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British Expatriate Service Provision in Spain's Costa del Sol

Eaton, Martin (1995) British Expatriate Service Provision in Spain's Costa del Sol. The Service Industries Journal, 15 (2). pp. 251-266. [Journal article]

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Spain's Costa del Sol houses a fusion of north European immigrants and local Spanish residents who have helped create business services which cater exclusively for the modern package holiday maker. This article focuses on levels of development amongst British expatriate service providers (ESPs) in Torremolinos, La Carihuela, Benalmadena Costa and Fuengirola. Investigation shows different features affecting business provision to a point where owners now perceive themselves to be performing satisfactorily. It is argued that these resorts are in transition and with continued improvements in offering customers a better product then an overall survival of expatriate service provision is likely.

Item Type:Journal article
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Life and Health Sciences > School of Environmental Sciences
Faculty of Life and Health Sciences
ID Code:19054
Deposited By: Dr Martin Eaton
Deposited On:18 Jul 2011 09:39
Last Modified:09 Dec 2015 10:58

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