I. Introduction and defining concepts
Introduction, defining concepts (chap. 1 and 3, Candela & Figini, 2010)
Research and analysis of data on international trends, types of data and analytical tools (eg. Regression analysis, PCA). How to read a scientific article of tourism economics. How to structure empirical research.
II. Tourism demand, sustainability and "new types of tourism"
The tourist as a consumer (chap. 4 and 5, Candela & Figini, 2010) and sustainable tourism (chap. 15 Candela & Figini, 2010)
Elements of cost-benefit analyses, methodologies for the evaluation of goods without market.
Article "Evaluation of individuals' intention to pay a premium price for ecotourism: An exploratory study" of Meleddu, M & M. Pulina, 2016 in the Journal of Behavioral and experimental economics, Vol. 65, 67-78. DOI: 10.1016 / j.socec.2016.08.006
Article "Factors influencing length of stay of cultural tourists" Brida, JG, Meleddu M & M. Pulina 2013 in Tourism Economics, Vol. 19 (6), 1273-1292. Doi: 10.5367 / te.2013.0248.
Article: “Use value of cultural events: The case of the Christmas market” di J.G. Brida, M. Meleddu e O. Tokarchuk 2017 in Tourism Management. Vol. 59, 67-75
III. Tourism supply, sustainability
Article “Tourism LCA: state-of-the-art and perspectives” De Camillis, C, Raggi A & L. Petti, 2010 in International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment, Vol. 15, pag. 148–155
Article “The evolution of tourism demand and supply: a regional policy study” Biagi B. & Pulina M., 2010 in International Journal of Tourism Policy, Vol. 3, No. 3, 2010
Article “An investigation into the relationship between size and efficiency of the Italian hospitality sector: A window DEA approach” M Pulina, C Detotto & A Paba,2010 European Journal of Operational Research 204 (3), 613-620.
IV. Tourism and Growth
Tourism, economic development and regional economics (chap. 12, Candela and Figini, 2010).
Article "Tourism and Growth-stories of two continents" Bimonte, Brida, Pulido & Punzo in Beyond the Global Crisis: Structural Adjustments and Regional Integration in Europe and Latin America (Edited by LF Punzo, C. Aparecida Feijo, M. Puchet Anyul ), Routledge, pp. 252-268. ISBN: 9780415508476.
Article "Tourism and Growth in a Cross-Section of Countries", Figini, P. & L. Vici, 2010 in Tourism Economics, 16 (4): 789-805
Article "How fast are the tourism countries growing? The cross-country evidence "R Brau, Lanza A, & F. Pigliaru. In A. Lanza, A. Markandya, Pigliaru & F. (Eds.), The Economics of tourism and sustainable development. Cheltenam, UK: Edward Elgar.
Articolo: "Has the tourism-led growth hypothesis been validated? A literature review", Brida, Cortes-Jimenez, Pulina, 2016 in Current Issues in Tourism vol.19, issue 5: 394-430