Economic Evaluations of Special Events
Peter Forsyth and
Chapter 15 in International Handbook on the Economics of Tourism, 2006 from Edward Elgar Publishing
This highly accessible and comprehensive Handbook presents a cutting edge discussion of the state of tourism economics and its likely directions in future research. Leading researchers in the field explore a wide range of topics including: demand and forecasting, supply, transport, taxation and infrastructure, evaluation and application for policy-making. Each chapter includes a discussion of its relevance and importance to the tourism economics literature, an overview of its main contributions and themes, a critical evaluation of existing literature and an outline of issues for further conceptual and applied research.
Keywords: Development Studies; Economics and Finance; Environment; Geography (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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