The outer islands of Vanuatu: is there a synergy between tourists and locals?

Cassidy, Frances and Pegg, Shane (2011) The outer islands of Vanuatu: is there a synergy between tourists and locals? In: 4th International Colloquium on Business & Management, 24-27 Jan 2011, Bangkok, Thailand.

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Abstract

The complex nature of destination development, particularly in remote regions have a number of associated issues that include cultural differences, infrastructure and an apparent confusion on the part of government on the implementation of proactive tourism development policies, has generated an anormous literature base and has identified many areas of study. This paper explores the residents of Espiritu Santo and Tangoa Island ideas on tourism and examines the type of tourist visiting these remote Vanuatu islands.


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Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Commonwealth Reporting Category E) (Paper)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: Authors retain copyright.
Depositing User: Ms Frances Cassidy
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Business and Law - School of Management and Marketing
Date Deposited: 22 Apr 2012 13:05
Last Modified: 03 Jul 2013 01:00
Uncontrolled Keywords: Island tourism, Vanuatu, local residents.
Fields of Research (FOR2008): 15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services > 1506 Tourism > 150603 Tourism Management
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/20559

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