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This article examines the effect of terrorism, crime and corruption on tourist arrivals for 171 countries for the period 1995-2013. We apply two types of analysis: a tourism demand model and a disaggregation of tourism arrivals by origin. The findings of the tourism demand model are that terrorism...

Author(s)
Santana-Gallego, M.; Rosselló-Nadal, J.; Fourie, J.
Publisher
Economic Research Southern Africa, Claremont, South Africa
Citation
Working Papers - Economic Research Southern Africa, 2016, No.595, pp 25 pp.
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This paper examines the trends in tourism flows from the UK to developing countries and presents an overview of the tour operating sector in the UK in order to identify implications for implementing pro-poor tourism. Section 2 of the paper briefly introduces the key issues and key terms by...

Author(s)
Meyer, D.
Publisher
Overseas Development Institute, London, UK
Citation
PPT Working Paper - Pro-Poor Tourism, 2003, No.17, pp 72 pp.
Abstract

This report locates voluntourism within the broader global tourism industry, before considering its characteristics and categories. In its analysis of volunteer tourists ('voluntourists') and their preferred destinations, this report considers international arrivals, tourism revenue and the broader ...

Author(s)
McKelvie, J.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2016, No.6, pp 49 pp.
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This work appraises a community based tourism initiative in Peru by GAP Adventures and its foundation Planeterra. We aim to determine whether it is leading to improvements in the lives of the participants and the community, by analysing the impact, the method of implementation and the commercial...

Author(s)
Lucchetti, V. G.; Font, X.
Publisher
International Centre for Responsible Tourism, Leeds Metropolitan University, Leeds, UK
Citation
ICRT Occasional Paper, 2013, No.OP27, pp 20 pp.
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This report looks the current size of the domestic, inbound and outbound tourism markets of China and India ("Chindia"); the future growth predictions for Chindia's outbound tourism market; the profile of the typical Chinese and Indian outbound travellers; and the macro-economic and industry...

Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2015, No.1, pp 47 pp.
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This report examines health and wellness tourism in Europe, and includes a regional analysis of the European scene. The report looks at: (1) the two types of medical tourism in Europe (surgical and therapeutic); (2) the health and wellness tourism providers; (3) the profile of wellness tourists;...

Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2014, No.16, pp 45 pp.
Abstract

This report discusses: the history of medical tourism; the factors driving the growth of medical tourism in Asia; the profile of medical tourists; the major medical tourism destinations in Asia; some aspects of the medical tourism industry (including accreditation, facilitators, insurance and...

Author(s)
Beattie, C.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2013, No.11, pp 43 pp.
Abstract

This report examines how the Chinese outbound tourism market has altered radically since the start of the 21st century. It identifies key external factors, including economic conditions and legislation that are having an impact on outbound Chinese tourism demand. Key emerging traits of Chinese ...

Author(s)
Haden, L. M.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2015, No.8, pp 48 pp.
Abstract

This paper describes the outbound tourism market in Japan, based on statistics for the period 1990-99 from the Japan National Tourist Organization and the Japan Travel Bureau Foundation. After an introduction and a brief overview of international tourism, the paper discusses: the characteristics of ...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Special Report - World Tourism Organization, 2000, No.6, pp 48 pp.
Abstract

Different economic methods are being used to estimate the economic benefits generated by nature (wildlife) tourism. The most prominent of these are economic valuation analysis and economic impact analysis. These methods often provide divergent and conflicting estimates of the economic benefits...

Author(s)
Tisdell, C.
Publisher
University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Citation
Working Paper - Economics, Ecology and the Environment, School of Economics, University of Queensland, 2012, No.181, pp 32 pp.

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