Welcome to the official site of Laboratory of Research and Tourism Satellite Accounts (La.Re.T.S.A.), of the Business Administration Department in Patras University (Greece).

The Laboratory promotes research and advocates educational issues concerning tourism, such as Tourism Policy, Tourism Development, Tourism Economy and application of Information Technology in Tourism.


The laboratory’s primary task focuses, on one hand, on the constitution of an observatory as well as an overall archive of Greek tourism and, on the other hand, on the continuous observation of National Accounting hypostasis of Greek Tourism at national and regional level, as well as on the formation of a model for the Greek Tourism Satellite Account (Gr-T.S.A.).