Do Hotels Benefit from Agglomeration

  title={Do Hotels Benefit from Agglomeration},
  author={Bartolom{\'e} Marco-Lajara and Enrique Claver-Cort{\'e}s and Mercedes {\'U}beda-Garc{\'i}a and Patrocinio Zaragoza-S{\'a}ez},
The present article reviews some of the most important works published about the generation of economies of agglomeration in the tourism sector. It has traditionally been argued that hotels and other firms in this sector are geographically concentrated around the resources demanded by tourists (demand-side perspective); however, a number of studies show that supply-side externalities also exist in the tourism sector. The article also refers to the tourist district theory–which is still in its… CONTINUE READING

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