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Eco Tourism Contribution to Sustainable Development in Romania


  • Rãbonþu Cecilia Irina

    () (“Constantin Brâncuºi” University of Târgu Jiu)

  • Babucea Ana Gabriela

    () (“Constantin Brâncuºi” University of Târgu Jiu)


The theme of this paper is the relationship between tourism and environment, with particular reference to the ways of protecting tourist areas characterized by fragile ecosystems, such as parks and beaches. This paper analyzes and tries to show that environmental protection is not only a legal obligation in relation to the hydro-geology of the territory, but could also become an important tool for strengthening a tourist area. Green Tourism is one of the recently entered words in our vocabulary, and which, although using it increasingly more often, sometimes we do not fully understand it. In fact this notion still seeks a more complete definition, closer to the area of activities it virtually covers. Most often the preferred formula is "tourism that does not harm nature."

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  • Rãbonþu Cecilia Irina & Babucea Ana Gabriela, 2011. "Eco Tourism Contribution to Sustainable Development in Romania," Ovidius University Annals, Economic Sciences Series, Ovidius University of Constantza, Faculty of Economic Sciences, vol. 0(1), pages 1801-1806, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:ovi:oviste:v:11:y:2011:i:1:p:1801-1806

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    1. Marian Zaharia, 2014. "Characteristics And Specificities Of The Development Of Touristic Reception Establishments And The Existing Accommodation Capacity In Territorial Profile In Romania, During 2002 - 2012. An Econometric," Annals - Economy Series, Constantin Brancusi University, Faculty of Economics, vol. 1, pages 149-159, February.

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    green tourism; sustainable development; promoting eco tourism;

    JEL classification:

    • L83 - Industrial Organization - - Industry Studies: Services - - - Sports; Gambling; Restaurants; Recreation; Tourism
    • Q01 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - General - - - Sustainable Development
    • Q57 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Environmental Economics - - - Ecological Economics


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