Contracting and Asset Management: Establishing an Asset Specificity Framework for Determining the Optimal Management of Tourism Infrastructure

  • Paul Harpur
  • Kerry Brown
Conference paper


Infrastructure and engineering asset management strategies are offered to develop the asset base of the tourism industry. This paper explores options for asset management approaches to develop and extend strategic decision-making for infrastructure and engineered assets in the tourism sector.


Supply Chain Tourism Industry Asset Management Transaction Cost Economic Asset Specificity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Socio-Legal Research CentreGriffith UniversityBrisbaneAustralia
  2. 2.School of Tourism and Hospitality ManagementSouthern Cross UniversityGold CoastAustralia

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