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The article sets the task of determining the global and local fractal characteristics of the time series characterizing the development of international tourism, in order to identify the peculiarities of the dynamics of their evolution, properties of self-similarity, trend-tolerance, presence of...

Author(s)
Shchelkunova, L. I.; Yemets, M. S.
Publisher
Inzhek Publishing House, Kharkiv, Ukraine
Citation
Business Inform, 2019, No.1, pp 178-183
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Background: After the revision of the Medical Service Act, Article 27-2, in 2009, Korea has been actively involved in the medical tourism industry. The number of foreign patients visiting Korea has consistently increased coming from various countries around the world. Currently, the industry is...

Author(s)
Kim KyoungLee; Seo ByungRo
Publisher
School of Public Health and Institute of Public Health Research, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Iranian Journal of Public Health, 2019, 48, 9, pp 1607-1616
Abstract

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to study determining factors of international tourism demand in Middle Eastern countries. Design/methodology/approach: Panel data pattern is used for data analysis of 1995 to 2013. Findings: Results indicate variables like trade freedom index and gross domestic ...

Author(s)
Darani, H. R.; Asghari, H.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
International Journal of Culture, Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2018, 12, 1, pp 80-88
Abstract

This study illustrates the effects of national culture on tourists' destination choices to Asian and the Middle East. This study clarifies how national cultural configurations indicate international tourists' willingness-to-travel to destinations. Five countries in this region-India, Iran, China,...

Author(s)
Hashemi, M. A.; Hanser, E.
Publisher
Wiley, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2018, 20, 6, pp 698-712
Abstract

It is recognised that the tourism industry is vulnerable to some form of crises or disaster. However, despite the attention given to the nature and consequences of tourism crises and disasters, there is a gap in the literature regarding the ex-post detection of these events. In this article, we...

Author(s)
Cró, S.; Martins, A. M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2017, 63, pp 3-9
Abstract

This article examined the underlying dimensions that influence the choice of Malaysia as a preferred edu-tourist destination. About 500 international edu-tourists from Africa, Asia and the Middle East were sampled in 13 public and private Malaysian universities through the use of questionnaires. An ...

Author(s)
Ojo, B. Y.; Raja Nerina, R. Y.; Yuhanis Ab Aziz; Awang, K. W.
Publisher
Universiti Putra Malaysia Press, UPM Serdang, Malaysia
Citation
Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities, 2016, 24, S Nov, pp 63-83
Abstract

Purpose - This paper aims to explore how destination image can be shaped, created and crafted, from an induced-source, supply-side perspective to better cater to Arab visitors, drawing on empirical research conducted on the Gold Coast, Australia. Design/methodology/approach - Two sequential stages...

Author(s)
Abodeeb, J.; Wilson, E.; Moyle, B.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
International Journal of Culture, Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2015, 9, 1, pp 6-21
Abstract

Increasing numbers of people from the emerging world regions, Asia, Latin America, Africa and the Middle East engage in tourism practices at domestic, intra-regional and long-haul international scales. In this article, we deploy an innovative application of the mobilities approach, which we argue...

Author(s)
Cohen, E.; Cohen, S. A.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2015, 18, 1, pp 11-43
Abstract

This article is concerned with international tourism performance in Iran. Iran's share of global tourism receipts and arrivals in the last few decades compared to similar countries in the region has been abysmal despite its wealth of tourism attractions related to its history, culture, and natural...

Author(s)
Bahaee, M.; Saremi, M.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Review International, 2014, 17, 3, pp 137-150
Abstract

The objective of the study is to examine the long-run and causal relationship between climate change (i.e., greenhouse gas emissions, hydrofluorocarbons, per fluorocarbons, and sulfur hexafluoride), air pollution (i.e., methane emissions, nitrous oxide emissions, and carbon dioxide emissions), and...

Author(s)
Faiza Sajjad; Umara Noreen; Khalid Zaman
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 2014, 21, 21, pp 12403-12418

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