Tourism Revs Up
- Tourism major player in W. Va. economy. // Marketing News;10/23/2000, Vol. 34 Issue 22, p50
Reports on the economic contribution of tourism in West Virginia. Increase in job opportunities due to tourism in the country; Impact of tourism on the economic growth of the country.
- Lower Fairfield County remains travel and tourist powerhouse. // Fairfield County Business Journal;5/19/2003, Vol. 42 Issue 20, p2
Reports on the ranking of the tourism districts in Fairfield County, Connecticut. Generation of state taxes and revenue; Contribution of the region to the gross state product; Growth in tourism-related employment.
- STATES AND OTHER AREAS OF THE U.S.: West Virginia. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2005, p438
The article gives economical, historical and demographic details of the state of West Virginia. Population density is 75.2 per square miles. It is South Atlantic state bounded on the North by Ohio, Pennsylvania, Maryland; on the South and West by Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio; on the East by Maryland...
- An Economic Analysis of Forest Products and Nature-Based Tourism Sectors in North Carolina. Murthy, Aruna; Cubbage, Frederick W. // Southern Rural Sociology;2004, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p25
As part of a study on the impacts of wood chip mills in North Carolina, we analyzed the economic contributions of the forest products sector and tourism sector in the state, using a variety of regional economic and demographic data bases and the IMPLAN input-output model. As of 1996, forest...
- Preparing for the technologies of the work world. Fulcer, Peter A. // Technology Teacher;Apr96, Vol. 55 Issue 7, p15
Focuses on the developmental growth and changes in Loudoun County, Virginia. Competitive tax rates, abundance of available land, affordable cost of living and other assets offered; Information on the school systems and the objectives; Technology education teachers attending conferences,...
- West Virginia: Ambassadors, exporters convene to bring more of state to the world. Wallace, Douglas // Business America;Jun98, Vol. 119 Issue 6, p25
Highlights proceedings of the 1998 West Virginia International Trade Partners Luncheon held in Washington, D.C. on May 20. Keynote speakers; Topics discussed; US Department of Commerce's efforts to develop strategies for increasing exports from rural areas.
- Despite Crunch, Issuance Seems on the Rise. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;2/11/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31322, p61A
Focuses on the economic condition of Virginia in the fiscal year 2002. State's general obligation bonds that the Treasury Department oversees; Spending plan as proposed by the governor James S. Gilmore; Objectives of states Resources Authority when issuing debt and financing projects.
- Looking for Growth While Treading Water. Vekshin, Alison // Bond Buyer;2/11/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31322, p66A
Focuses on the economic condition of West Virginia in the fiscal year 2002. Expected growth in the state's budget in the fiscal 2003; Increase in the revenue collections from July through November 2001; Expected revenue growth in the fiscal 2002; Estimated income from the lottery in fiscal...
- Virginia Commodity Prices During the Panic of 1819. Haulman, Clyde // Journal of the Early Republic;Winter2002, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p675
Focuses on Virginia commodity prices during the Panic of 1819. Effect of falling commodity prices on Virginia's depression in the years following the Panic; Drop in the demand for American stapes; Price movements.