This case study discusses the comprehensive disaster revival plan of some of the largest tourism destinations in the Caribbean after major destruction from Hurricanes Mari and Irma. It explores the various recovery strategies that must be adopted by the islands of St. Martin and Puerto Rico to combat the tourism crisis and severe decline in tourism activities that occurred due to the aftermath of these major hurricanes. A holistic disaster framework has been provided including short- and long-term reestablishment strategies for the tourism industry in these islands. Furthermore, this case study provides recommendations for next steps of crises recovery for these islands.
Crisis Management During Hurricanes in the Caribbean
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- Publisher:International CHRIE
- Publication year:2020
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- Discipline: Tourism, Events & Hospitality Marketing, Crisis Management, Hospitality, Travel & Tourism Management
- Contains:Teaching Notes
- Length:3,125 words
Originally Published In:2020). Crisis Management During Hurricanes in the Caribbean. Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Cases, 8( 2), 43– 50., & (Type:Online ISBN:9781529761207Copyright: © 2020 International Council on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education (ICHRIE). All rights reserved.