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Enclaves and ethnic ties: The local impacts of Singaporean cross-border tourism in Malaysia and Indonesia

Hampton, Mark P. (2010) Enclaves and ethnic ties: The local impacts of Singaporean cross-border tourism in Malaysia and Indonesia. Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography, 31 (2). pp. 240-254. ISSN 0129-7619. (doi:10.1111/j.1467-9493.2010.00393.x) (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:25049)

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Abstract

Cross-border tourism is often proposed by governments as an incentive for economic growth, but critics have suggested that its impacts are, in fact, overplayed. This paper presents research in the Indonesia-Malaysia-Singapore Growth Triangle (IMS-GT). It examines the broad economic impacts

Malaysian fishing village in Johor, southern Peninsular Malaysia, and Bintan in Riau Islands Province in western Indonesia. The study found that cross-border tourism generated income, employment and some local economic linkages. In Kukup clear economic benefits with increased

significant economic benefits for local communities.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1111/j.1467-9493.2010.00393.x
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GV Recreation. Leisure
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > G Geography (General)
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > Kent Business School
Depositing User: Mark Hampton
Date Deposited: 09 Jul 2010 08:44 UTC
Last Modified: 22 Jan 2020 04:03 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/25049 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Hampton, Mark P.: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1481-4665
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