Dimitri's scientific contributions

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"Graduate Program in Urban Planning and Policy Development." Thesis (Ph. D.)--Rutgers University, 1994. Includes abstract. Vita. Includes bibliographical references (leaves 316-335). Facsimile photocopy.


... Nowadays, scholars strongly agree that tourism cannot be reduced solely to economic effects, including cashflows and employment generation (Higgins-Desbiolles, 2006;Saarinen & Rogerson, 2015). Indeed, the understanding that, far from being a 'clean sector', tourism has a darker side, especially with regards to its environmental and sociocultural effects, had already taken root in the early 1970s (Ioannides, 1994). Nevertheless, it took Mathieson and Wall's seminal publication to launch the study of tourism's various effects as a major area of preoccupation of scholars and policymakers who sought to identify ways to reap the sector's benefits while reducing its negative externalities on host communities. ...