Measurements and indicators of heritage as development

Rypkema, Donovan and Cheong, Caroline (2011) Measurements and indicators of heritage as development. In: ICOMOS 17th General Assembly, 2011-11-27 / 2011-12-02, Paris, France. [Conference or Workshop Item]

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Abstract (in English)

Heritage is increasingly defined as an economic development tool. However, in order to conclusively gauge heritage-related economic impacts, measurements, tools and methodologies must be implemented and evaluated. This paper provides a survey of recent methodological approaches for measuring the economics of heritage as development. Examples of evaluative approaches from academia, practitioners and international institutions are included.

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Authors:
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Rypkema, Donovan DRypkema@HS-Intl.com
Cheong, Carolineccheong@hs-intl.com
Languages: English
Keywords: cultural tourism; tourism; heritage; economic development; impact; revitalization; town centres; social aspects; evaluations; surveys; environmental impact; methodology; measurements; indicators; social and economic aspects; revitalization; heritage impact; employment
Subjects: I.CULTURAL TOURISM > 05. Tourism impact
J.HERITAGE ECONOMICS > 02. Economic impact of heritage
J.HERITAGE ECONOMICS > 03. Economic values of heritage
J.HERITAGE ECONOMICS > 04. Methodologies of evaluation
J.HERITAGE ECONOMICS > 05. Heritage and sustainable development
ICOMOS Special Collection: Scientific Symposium (ICOMOS General Assemblies)
ICOMOS Special Collection Volume: 2011, 17th
Depositing User: intern icomos
Date Deposited: 04 Dec 2012 10:56
Last Modified: 04 Dec 2012 10:56
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