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New research Eric Tchouamou Njoya and Neelu Seetaram 2017, Tourism Contribution to Poverty Alleviation in Kenya: A Dynamic Computable General Equilibrium Analysis,

Eric Tchouamou Njoya and Neelu Seetaram 2017,  Tourism Contribution to Poverty Alleviation in Kenya: A Dynamic Computable General Equilibrium Analysis,  Journal of Travel Research, 1–12  doi.org/10.1177/0047287517700317 Abstract The aim of this article is to investigate the claim that tourism development can be the engine for poverty reduction in Kenya using a dynamic, microsimulation computable general equilibrium model…. Read more »

Building resilience in Research and Knowledge Exchange

Workshop: Building resilience in Research and Knowledge Exchange 27/4/17 Research & Enterprise Professor Heather Hartwell will be delivering a workshop on April 27th 2017 that will help participants gain insight into how it is possible to build resilience in the area of Research and Knowledge Exchange. This session will explore how it may be possible… Read more »

What hospital catering could learn from the prison system – BU published in the Conversation

What hospital catering could learn from the prison system – BU published in the Conversation BU research, Knowledge Exchange, Research communication Rachel Bowen Jeff Bray, Bournemouth University and Heather Hartwell, Bournemouth University Prisoners eat better than hospital patients in Britain. Our research found that prisoners consume around three times more calories than patients and their… Read more »

Be a Global BUddy Leader

Be a Global BUddy Leader Enjoy learning about different cultures, or keen to share your own culture with others? Being part of our Global BUddies programme will give you the opportunity to do all of that, and more. Our Global BUddies programme matches new students with current students, in small groups made up of different nationalities. As a group… Read more »

The economic of tourism at the Visitor Economy conference at Bournemouth University

The economic of tourism at the Visitor Economy conference at Bournemouth University  http://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/visitor-economy It is fairly obvious that the number of tourists that visit and explore our towns have a significant impact on the economy. Places where tourists can be seen left, right and centre are bound to have a higher rate of employment of… Read more »

Smart Tourism and Agile Destination Management – Tuesday 11 July 2017

Bournemouth University Festival of Learning 2017 Smart Tourism and Agile Destination Management https://smart-tourism-and-agile-destination-management.eventbrite.co.uk Tuesday 11 July 2017 10:00 – 17:00 eTourismLab, Bournemouth University, Share Lecture Theatre, Talbot Campus, BH12 5BB The internet of things, big data, wearable technology and augmented reality are just a handful of the technological innovations driving change in our business and… Read more »

Student Research Assistants Required

Student Research Assistant – awarded projects Awarded & submitted bids, Fusion, Fusion Investment Fund, student research The following is a list of current awarded projects, complete with live job links, for the summer round of the Student Research Assistantship (SRA) scheme: Dr Anya Chapman – Climate Change and Seaside Piers: Student Research Assistant Dr Lorraine… Read more »