Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Regional Development

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_2029

Regional development is the economic growth, social development, and other regional structural changes in a country or a region. Tourism development and operations are often important driving forces for regional development. The impacts of tourism on a region can be studied in the context of regional development.

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