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Erdinc Cakmak

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E-mail:Cakmak.E@buas.nl
Career:Erdinc is core faculty at both graduate program of Tourism Destination Management and at undergraduate programs of International Tourism Management Studies and BSc Tourism at BUas. In these programs he delivers courses in marketing at different levels (e.g., Destination Marketing, International Marketing, Consumer Behavior and Marketing Management, Marketing Communications at both levels of graduate and undergraduate). His areas of expertise include international marketing strategies, PR strategies, intercultural communication, concept development and management in the broadest sense of the word.

Erdinc does research in place branding, specifically image formation of consumers towards country, its people and tourism destinations. His other research areas areas are informal tourism economy, dark tourism and cross cultural marketing topics.

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Expertise:destination marketing and branding, informal tourism economy, sociology of tourism, heritage tourism
Publications:  

2018

Informal tourism entrepreneurs’ capital usage and conversion
Çakmak, E., Lie, R., & Selwyn, T. (2018). Informal tourism entrepreneurs’ capital usage and conversion. Current Issues in Tourism, 1-16. doi:10.1080/13683500.2018.1448763
Reframing informal tourism entrepreneurial practices: Capital and field relations structuring the informal tourism economy of Chiang Mai
Çakmak, E., Lie, R., & McCabe, S. (2018). Reframing informal tourism entrepreneurial practices: Capital and field relations structuring the informal tourism economy of Chiang Mai. Annals of Tourism Research, 72, 37-47. doi: 10.1016/j.annals.2018.06.003