The large-scale development by Trump Golf Scotland will potentially position the North Eastof Scotland as a new entrant into the global premier golf marketplace. This research adopted aqualitative approach involving a focus group and interviews. The focus group comprised ofrepresentatives from Trump Golf Scotland and the subsequent interview stage comprised ofstakeholders'based in the Aberdeen area. Results suggested the majority of the sample werein favour of the development with research concluding that the economic benefits outweighedenvironmental concerns. However, negative social impacts were identified as: stakeholderconflict, the potential for a tourist enclave and dilution of Scottish culture.
|Title of host publication||Advances in Business and Management. Volume 6|
|Editors||William D Nelson|
|Place of Publication||Untied States|
|Publisher||Nova Science Publishers|
|Number of pages||19|
|ISBN (Electronic)||9781629487311, 978-1-62948-730-4|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2014|