Examining social capital among wildlife tourism microentrepreneurs

Birendra KC

University of North Texas

Birendra KC is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management at the University of North Texas. His research focuses on understanding the role and participation of different stakeholders, particularly local communities, in the management of natural and cultural resources within the broad area of sustainable tourism.

Abstract

The concept of social capital is burgeoning in the entrepreneurship literature. Social capital collectively refers to the linkages inside social networks and the value of all the tangible and intangible resources embedded in... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

  1. Birendra KC (University of North Texas)

Topic Area

Topics: Wildlife, Tourism, and Recreation

Session

W-3D » Wildlife Tourism (12:30 - Wednesday, 20th September, Diamond West)