Yıl 2020, Cilt 8 , Sayı 2, Sayfalar 440 - 446 2020-12-25

The Impact of COVID-19 on Tourism Sustainability: Evidence from Portugal

Fernando ALMEİDA [1] , Oscar SILVA [2]


Portugal is a country in which the tourism sector assumes great importance, contributing around 15% of the national GDP and with more than 1 million jobs. In this sense, COVID-19 is expected to have a dramatic impact on the Portuguese economy aggravated by the existence of a reduced internal market with low purchasing power and in which there is a high dependence on the external market. This perspective study explores the challenges and opportunities that Portuguese companies in the field of tourism are facing due to the emergence of this pandemic. The challenges faced by companies are both short-term and long-term. In the short term, it is essential to ensure sufficient liquidity to reopen activities and in the long term, it is necessary to be prepared and reactive to disruptive movements that may arise in tourist demand. However, it is also important to recognize that some opportunities can be exploited, such as the quality of the health response, the exploitation of a less mass tourism supply based on the components of social and environmental sustainability, the increase of tourism among the elderly population from countries with greater purchasing power and the acceleration of the digitalization of tourism operations.
COVID-19, sustainability, challenges, opportunities, disruption
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Birincil Dil en
Konular Otelcilik, Konaklama, Spor ve Turizm
Bölüm Kısa Bildiri
Yazarlar

Orcid: 0000-0002-6758-4843
Yazar: Fernando ALMEİDA (Sorumlu Yazar)
Kurum: University of Porto, INESC TEC
Ülke: Portugal


Orcid: 0000-0002-0109-1050
Yazar: Oscar SILVA
Kurum: ISPGAYA
Ülke: Portugal


Tarihler

Başvuru Tarihi : 29 Temmuz 2020
Kabul Tarihi : 26 Ağustos 2020
Yayımlanma Tarihi : 25 Aralık 2020

Bibtex @kısa bildiri { ahtr775340, journal = {Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Research (AHTR)}, issn = {2147-9100}, eissn = {2148-7316}, address = {Akdeniz University, Tourism Faculty Dumlupınar Boulevard Post Code: 07058 Campus ANTALYA, TURKEY}, publisher = {Akdeniz Üniversitesi}, year = {2020}, volume = {8}, pages = {440 - 446}, doi = {10.30519/ahtr.775340}, title = {The Impact of COVID-19 on Tourism Sustainability: Evidence from Portugal}, key = {cite}, author = {Almeida, Fernando and Sılva, Oscar} }
APA Almeida, F , Sılva, O . (2020). The Impact of COVID-19 on Tourism Sustainability: Evidence from Portugal . Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Research (AHTR) , 8 (2) , 440-446 . DOI: 10.30519/ahtr.775340
MLA Almeida, F , Sılva, O . "The Impact of COVID-19 on Tourism Sustainability: Evidence from Portugal" . Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Research (AHTR) 8 (2020 ): 440-446 <https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/ahtr/issue/58625/775340>
Chicago Almeida, F , Sılva, O . "The Impact of COVID-19 on Tourism Sustainability: Evidence from Portugal". Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Research (AHTR) 8 (2020 ): 440-446
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ISNAD Almeida, Fernando , Sılva, Oscar . "The Impact of COVID-19 on Tourism Sustainability: Evidence from Portugal". Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Research (AHTR) 8 / 2 (Aralık 2020): 440-446 . https://doi.org/10.30519/ahtr.775340
AMA Almeida F , Sılva O . The Impact of COVID-19 on Tourism Sustainability: Evidence from Portugal. Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Research (AHTR). 2020; 8(2): 440-446.
Vancouver Almeida F , Sılva O . The Impact of COVID-19 on Tourism Sustainability: Evidence from Portugal. Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Research (AHTR). 2020; 8(2): 440-446.
IEEE F. Almeida ve O. Sılva , "The Impact of COVID-19 on Tourism Sustainability: Evidence from Portugal", Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Research (AHTR), c. 8, sayı. 2, ss. 440-446, Ara. 2020, doi:10.30519/ahtr.775340