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A holistic framework for the development of a sustainable touristic model
International Journal of Markets and Business Systems (2015)
  • Romina Alkier, University of Reka
  • Vedran Milojica
  • Vasja Roblek
Abstract
This article reflects on confronting Western Balkans countries with the sustainable development. The goal of this paper is to present the importance of the development of the concept of the ST model and its role in economic and social development of rural areas of the Western Balkans. The purpose of the model is to find out how ST can contribute to the development of rural areas and economic growth in the Western Balkans, and to provide an answer to the research question: which areas of development processes and operations, and their aspects, are essential for the development of ST in the Western Balkans
Keywords
  • Sustainable tourism,
  • Western Balkans,
  • Sustainable development,
  • Regional development,
  • Holistic approach,
  • Value added model
Publication Date
Winter December 20, 2015
Citation Information
Alkier, R., Milojica, V. and Roblek, V. (2015) ‘A holistic framework for the development of a sustainable touristic model’, Int. J. Markets and Business Systems, Vol. 1, No. 4, pp.366–387.