La importancia del emprendimiento del estilo de vida: Un estudio conceptual de la industria del turismo

  • Mike Peters
  • Joerg Frehse
  • Dimitrios Buhalis
Palabras clave: estilo de vida, empresa, turismo, motivos para emprender


El objetivo del trabajo es explorar y analizar el surgimiento de la iniciativa empresarial como estilo de vida. El artículo aborda la relación entre la calidad de vida del empresario y el crecimiento empresarial. El propósito es conceptualizar esta relación para aprender más sobre el espíritu empresarial como estilo de vida. El turismo aporta una serie de casos para ilustrar la investigación pertinente en el ámbito de la iniciativa empresarial como estilo de vida y un marco conceptual para examinar la relación entre las actividades empresariales y la calidad de vida percibida. El documento ofrece una revisión de la literatura sobre el espíritu empresarial y ciertas formas de iniciativa y conceptualiza el crecimiento de la iniciativa empresarial como estilo de vida.

Biografía del autor/a

Mike Peters

Associate Professor. Department of Strategic Management, Marketing and Tourism. University of Innsbruck. Un- iversitätsstrasse 15. A-6020 Innsbruck. Web:

Joerg Frehse

 Department of Strategic Management, Marketing and Tourism, University of Innsbruck. Universitätsstrasse 15. A-6020 Innsbruck. Web:

Dimitrios Buhalis

International Centre for Tourism & Hospitality Research. Bournemouth University, Talbot Campus, Fern Barrow, Poole, Dorset, BH12 5BB, UK.  Web:


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Cómo citar
Peters, M., Frehse, J., & Buhalis, D. (2009). La importancia del emprendimiento del estilo de vida: Un estudio conceptual de la industria del turismo. PASOS Revista De Turismo Y Patrimonio Cultural, 7(3), 393-405.