Обложка книги Tourism Public Policy, and the Strategic Management of Failure (Advances in Tourism Research)

Tourism Public Policy, and the Strategic Management of Failure (Advances in Tourism Research)

ISBN: 0080442005; 9780080442006;
Издательство: Pergamon
Страниц: 312

Book DescriptionHardbound. This book is concerned with the development of tourism and tourism public policy, and the strategic management of failure of tourism to realize its commercial potential. The particular salience of this research lies in the factthat it has been conducted during conceivably the most interesting (politically) and volatile (globally) period for the world's tourism industry. Increasing competition, economic, and environmental issues combined with the continued threat of terrorism, and instability in the middle-east, necessitated governments assessing and redefining their tourism public policies. How they approached this in the late nineties and new Millennium is reflected in the first part of the book. The second part focuses on Scotland whose tourism public policy issues in the late nineties were focused, concentrated, and mutated by globalization, political devolution, and the restoration of the Scottish Parliament in 1999. In consequence to