Essays about: "tourism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 990 essays containing the word tourism.

  1. 1. Surviving success in an era of overtourism : Exploring the compatibility of Icelandic tourism lifestyle entrepreneurs with the degrowth concept

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och industriell teknik

    Author : Sveinborg Katla Daníelsdóttir; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainable destination development; degrowth; lifestyle entrepreneurship; tourism; hospitality; Iceland;

    Abstract : The tourism industry has been faced with immense growth worldwide. Due to the industry being resource-heavy, this development has been problematic in terms of sustainable development. This has resulted in overtourism becoming the reality of multiple destinations, which have then faced ecological and social degradation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Fisketurism på Åland : en undersökning av möjligheter och svårigheter för en växande verksamhet inom naturturismen

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Tora Jonsson; [2022]
    Keywords : fisketurism; naturturism; Åland; handlingsutrymme; socialt kapital; allmänning;

    Abstract : Den här masteruppsatsen inom ämnet landsbygdsutveckling syftar till att undersöka vilka möjligheter och svårigheter entreprenörer inom fisketurism på Åland upplever att de möter i sina verksamheter. Den ämnar också undersöka hur de agerar för att förvalta och hantera de möjligheter och svårigheter de möter. READ MORE

  3. 3. Nature Nexus - Small town sustainability in an island context

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Emily Axtell Himber; [2022]
    Keywords : Urban Design; Rural Design; Denmark; Nexø; Bornholm; Small Town Sustainability; Residential; Yderområde i Danmark; Yderkommuner; Sunshine Island; Solskinsøen; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : Despite its sandy beaches, lush forest, and many sunshine hours, Bornholm was placed on a list along with 23 other municipalities as a peripheral area by Erhvervsstyrelsen in 2014. This designation means that the municipality’s income per capita is less than 90 percent of the national average and over an hour away from a large city. READ MORE

  4. 4. How Does An Entrepreneur Create A Born Global Firm? : A Case Study Of A Swedish Start-Up Trying To Enter The Indian Market.

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för företagande, innovation och hållbarhet

    Author : Luzia Martins Liberio Coelho; Alena Fridrichova; [2022]
    Keywords : Born global; Sweden; International entrepreneurship; Entrepreneurial process action; Internationalisation; Effectuation; Causation; Opportunity perception; Indian market; Business model canvas;

    Abstract : Purpose - The purpose of this study is to assess the process of early pre-internationalised and pre-market established born global company and to provide viable advice as to how to internationalise the Indian market which is psychically and geographically distant from the Swedish market. Design/methodology/approach - This study follows a qualitative research approach with an inductive single case study design in order to examine in-depth the Swedish start-up, TurtleCare AB, throughout its internationalisation process. READ MORE

  5. 5. The tourism industry’s support of the Israeli illegal settlements in the West Bank : A discourse analysis on Airbnb’s explanations on their responsibility to respect human rights as well as their involvement in the occupied West Bank

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för Asien- och Mellanösternstudier (IAM)

    Author : Nora Aissaoui; [2022]
    Keywords : human rights; tourism; postcolonialism; discourse analysis;

    Abstract : The purpose of this bachelor’s thesis is to analyze and deepen the understanding of how the tourist company “Airbnb” explains their responsibility to respect human rights as well as how they explain their involvement in the illegal settlements in the West Bank. These two aspects are the focus of the two research questions that the study aims to answer. READ MORE