del Prado, Fatima Acejo, Iris L. Remolino, Darlyne
Year of Publication:
PIDS Discussion Paper Series 2004-53
This paper traces the urbanization experience of Tagbilaran City, Bohol taking into account the demographic development that took place, as well as the perceived contribution of tourism in the citys quest to firmly establish and improve its urban status. It also looks into the nature and magnitude of government responses to the demands of increasing urbanization, at the same time examines the citys attempts to benefit from the influx of tourists as Bohol Province attains national and international distinction of being one of the countrys top tourist destinations.
urbanization local governance emerging city Tagbilaran City