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International tourism : an economic perspective / Francois Vellas and Lionel Becherel.

By: Vellas, Francois.
Contributor(s): Becherel, Lionel.
Publisher: London : Palgrave, 1995Description: xxv, 359 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0333615239.Subject(s): TourismDDC classification: 338.4791
Contents:
List of tables - List of figures - List of boxes - Acknowledgements - List of abbreviations - Foreword by Dr Eduardo Fayos-Sola - Introduction - 1. Definitions and trends in international tourism - 2. The international tourism market in the destinations of the world - 3. The theoretical economic determinants of international tourism - 4. Supply in the accommodation sector - 5. Air transport and tourism - 6. Selling and marketing the tourism product - 7. Finance and investment in international tourism - 8. The economic impact of tourism - 9. Tourism organisations and tourism policies - 10. International tourism in industrialised countries - 11. International tourism in developing countries - 12. Trends and forecasts of international tourism - References - Further reading - Index.
Summary: Analyses the characteristics of the international tourism market and the tourism development policies pursued by industrialised and developing countries.
Item type Current location Call number Copy number Status Notes Date due Barcode
Main Collection Taylor's Library-TU
338.4791 VEL (Browse shelf) 1 Available SHTEx,70005,03,AD 1000808426
Graduate Collection Taylor's Library-TU
338.4791 VEL (Browse shelf) 1 Available SHTEx,35050,03,AD 1000806047

Includes bibliographies and index.

List of tables - List of figures - List of boxes - Acknowledgements - List of abbreviations - Foreword by Dr Eduardo Fayos-Sola - Introduction - 1. Definitions and trends in international tourism - 2. The international tourism market in the destinations of the world - 3. The theoretical economic determinants of international tourism - 4. Supply in the accommodation sector - 5. Air transport and tourism - 6. Selling and marketing the tourism product - 7. Finance and investment in international tourism - 8. The economic impact of tourism - 9. Tourism organisations and tourism policies - 10. International tourism in industrialised countries - 11. International tourism in developing countries - 12. Trends and forecasts of international tourism - References - Further reading - Index.

Analyses the characteristics of the international tourism market and the tourism development policies pursued by industrialised and developing countries.