Travel Industry Economics: A Guide for Financial Analysis / Edition 2 by Harold L. Vogel | 9781107025622 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Travel Industry Economics: A Guide for Financial Analysis / Edition 2

Travel Industry Economics: A Guide for Financial Analysis / Edition 2

by Harold L. Vogel
     
 

ISBN-10: 1107025621

ISBN-13: 9781107025622

Pub. Date: 11/30/2012

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

People around the world spend at least one trillion dollars on travel each year. Travel and tourism comprises he world's largest industrial sector and employ over 300 million people, nearly one-tenth of the global work force. In this path-breaking book Harold L. Vogel examines the business economics of each of the segments of the travel industry, comprised of airlines

Overview

People around the world spend at least one trillion dollars on travel each year. Travel and tourism comprises he world's largest industrial sector and employ over 300 million people, nearly one-tenth of the global work force. In this path-breaking book Harold L. Vogel examines the business economics of each of the segments of the travel industry, comprised of airlines, cruises, railroads, buses, automobiles, hotels, casinos, amusement and theme parks, and tourism. The result is a concise, up-to-date reference guide for financial analysts, economists, industry executives, and teachers and students interested in the economics, finance, and marketing of travel-related goods and services in the United States and overseas. A glossary, "time-line" diagrams, and technical appendices enhance the book's appeal as a reference tool. Its fully integrated assessment of the business of travel makes the work unique in the marketplace.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781107025622
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
11/30/2012
Pages:
360
Sales rank:
1,030,817
Product dimensions:
6.18(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.79(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface; Part I. Introduction: 1. Economic perspectives; Part II. Getting There: 2. Wings; 3. Water and wheels; Part III. Being There: 4. Hotels; Part IV. Doing Things There: 5. Casinos; 6. Amusement/theme parks; 7. Tourism; Part V. Roundup: 8. Epilog; Appendices; Glossary; References; Notes; Index.

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