Competitiveness and Tourism

Description

Competitiveness and Tourism brings together the key scholarly articles which discuss the challenges of managing, maintaining and enhancing competitive tourism destinations. This authoritative collection of articles covers service sector competition; conceptual models of tourism competitiveness; the measurement and modeling of tourism competitiveness; organizing, planning and management issues; tourism marketing; price competitiveness and demand elasticity; sustainability issues and case studies of tourism competitiveness from around the world. Along with an original introduction by the editors, this two-volume set is designed for scholars, students and practitioners interested in a deeper understanding of the nature of tourism competition and implications for tourism and destination management.

Details

Author(s)
Geoffrey I. Crouch, J. R. Brent Ritchie
Format
Hardback | 1112 pages
Dimensions
169 x 244 x 69.85mm | 2,199.92g
Publication date
12 Dec 2012
Publisher
Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd
Publication City/Country
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Language
English
ISBN10
1849809275
ISBN13
9781849809276