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The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between the tourism and equitable distribution of income for the developed and developing countries using Panel VAR. The results indicate that economic growth and the first lag (one-year lag) of international tourism income negatively affect ...

Author(s)
Rahnama, A.; Astaneh, H. K.; Hajian, M.
Publisher
Varna University of Management (ex International University College), Varna, Bulgaria
Citation
European Journal of Tourism Research, 2019, 21, pp 124-131
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Purpose - The paper aims to estimate the impact of international tourism growth on economic growth in Latin American and Caribbean countries (LAC) from 2000 until 2014. These countries are illustrative ones for developing countries since they are emerging economies that have experienced an...

Author(s)
Šimundić, B.; Kuliš, Z.; Šerić, N.
Publisher
Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management, University of Rijeka, Opatija, Croatia
Citation
23rd Biennial International Congress, Tourism & Hospitality Industry 2016 (THI2016), Trends and Challenges, Opatija, Croatia, 28-29 April 2016, 2016, pp 457-469
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The purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship between tourism expansion and economic growth in OIC countries by using a panel data method and GMM model over the period of 1995-2010. The results show that tourism significantly contributes to the economic growth of Islamic countries....

Author(s)
Salmani, B.; Panahi, H.; Razzaghi, S.
Publisher
IDOSI Publications, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Citation
World Applied Sciences Journal, 2014, 32, 6, pp 1098-1105
Abstract

Today many developing countries focus on economic policies in order to promote international tourism as a potential source of economic growth for the country; however, the understanding of the relationship between tourism and economic growth is ongoing. The objective of this paper was to assess if...

Author(s)
Fawaz, F.; Rahnama, M.; Stout, B.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Anatolia, 2014, 25, 3, pp 352-363
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Cover for The travel and tourism competitiveness index as a tool for economic development and poverty reduction.

This chapter first sets out to understand the role that less developed countries (LDCs) play in tourism at the present time and the potential for tourism to be a catalyst for growth. Secondly, it discusses the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index (TTCI) and the method of its construction. The...

Author(s)
Dwyer, L.; Forsyth, P.; Dwyer, W.
ISBN
2011 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845935887)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The authors provide an empirical assessment of the relationship between tourism specialization and economic growth by updating the findings of previous papers written on this issue. They use data for more than 150 countries, covering different time spans between 1980 and 2005. Contrary to previous...

Author(s)
Figini, P.; Vici, L.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2010, 16, 4, pp 789-805