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dc.title The impact of chosen economic indicators on tourism sustainability: Case study of the Czech Republic and Norway en
dc.contributor.author Jurigová, Zuzana
dc.contributor.author Tučková, Zuzana
dc.contributor.author Solenes, Oskar
dc.relation.ispartof Journal of Security and Sustainability Issues
dc.identifier.issn 2029-7017 Scopus Sources, Sherpa/RoMEO, JCR
dc.date.issued 2017
utb.relation.volume 7
utb.relation.issue 1
dc.citation.spage 113
dc.citation.epage 122
dc.type article
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher General Jonas Zemaitis Military Academy of Lithuania
dc.identifier.doi 10.9770/jssi.2016.7.1(9)
dc.subject Czech Republic en
dc.subject Economy en
dc.subject Expenditures en
dc.subject Gross domestic product en
dc.subject Norway en
dc.subject Sustainability en
dc.subject Tourism en
dc.description.abstract In recent years, tourism businesses have had to face rapid changes brought about by modernisation, internationalisation, social changes, and the higher demands of tourists. These features have an impact on the current level of tourism services and determine the overall economic environment on the supply and demand side. To keep up with global and national competition and these new emerging processes, it is important for managers to discover and monitor how key global figures can have an impact on the future development of tourism units in the hopes to achieve further sustainability growth. Managers should adapt to the changing environment by using new methods and strategies that make tourism units sustainable for future generations. One of the main indicators measuring economic sustainability is gross domestic product, as it captures the market value of the measured services or goods in general. For this reason, it is worthwhile to determine what the interconnections with regard to gross domestic product and tourism variable are. Through this relationship, it is possible to evaluate the health of a certain economy of tourism that can serve as a viewpoint for the management of tourism businesses in a certain state. This research looks at the relationship between the chosen indicators from the tourism sectors of the Czech Republic and Norway. Its purpose is to identify the relationship between the chosen general economic indicators measuring tourism economic prosperity, such as overall gross domestic product for international travel expenditures within a 7-year period. The main aim of the research is to determine the relationship between the chosen indicators through comparison and trend analysis. The data will be examined in order to determine the relationship between the chosen variables, as well as the strength of the dependence of both variables. Based on these findings, further research may use gross domestic product as one of the crucial indicators for the measurement of economic sustainability with respect to its added value for tourism businesses and management. en
utb.faculty Faculty of Management and Economics
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10563/1007543
utb.identifier.obdid 43877359
utb.identifier.scopus 2-s2.0-85030632788
utb.source j-scopus
dc.date.accessioned 2018-01-15T16:31:25Z
dc.date.available 2018-01-15T16:31:25Z
dc.rights Attribution 3.0 Unported
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
dc.rights.access openAccess
utb.contributor.internalauthor Jurigová, Zuzana
utb.contributor.internalauthor Tučková, Zuzana
utb.fulltext.affiliation Zuzana Jurigová1, Zuzana Tučková 2 , Oskar Solenes 3 1,2 Tomas Bata University in Zlín, nám. T. G. Masaryka 5555, 760 01, Zlín, Czech Republic 2 Molde University College – Specialized University in Logistics, PO. Box 2110, 6402, Molde, Norway E-mails: 1 zjurigova@fame.utb.cz; 2 tuckova@utb.cz; 3 Oskar.Solenes@hiMolde.no
utb.fulltext.dates Received 17 November 2016; accepted 20 March 2017
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utb.fulltext.sponsorship The authors are thankful to the Internal Grant Agency of FaME TBU No. IGA/FaME/2017/017 (Economic sustainability in spa services) for financial support to carry out this research.
utb.scopus.affiliation Tomas Bata University in Zlín, Nám. T. G. Masaryka 5555, Zlín, Czech Republic; Molde University College - Specialized University in Logistics, PO. Box 2110, Molde, Norway
utb.fulltext.projects IGA/FaME/2017/017
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