Tourism Sustainability in the Caribbean

This dissertation seeks to explore the sustainability of tourism within the Caribbean small island developing states. In addition, there is a scarcity of literature that focuses on small tourism enterprises in the Caribbean, despite the importance of tourism for the region or the critical mass of small tourism enterprises.

  1. What large-scale processes of change interact to affect the Caribbean tourism industry?
  2. How do interactions between processes of global change affect tourism businesses in the Caribbean?
  3. What are the current Crises and how they affect tourism outcomes?
  4. Impacts of past crises on the tourism industry?
  5. How are future implications, like climate change and environment sustainability likely to change or influence tourism.
  6. What are some of the emerging stressors to the industry’s future?
  7. How does governmental policies affect the factors and framework to tourism and its sustainability?