Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality
Tourism Impacts & Issues
A survey of the dimensions, operations, and issues of the global tourism industry. Topics covered include: tourism supply and demand; the geographic, economic, and socio-cultural perspectives of travel; consumer behavior as it affects tourism; transportation and distribution systems; the segments of the industry (cruise lines; tour operations; attractions; government agencies) international and public policy; and trade organizations; technological impacts on tourism. Sustainable development and other key trends and new practices in tourism are also explored.