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Module Name
Module Code
Lecture Hrs
Practical Hrs
Tourism and Development

Introduction to tourism; Foundations of tourism demand; The theory of tourism supply and its market structure; Tourism as an engine for growth and economic development strategy; Globalisation and political economy of tourism; Climate change and extreme weather events on tourism; Tourism, Increasing Returns and Welfare Introduction of dependency theory and development economics theories; Tourism imports and leakages; Using Data Envelopment Analysis to Evaluate Environmentally Conscious Tourism Management; BOP and exchange rates; Determinants of Room Price; Entry restriction, liberalized air access, economic benefits and costs of legalized gaming, increased occupancy tax, its effect on the economy, tax base; Strategies to attract tourism investment.
Faculty Department
FACULTY OF LAW AND MANAGEMENT Department of Management
Contact Details
Administrative assistant: TASLIMA BOODHUN-JHUMKA
Telephone: 4037400


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