Economic Development via Tourism in the Developing World

MET AD 650

Many branches of the tourism industry have become incorporated into the increasingly important economic paradigm of sustainable economic development (economic development while minimizing the negative environmental, social and cultural impact of such development) in both the developed and developing world. In this course students will visit a developing country and learn how the tourist industry has developed in that country, determine how sustainable that development has been and what are potential directions for future growth in the tourist industry.

SPRG 2018 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
X1 Mendlinger ARR TBD-TBD WebReg Restricted
Stamped Approval
Mts in Flr 121
1/28, 1/29, &
4/29 10am-4pm.
Mts in Tanzania

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