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Title: Human development and tourism specialization. Evidences from a panel of developed and developing countries [WP]
Author: Royuela Mora, Vicente
Biagi, Bianca
Ladu, Maria Gabriela
Keywords: Política turística
Desenvolupament econòmic
Politics of tourism
Economic development
Issue Date: 2015
Publisher: Universitat de Barcelona. Institut de Recerca en Economia Aplicada Regional i Pública
Series/Report no: [WP E-AQR15/04]
[WP E-IR15/05]
Abstract: The analysis of the relationship between tourism and human development points to a positive link between these activities, basically by means of the improvement of economic conditions. In the present study we analyze whether and to what extent this relationship remains positive under different circumstances. We examine a selection of 63 countries from 1996 to 2008 and consider the Human Development Index plus a composite indicator of the tourism market as a whole. Findings confirm that, on average, tourism is positively associated with human development, particularly.
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It is part of: IREA – Working Papers, 2015, IR15/05
AQR – Working Papers, 2015, AQR15/04
ISSN: 2014-1254
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