REGIONAL FEATURES OF TOURISM AND HOTEL INDUSTRY IN THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA

  • Sonja Jovanović University of Niš, Faculty of Economics
  • Ivana Ilić University of Niš, Faculty of Economics

Abstract

The hotel industry is one of the important pillars of economic development in Europe and an economic generator of almost every country. The importance of the hotel sector is reflected in its impact on employment and economic development. The hotel industry in Europe’s economy has a critically important role in economic and social life. Like most European countries, Serbia has great potential for the development of the hotel industry, which is the driving force of some other industries, mainly tourism, but also transport, food manufacturing industry, construction, and consumer goods sector. The research subject in this paper is the capacities of the hotel industry, by regions of the Republic of Serbia. The aim of the paper is to analyze the possibilities of further development of tourism and the hotel industry, following the achieved number of tourist’s nights by accommodation facilities and categories.

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Published
2017-06-03
How to Cite
Jovanović, S., & Ilić, I. (2017). REGIONAL FEATURES OF TOURISM AND HOTEL INDUSTRY IN THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA. TISC - Tourism International Scientific Conference Vrnjačka Banja, 2(2), 538-555. Retrieved from http://www.tisc.rs/proceedings/index.php/hitmc/article/view/118