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Conceptualizing yield: sustainable tourism management

Northcote, J.K. and Macbeth, J. (2006) Conceptualizing yield: sustainable tourism management. Annals of Tourism Research, 33 (1). pp. 199-220.

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    Abstract

    This paper develops a framework for employing the concept of tourism yield in a multidimensional manner, in particular applied to various quality of life aspects promoted by sustainable development. Most analysts employ a narrow economic definition of yield while paying some attention to the triple bottom line. Here, a framework is proposed that not only seeks to conceptualize tourism yield across a broad range of spheres, but also incorporates sustainable parameters using a systems approach. Rottnest Island - a popular Australian destination - is employed as a case study to demonstrate how the model can be used for assessment and decisionmaking in planning.

    Publication Type: Journal Article
    Murdoch Affiliation: School of Social Sciences and Humanities
    Publisher: Elsevier
    Copyright: © 2005 Elsevier Ltd.
    URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/3492
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