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Centre for Tourism


The Centre for Tourism forms a cross disciplinary research platform in close collaboration with the tourism industry. The mission is to initiate, develop, and support increased knowledge development and professionalisation within the tourism field. The objective is to become one of the leading tourism research centres in Europe.

The Centre for Tourism is conducting qualified research and education in the field of tourism. The staff at the Centre represents a broad range of academic competences, and research is often interdisciplinary. Current prioritised research at the CFT are event and meetings management, impact analysis of tourism, hotel and restaurant management, destinations management and cultural tourism.

About us in the media

Risker med massturism, Dagens Eko P1, 2019-08-12

Vem tjänar pengar på landets sommar- och musikfestivaler? Sveriges Radio, 2019-08-09

Därför har utsläppen från flyget ökat så dramatiskt, Göteborgs-Posten, 2019-04-14

Därför hatas vi i semesterparadisen, Aftonbladet, 2019-01-22

Turistfällan, Syre, 2018-11-29

Bussturism från Kina utmaning för Fjällbacka, Bohusläningen, 2018-09-18

Grönt festivalande- en utopi?
Sveriges Radio, P3, 2018-08-24

Ny digital tjänst klimatberäknar din semester Miljö & Utveckling, 2018-05-31

Nya lopp i Sverige pressar Göteborgsvarvets ekonomi Göteborgs-Posten, 2018-05-31

Klimatsmart semester med digital hjälp Göteborgs-Posten, 2018-05-30

Kalkylator hjälper besöksnäringen bli mer klimatsmart, Besöksliv, 2018-05-30

Nu kan du klimatberäkna din semester, ETC, 2018-05-30

New Publications

John Armbrecht; Kåre Skallerud (2019).
Attitudes and intentional reactions towards mariculture development –local residents' perspective ISSN: 0964-5691

John Armbrecht (2019).

Helena Kraff; Eva Maria Jernsand (2019).
Digitalisering, samskapande och innovation. Tre scenarier för framtidens turistbyrå som innovationsarena

Sandhiya Goolaup; Cecilia Solér; Robin Nunkoo (2019).
The tourists’ gastronomic experience: an embodied and spatial approach 


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