Authors

Chester Smolski

Document Type

Article

Themes

City Planning

Comments

Ri hospitality/tourism is a business needing recognition.

Abstract

"At the national level it generates $416 billion in sales and employs over 6 million people, and in Rhode Island it generates $1.4 billion in sales and employs 28,000 people. Now the second largest economic activity here and throughout the nation, this 'industry' is one that many do not recognize."