What tourism segment(s) do you expect to see growth in the next 10-20 years, and why?
TOURISM GROWTH PROJECTION ASSIGNMENT INSTRUCTIONS
The Tourism Growth Projection Assignment allows you to wrap up the class by taking what
you have learned about the tourism industry and making several brief, educated projections for
Building on the information from the readings, assignments, and discussions, provide a brief
assessment for the future of the tourism industry using your own ideas and your own words.
Specific quotes or the use of existing descriiptions are not acceptable since this is a short
assignment. The use of first person writing style is allowed. The body of this paper should be
between 500-700 words (excluding title page and reference list). Citations should be used in the
text of the paper using APA format. Complete all of the following elements:
1. Title page in APA format
2. No abstract is required for this short assignment.
3. Address this question in the body of the paper:
a. What tourism segment(s) do you expect to see growth in the next 10-20 years, and
4. Address one of the following two questions in the body of the paper:
a. How might tourism consumption change in the future? (Consider concepts such
as traveler spending patterns, traveler activities, travel motivations, etc.)
b. What external forces are likely to affect tourism providers and tourism consumers
in the coming years?
5. Reference page in APA format. A minimum of three references should be used for this
assignment. One of those references may be the textbook.
Cook, R. A., Hsu, C. H. C., & Taylor, L. L. (2018). Tourism: The Business of Hospitality and Travel (6th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson. ISBN: 9780134484488.