Gestión medioambiental de la industria de alojamiento turístico y gobernanza sostenible en un área protegida

  1. Yaiza Armas-Cruz
  2. M. Ángeles Sanfiel-Fumero
  3. Olga González-Morales
Universia Business Review

ISSN: 1698-5117

Year of publication: 2017

Issue: 56

Pages: 84-105

Type: Article

More publications in: Universia Business Review


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  • Year 2017
  • SJR Journal Impact: 0.165
  • Best Quartile: Q3
  • Area: Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous) Quartile: Q3 Rank in area: 224/385
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  • Area: Economics and Econometrics Quartile: Q4 Rank in area: 500/703

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  • Year 2017
  • Journal Impact: 0.700
  • Field: ECONOMÍA Quartile: C1 Rank in field: 12/170


  • Social Sciences: B

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  • Year 2017
  • CiteScore of the Journal : 0.6
  • Area: Business, Management and Accounting (all) Percentile: 36
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  • Area: Economics and Econometrics Percentile: 24


The environmental management of the hotel industry related to the governance of a mass tourist destination under the particular conditions of the protected area consideration (Biosphere Reserve) is analysed. The empirical study is performed with a sample of 94 tourist accommodation establishments in Fuerteventura (Canary Islands – Spain) and determines the scope of the environmental protection measures, the motivating factors and barriers. Differences between hotel and non-hotel establishments are identified so that a better delimitation of a sustainable governance model based on public-private coordination can be formulated.

Funding information

This article is the result of the Research Project ‘Diseño de esce-narios óptimos de gobernanza turística en Reservas de la Biosfera (GOBTUR)’ (CSO2012-38729-C02-01). This project is funded by the Directorate General of Research and Management of National R+D+i (Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness-Spain National Goverment), led by Agustin Santana Talavera.

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