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The use of animals in tourist attractions overseas was in the spotlight last week after a British tourist was killed by an elephant he had been...

Date
February 2016
Authors
David Simpson
Abstract

The scope of this study was to assess the prevalence and factors associated with leisure-time physical activity, as well as to verify its association with licit substance use in a population sample of young adults. It is a cross-sectional population-based study with young adults aged between 18 and...

Authors
Nasser, R. L.; Branco, J. C.; Lara, D. R.; Vecchio, F. B. del; Wiener, C.; Mesquita, P.; Souza, L. D. de M.; Silva, R. A. da; Jansen, K.
Publisher
Associação Brasileira de Pós-Graduação em Saúde Coletiva
Publication
Ciência & Saúde Coletiva, 2016, 21, 1, pp 63-70
Abstract

Tourism in Mexico is important because it generates economically significant effects on growth. Using quarterly data on international tourist arrivals to Los Cabos (at), the real exchange rate (rer) and gross domestic product (gdp) in Mexico, we apply co-integration analysis to demonstrate two...

Authors
Cruz-Chávez, G. R.; Hernández-Trejo, V.; Avilés-Polanco, G.; Valdivia-Alcalá, R.
Publisher
Colegio Mexiquense
Publication
Economía Sociedad y Territorio, 2016, 16, 50, pp 1-38
Abstract

The main objective of this study is to analyse whether the combination of regional predictions generated with machine learning (ML) models leads to improved forecast accuracy. With this aim, we construct one set of forecasts by estimating models on the aggregate series, another set by using the...

Authors
Claveria, O.; Monte, E.; Torra, S.
Publisher
Routledge
Publication
Applied Economics Letters, 2016, 23, 6, pp 428-431
Event

26 - 30 September 2016 - Novi Sad

Venue
Novi Sad
Country
Serbia
AbstractFull Text

Background and Aim: Use of shuttle balance which has recently been produced in Iran seems to be beneficial in exercise programs for prevention of sports injuries and facilitating recovery. The purpose of this study was to compare the amount of the electromyography activity of the muscles involved...

Authors
Mansouri, R.; Rajabi, R.; Minoonejad, H.; Adaryani, M. R.
Publisher
Kurdistan University of Medical Sciences
Publication
Scientific Journal of Kurdistan University of Medical Sciences, 2015, 20, 4, pp Pe44-Pe55, En5
AbstractFull Text

Hunting tourism is a special (selective) form of tourism and an integral part of hunting, and it is implemented with efforts to preserve and regenerate its main motive and resource (hunting grounds and game populations), at least to the extent defined as simple reproduction. It brings a significant...

Authors
Gačic´, D.; Prentovic´, R.; Pilipovic´, V.; Ostojic´, M.
Publisher
Šumarski Fakultet u Beogradu (Faculty of Forestry, University of Belgrade)
Publication
Glasnik Šumarskog Fakulteta, Univerzitet u Beogradu, 2015, Supplement Issue, pp 45-53
AbstractFull Text

In Japan, green tourism (rural tourism) continues to grow in popularity. This form of tourism is expected to increase the nation's interest in agriculture and promote more interactions between urban and rural people. In Hokkaido, school trips that include hands-on agricultural activities are...

Authors
Tadao, Y.
Publisher
International Society of Environmental and Rural Development
Publication
International Journal of Environmental and Rural Development, 2015, 6, 1, pp 120-125

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