First Conference of International Association for Tourism Economics (IATE)

25/10/2007 - 12:00 to 27/10/2007 - 19:00

The First Conference of the IATE is an opportunity for researchers, scholars and practitioners to come together and exchange ideas for discussing key developments in the field of tourism economics.

Papers that address applied issues on the field of tourism economics using rigorous techniques of analysis, as well as papers that make methodological or theoretical contributions in this area, are welcome. Papers must be written in English. The process of selection will be based on scientific quality and relevance for economic and management policy. In particular, papers on the following fields are especially welcome: 

  • Tourism Economic Modelling and Competitiveness
  • Tourism and the environment
  • Economic analysis of tourism demand
  • Evaluation of tourism potential of environmental and cultural resources
  • Tourism, economic growth and development
  • Innovation in tourism
  • Economic impact of tourism (IO models and CGEM)
  • Tourism, labor market and human capital
  • Tourism policy
  • Tourism taxation
  • Economic analysis of tourism supply
  • Transport and tourism