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Matriz de insumo-produto para a economia turística brasileira: construção e análise das relações intersetoriais
[Input-output matrix for the Brazilian tourism economy: construction and analysis of intersectoral relationships]


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  • Casimiro Filho, Francisco
  • Guilhoto, Joaquim José Martins


This study aimed to analyze the tourism contributions to the Brazilian economy, considering the productive framework of 1999. For that, it was aimed to characterize the inter-sectors relations focusing on sectors that form the tourism segment. In order to perform this study, it was needed to share the inputoutput matrix constituted to the country into sectors which were considered touristy and non-touristy. In the analysis, it was used, the linkage index of Hirschmann-Rasmussem, the field of influence, the pure linkage. The linkages inter-sector indexes allowed the identification of key-sectors, considering the input-output model here developed and the level of aggregation used. Among the sectors classified as key-sectors, using the most extensive concept, six (06) were initially considered as compounds of the tourism segment: regular air transport, non-regular air transport, travel agents and agencies, supporting activities of air transport, hotels and other types of temporary accommodation, restaurants and other food establishments. In face of this, it is pointed out the importance of implementing policies and programs to promote the development of the sector of tourism in Brazil, considering that tourism contributes to the growth of the national economy.

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Paper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 37963.

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Date of creation: 2003
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Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:37963

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Keywords: input-output; tourism; key-sectors;

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  1. Guilhoto, J. J. M. & Sonis, M. & Hewings, G. J. D., 2005. "Linkages and Multipliers in a Multiregional Framework: Integration of Alternative Approaches," MPRA Paper 38213, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  2. Leontief,W., 2009. "Structure, System and Economic Policy," Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge University Press, number 9780521109062.
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  1. Takasago, Milene & Guilhoto, Joaquim José Martins & Mollo, Maria de Lourdes Rollemberg & Andrade, Joaquim Pinto de, 2010. "O potencial criador de emprego e renda do turismo no Brasil
    [The potential to create employment and income from tourism in Brazil]
    ," MPRA Paper 30693, University Library of Munich, Germany.


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