Article from ROAPE Volume 21 Number 62
Political Economy of Tourism in the Gambia


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The Political Economy of Tourism in the Gambia
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Vol.21 No.62 (December 1994), pp611-626
This article reviews the more general development problems confronting The Gambia and relates them to the tourism sector. The inherent benefits and disadvantages related to the development of tourism are examined concluding with policy recommendations utilising the economic opportunities created by tourism, thereby making the sector reasonably self-sustaining.