Assessing the dynamic economic impact of tourism for island economies

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleAssessing the dynamic economic impact of tourism for island economies Author(S)B Seetanah (Author)
Abstract  Using a panel data of 19 island economies for the years that span from 1990 to 2007, this study explores the potential contribution of tourism to economic growth and development within the conventional augmented Solow growth model. Since economic growth is argued to be essentially a dynamic phenomenon we employ GMM method to account for these issues ...Paginationp291–308
SubjectEconomicsDescriptorsTourism
Journal TitleAnnals of Tourism Research  
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