Perceptions on economic impact from public funded event / Patrick Atan … [et al.]

Atan, Patrick and Atlas, Ranee and Putit, Nuraini and Gabriel, Lucy Batchy and Enggong, Tina Stephen (2019) Perceptions on economic impact from public funded event / Patrick Atan … [et al.]. Journal of Administrative Science, 16 (2). pp. 1-10. ISSN (eISSN) : 2600-9374

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Abstract

Official celebrations and big events that are publicly funded have to be beneficial to the host and its surrounding. This paper aims to examine public perceptions on the economic impacts of those events to the host and its surroundings. The objectives of the study were achieved by conducting questionnaires survey through face-to-face interview and Internet survey. The results show that the public funded events help in assisting the local in obtaining temporary employment, supporting local trades, reviving local economy, increasing hotel occupancy, and providing new area of employment. However, the researchers found that its fail to create permanent employment and extending shopping hours in the event locality.

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Item Type: Article
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Atan, Patrick
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Atlas, Ranee
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Putit, Nuraini
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Gabriel, Lucy Batchy
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Enggong, Tina Stephen
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Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions > Consumers. Consumer demand. Consumption
H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions > Income. Income distribution. National income. Including gross national product, gross domestic product, and gross state product
Divisions: Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam > Faculty of Administrative Science and Policy Studies
Journal or Publication Title: Journal of Administrative Science
UiTM Journal Collections: UiTM Journal > Journal of Administrative Science (JAS)
ISSN: (eISSN) : 2600-9374
Volume: 16
Number: 2
Page Range: pp. 1-10
Official URL: http://jas.uitm.edu.my/
Item ID: 48651
Uncontrolled Keywords: event, celebration, event impact
URI: https://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/48651

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