Course Code : TURZ 315

Course Name : Tourism Economics

Weekly lecture and application hours: 3 -1

Short course description: The aim of this course is to examine the future of tourism in the country’s economy, the demand and supply of tourism by economic methods and how economic data can be connected with tourism.

Textbooks and supplementary books:

1- Tourism Economics, Olalı, H. and Timur, A. (1988), İzmir, Office Printing House. 2- Tourism Economics, Lundberg, D.E., Krishnamoorthy, M. and Stavenga, M.H. (1995), New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 3- Tourism Economy, İçöz, O. Ve Kozak, M. (2002), Ankara, Turhan Bookstore 4- Tourism Economy, Yağcı, Ö. (2003), Ankara, Detay Publishing.

Course evaluation:

Participation / Attendance : 10%, Mid-Term Exam : 30%, Homework : 10%, Final Exam : 50%,

Attendance is at least 95 % mandatory.