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Archeology, tourism and development, a comparative view: the cases of Nazca and Magdalena of Cao

Submitted by Alessandro Martinotti on 10/02/2016 on Territorial Development with Cultural Identity

Archeology, tourism and development, a comparative view: the cases of Nazca and Magdalena of Cao

Considered as a pull for economic growth and the construction of more tolerant and inclusive societies, tourism is a sector that has grown constantly in the last decades, generating at global level in 2014, 1.5 trillion of dollars. In Peru, between 2002 and 2011, it has seen grown the number of tourists a 9% every year, which in 2013 were over 3 millions , mainly attracted by their archaeological, historical and natural attractions.

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