Useful links and sites on Business research.
Florida/Amusement and Theme Parks Links
- Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries: NAICS 713 (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics)
Covers: Workforce Statistics, Earnings and Hours, Fatalities, Injuries, and Illnesses, Workplace Trends, and Other BLS Resources.
- Amusement Park Benchmark Study 2011-2012 (International Associaiton of Amusement Parks & Attractions - IAAPA)
- Amusement Park Industry Information - International Assoc. of Amusement Parks & Attractions - IAAPA)
Past attendance and news.
- 2012 TEA AECOM Themed Index
The definitive annual attendance study for the themed entertainment and museum industries.
Published by the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) and the Economics practice at AECOM.
- Global Attraction Attendance Report 2013 (Themed Entertainment Assoication - TEA)
Attendance for Theme Parks and Museums.
- Funworld Magazine (IAAPA)
Industry news. Free access to a few recent articles. Must be a member to view other articles.
- InPark Magazine
Go to Online Issues.
- Inside the Magic: Covering Disney news, theme park events and beyond!
Inside the Magic is a leading source for the most interesting and entertaining Disney and theme park news and information. Through our professionally-recorded audio podcasts, high-definition videos, descriptive writing, and colorful photos, we bring the magic of Disney, theme parks, and special events to you.
- The Institute For Theme Park Studies
These pages are offered in the hope that they may assist in stimulating academic research into theme parks and amusement parks: their uses, their visitors, and their histories. As with any research project, we begin with the theme and amusement park lit review.
Provides - Theme Park Bibliographies.
- The National Amusement Park Historical Association (NAPHA)
The National Amusement Park Historical Association (NAPHA) is an international organization dedicated to the preservation, documentation, and enjoyment of the amusement and theme park industry - past, present and future.
Also included are all kinds of facts and figures about the amusement park industry.Learn about amusement park history, where the world's oldest amusement parks are located, what parks feature world record breaking roller coasters, where you can still experience that classic ride you might remember from childhood plus all kinds of other great stuff.
- Water Park Benchmark Study 2011-2012 (International Assocaiton of Amusement Parks and Atrractions - IAAPA)