Asia

Pro poor impact impact of public/private investments in the tourism sector in Laos

Researchers agree about how a specific economic sector impacts on a local economy (range of activities, phases of production, number of hired people (direct, indirect, and induced), the methodologies or the categorizations used to measure this impact are multiple. Especially in developing countries, the pro-poor impact of tourism can strongly vary from one methodology to another. The period of time allocated to collect and sometimes to analyze the information is evidently a stringent factor of accuracy.

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Wed, 04/29/2009 (All day)
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