Received: 2019-02-25  |  Accepted: 2019-05-05  |  Published: 2019-06-30

Title

Innovative mechanism for local tourism system management: a case study


Abstract

The purpose of the study is to provide a theoretical justification and offer practical recommendations on the effective formation and functioning of an innovative mechanism for managing local systems in the tourism and recreation sector. The study presented in the article examines issues of local tourism system management through the example of tourism and recreation in the Volga Federal District, Russia. The authors analyse conceptual approaches to innovative management of local tourism and recreation systems and propose an innovative mechanism for local systems management in the Volga Federal District.


Keywords

innovations, innovativeness, tourism and recreation, management, local systems, Russia


JEL classifications

O32 , P40 , Z32


URI

http://jssidoi.org/jesi/article/338


DOI


Pages

2052-2067


Funding

This research was conducted with the financial support of the Faculty of Economics, Lomonosov Moscow State University (research project "Sustainable development of the Volga region territories")

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Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

Authors

Chkalova, Olga
Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod, Russian Federation http://www.unn.ru
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Efremova, Marina
Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod, Russian Federation http://www.unn.ru
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Lezhnin, Vladimir
Volga State University of Technology, Yoshkar-Ola, Russian Federation https://www.volgatech.net
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Polukhina, Anna
Volga State University of Technology, Yoshkar-Ola, Russian Federation https://www.volgatech.net
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Sheresheva, Marina
Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russian Federation http://www.msu.ru
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Journal title

Entrepreneurship and Sustainability Issues

Volume

6


Number

4


Issue date

June 2019


Issue DOI


ISSN

ISSN 2345-0282 (online)


Publisher

VšĮ Entrepreneurship and Sustainability Center, Vilnius, Lithuania

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