The Analysis of Romania’s Tourism Competitiveness in the Frame of Globalization
International Conference on Scientific 'Tourism between the Regional Development and the Global Economic Crisis', Suceava, Romania, 22-23, May 2009
7 Pages Posted: 1 Sep 2009 Last revised: 10 Sep 2009
Date Written: May 1, 2009
Abstract: Global tendencies and priorities change, therefore, in the current socio-economic context, the big challenge for the Romania’s tourism industry is the growth of competitiveness. Romania displays powerful competitiveness gaps as against European Union’s states, but also as against other world’s countries, aspect that can be interpreted as a week efficiency of tourism sector. The present paper holds forth to analyze the evolution of Romanian tourism sector’s competitiveness, to identify both the strong aspects and the barriers that are placed in front of this sector’s development and to frame the main direction actions that would lead to an increase for the Romanian’s tourism competitiveness at a European and international level.
Keywords: tourism, performance criteria, competitiveness
JEL Classification: L83, O52, P47, Y10
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