Exploring the links between tourism and quality of institutions

  • Eva Mª Buitrago Esquinas Universidad de Sevilla
  • Mª Ángeles Caraballo Pou Universidad de Sevilla
Palabras clave: Impactos del turismo, especialización turística, calidad institucional, nivel de renta, distribución de la renta, libertad económica.


Este trabajo aporta una nueva perspectiva sobre los impactos del turismo analizando las relaciones entre la especialización turística de un país y la calidad de sus instituciones. La investigación plantea dos objetivos: (1) testar empíricamente la significatividad y signo de dichas relaciones y (2) explorar los canales a través de los que se producen. Realizamos un análisis econométrico para 92 países y 20 años. Los principales resultados indican la existencia de una asociación significativa y positiva entre turismo y calidad institucional que se produce principalmente a través de tres canales: nivel de renta, distribución de la renta y libertad económica.


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Cómo citar
Buitrago Esquinas, E. M., & Caraballo Pou, M. Ángeles. (2019). Exploring the links between tourism and quality of institutions. Cuadernos De Turismo, (43), 215-247. https://doi.org/10.6018/turismo.43.09