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Tourism Sector

  • By: Marcella Bush Trevino
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

Tourism has become one of the major elements of the global economy. Globalization has led to a rapid growth in the international tourist industry as a result of the increased mobility and communication that make global travel relatively inexpensive and easy.

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