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Airbnb Brings Renters and Regulations to Southwest Virginia

EDITOR’S NOTE: Jacob Stump grew up in rural Southwest Virginia as the region was developing its tourism industry, which today generates nearly $1 billion in spending each year. Stump teaches international studies at DePaul University in Chicago.  In this series of articles, he combines his insider knowledge with his academic training to look at the complex impacts of a tourism economy on […]