A Comparison of answers to a survey of festivals in Norway, Sweden, Western Australia and UK: A documentation report from Project: 08073 Nordic Event Tourism Networks / P-10182


festivaler, festivals, event tourism


This report, as well as the database, was compiled as a part of the Nordic Innovation Centre project “Nordic Event Tourism Networks”; Project # 08073.

The material presented can be regarded as “scientific raw material”. It has already been used to produce analyses of sponsorship arrangements and festival growth to be reported in academic journals and at conferences for academics and festival managers.

This survey examines a number of important issues affecting festival development and sustainability with a focus on the production side and the management of festivals.

Author Biographies

Tommy D. Andersson

Tommy D. Andersson
Senior professor
School of Business, Economics and Law
Gothenburg University

Reidar J. Mykletun

Professor emeritus
Handelshøgskolen ved UiS
Avdeling for innovasjon, lededelse og markedsføring

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December 12, 2011

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