Accounting for the carbon associated with regional tourism consumption

Max Munday, Karen Turner, Calvin Jones

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    Abstract

    This paper examines the carbon footprint associated with tourism spending in a regional economy. Using
    an inputeoutput framework, the method adopted permits an analysis of the carbon embodied in both
    domestically produced and imported goods and services consequent on tourism consumption in the
    region. In this way the analysis comprises a statement of environmental externalities which can be set
    beside a developing Tourism Satellite Account (TSA) framework and which also provides useful information
    on selected externalities associated with tourism consumption.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)35-44
    Number of pages10
    JournalTourism Management
    Volume36
    Issue number1
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2013

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