Given the low productivity and unbalanced production structure in poor countries, it has traditionally been assumed that once economies start on a process of economic transformation, that industry – particularly manufacturing industry – will assume an increasingly important role. For this reason,...
To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge
This textbook describes the relevance of economics to the tourism and leisure industries, helping you to pass an economics module as part of a tourism, recreation or sport management degree. It applies economic theory to a range of tourism industry issues at the consumer, business, national and...
Published May 24th 2011 by Routledge
Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism
This book aims to be a showcase for cutting edge research offering a high-edited selection of the best paper submitted to the 2006 tourism conference at the University of Surrey, which itself is a celebration of 40 years of tourism education at the University. The emphasis of the book is on...
Published September 10th 2007 by Routledge
As tourism matures as an academic subject and the number of tourism higher education providers continues to expand world-wide, there is an increasing interest in its educational aspects. At the same time the development of research into education issues related to tourism means that there is now a...
Published October 11th 2005 by Routledge