018

ISBN-13: 9781845424015

Pub. Date: 10/05/2005

Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.

Eleven contributions from international academics examine the economics of sustainable development in the global tourism industry. The volume begins with an examination of the role of tourism in driving economic growth in small countries. Other topics include (for example) the determinants of hotel room price, the effect of climate change on the industry, and the

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Eleven contributions from international academics examine the economics of sustainable development in the global tourism industry. The volume begins with an examination of the role of tourism in driving economic growth in small countries. Other topics include (for example) the determinants of hotel room price, the effect of climate change on the industry, and the increasing popularity of "ecotourism." Editor Lanza is director of FEEM, a nonprofit economic and environmental research institution in Milan. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781845424015
Publisher:
Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
10/05/2005
Series:
Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM) Series on Economics and the Environment
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

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