Increasing competition between private sector and public sector recreation facilities dictates that managers must be more sensitive to the needs and wants of their patrons. There appears to be evidence that the image of a recreation facility may be at least partially determined by its private or public sector status. Eight researchable propositions are developed to guide further research in this area.
Havitz, Mark E.
"Propositions for Use in Comparing Consumer Images of Private and Public Recreation Facilities,"
Visions in Leisure and Business: Vol. 5
, Article 9.
Available at: https://scholarworks.bgsu.edu/visions/vol5/iss4/9