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Sustainable Tourism in Inhambane-Mozambique

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This paper analyses the role of sustainability in promoting tourism development in sub-Saharan Africa using data from a questionnaire undertaken in Inhambane province, Mozambique in 2010, a region that adopted a tourism strategy to promote growth. A mixed logit regression is adopted. Policy implications of the research findings are discussed.

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  • Carlos Barros, 2012. "Sustainable Tourism in Inhambane-Mozambique," CEsA Working Papers 105, CEsA - Center for African, Asian and Latin American Studies.
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    Tourism; Sub-Sahara-Africa; Sustainability; mixed logistic;

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