TY - CHAP A1 - Edwin A. Hernández- Delgado A2 - Carlos E. Ramos-Scharrón A3 - Carmen R. Guerrero-Pérez A4 - Mary Ann Lucking A5 - Ricardo Laureano A6 - Pablo A. Méndez-Lázaro A7 - Joel O. Meléndez-Díaz ED1 - Murat Kasimoglu Y1 - 2012-04-18 PY - 2012 T1 - Long-Term Impacts of Non-Sustainable Tourism and Urban Development in Small Tropical Islands Coastal Habitats in a Changing Climate: Lessons Learned from Puerto Rico N2 - We have been witnessing huge competition among the organisations in the business world. Companies, NGO's and governments are looking for innovative ways to compete in the global tourism market. In the classical literature of business the main purpose is to make a profit. However, if purpose only focus on the profit it will not to be easy for them to achieve. Nowadays, it is more important for organisations to discover how to create a strong strategy in order to be more competitive in the marketplace. Increasingly, organisations have been using innovative approaches to strengthen their position. Innovative working enables organisations to make their position much more competitive and being much more value-orientated in the global tourism industry. In this book, we are pleased to present many papers from all over the world that discuss the impact of tourism business strategies from innovative perspectives. This book also will help practitioners and academician to extend their vision in the light of scientific approaches. BT - Visions for Global Tourism Industry SP - Ch. 18 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/38140 DO - 10.5772/38140 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-04-18 ER -