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Vulnerability and interaction between tourism and climate change are among the most important issues discussed recently. In this context, this study focuses primarily on how CO2 emissions, the main source of global warming and climate change, react to tourism developments. To this end, the impact...

Author(s)
Koçak, E.; Ulucak, R.; Ulucak, Z. Ș.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2020, 33, pp 100611
Abstract

The overall purpose of this study is to examine the moderating roles of gender and generation in the effects of perceived destination image on tourist attitude and visit intention among Chinese potential tourists to Australia. Australia is one of the preferred destinations to Chinese tourists, and...

Author(s)
Huang SongShan; Veen, R. van der
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Vacation Marketing, 2019, 25, 3, pp 375-389
Abstract

Despite widespread concern about China's air pollution crisis, very few studies have quantitatively explored its impact on China's inbound tourism industry. From a spatial econometric perspective, this paper has quantified the direct, indirect and total effects of air pollution on international...

Author(s)
Deng Taotao; Li Xin; Ma MuLan
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2017, 22, 7, pp 771-780
Abstract

This study explores the effects of international tourism on China's economic growth, energy consumption, and environmental pollution as proxied by CO2 emissions in a multivariate framework using regional panel data over the period 1995-2011. Our findings suggest that the tourism-induced EKC...

Author(s)
Zhang Lei; Gao Jing
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 2016, 53, pp 225-234
Abstract

As an epilogue to this special issue, this paper offers a brief critical review of Chinese-outbound-tourism literature, developed so far in conjunction with the articles accepted in this special issue. In doing so, we provide an overview of the state-of-the-art knowledge with regard to Chinese...

Author(s)
Huang ShongShan; Keating, B. W.; Kriz, A.; Heung, V.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2015, 32, 1/2, pp 153-159
Abstract

Characterized by being low-carbon and fashion, bicycle tourism has been attracting more and more people. It is an important form of sustainable tourism. It is also a relatively new research field in China, while foreign scholars have conducted related research for about 15 years, thereby...

Author(s)
Deng Bing; Chen LingLing; Zhang Xuan
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2015, 30, 3, pp 116-126
Abstract

China outbound tourism contributes substantial foreign receipts but also creates carbon and water footprints at destinations. This study is set out to analyze whether this tourist segment is a preferred market from the economic and environmental perspectives. Using Taiwan as an example, the direct...

Author(s)
Sun YaYen; Pratt, S.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2014, 53, 6, pp 733-746
Abstract

It has been widely recognised that climate change has become one of the most significant global issues facing research, policy and practice for sustainable tourism development. Due to the highly climate sensitive nature of tourism, climate change has emerged as a major topic in tourism studies....

Author(s)
He XiaoRong; Jiang Min
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2015, 30, 12, pp 35-45
Abstract

An analysis is presented of the socio-economic impact of the recent tourism boom in China. The impacts in three tourism areas reveal that domestic tourism is more important to local economic development than is international tourism in China. Local communities were better able to respond promptly...

Author(s)
Xu Gang
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 1999, 1, 2, pp 204-218
Abstract

This book, which is organized into five parts and 14 essays, analyses the evolution, organization, and social, cultural, and environmental impact of both international and domestic tourism development in China since 1978. Part one discusses the evolution of China's international and domestic...

Publisher
Westview Press, Inc., Boulder, Colorado, USA
Citation
Tourism in China: geographic, political, and economic perspectives., 1995, pp xiv + 256 pp.

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