New research published: Tourism industry financing of climate change adaptation in Small Island Developing States
30 July 2017
Tourism is the most important economic sector in many small island developing states (SIDS), often driving development.
In this study, Janto Hess and Ilan Kelman explore the perceptions of selected tourism sector stakeholders and investigate the potential of the tourism industry for financing adaptation among SIDS. A range of financial and political mechanisms, such as adaptation taxes and levies, adaptation funds, building regulations, and risk transferral, were examined.
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