Tourism in Mediterranean Islands: A comparative analysis

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This chapter analyses the main dimensions of 24 Mediterranean islands representing seven European countries. It highlights some of the economic barriers to sustainability. Islands are classified by area into large, medium, small and micro, and also by population density- from high to low. The Mediterranean islands represent a wide variety of situations and common problems, and every economic decision has had an immediate impact on the sustainability of the economies of each island.
Lingua originaleEnglish
Titolo della pubblicazione ospiteIsland tourism: sustainable perspectives
Numero di pagine11
Stato di pubblicazionePublished - 2011


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Business, Management and Accounting(all)
  • Environmental Science(all)
  • Social Sciences(all)

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Ruggieri, G. (2011). Tourism in Mediterranean Islands: A comparative analysis. In Island tourism: sustainable perspectives (pagg. 186-196)