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This conceptual paper articulates gastrodiplomacy in tourism as an area of study and policy. Gastrodiplomacy, the strategic use of cuisine in influencing perceptions of a nation, is positioned within the public diplomacy spectrum, and the intersections among food, tourism and diplomacy - in theory...

Author(s)
Suntikul, W.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2019, 22, 9, pp 1076-1094
Abstract

World tourism cities perform multiple functions and exhibit various characteristics that influence tourism development within their boundaries. They are the main gateway for tourists visiting a country and their success has a direct impact on the visitor economy of that destination. London, the...

Author(s)
Maxim, C.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2019, 22, 9, pp 1006-1024
Abstract

A profound understanding of destination image and its determinants is of significance for destinations aiming to effectively position themselves in the tourism market. However, existing research on destination image formation has mainly focused on the "a priori" and "a posteriori" stages and paid...

Author(s)
Iordanova, E.; Stylidis, D.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2019, 22, 8, pp 982-1005
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This study explores the impacts of Hofstede's six cultural dimensions on international tourist flows. A panel data gravity model was used to analyse bilateral tourist flows between 81 origin countries and 32 destination countries from 1995 to 2008. This model highlights cultural factors using the...

Author(s)
Zhang YingSha; Li Xiang; Wu Tong
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2019, 22, 8, pp 967-981
Abstract

Abundant cheap non-renewable fossil fuels have underpinned rapid growth in the global tourism industry. In the future, the need to combat climate change and to move the global economy into a low-carbon production model will force the transport system to switch to low or no-carbon motive power and...

Author(s)
Prideaux, B.; Yin Ping
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2019, 24, 5, pp 459-467
Abstract

The objective of the study is to analyze the different factors that influence international tourism demand in a panel of 21 tourists-oriented countries, over a period of 2006-2016. The results confirm that logistics performance index has a positive impact on international tourism demand, while...

Author(s)
Haroon-ur-Rashid Khan; Khalid Zaman; Shoukry, A. M.; Sharkawy, M. A.; Showkat Gani; Sasmoko; Jamilah Ahmad; Mohd Rustam, M. R.; Hishan, S. S.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2019, 24, 5, pp 443-458
Abstract

This paper investigates whether tourism expenditure and exchange rates influence local GDP for the city of Christchurch (New Zealand), following the 2010 and 2011 earthquakes. Domestic and international expenditures are analysed separately using vector auto-regression (VAR) models. We perform...

Author(s)
Prayag, G.; Fieger, P.; Rice, J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Anatolia, 2019, 30, 1, pp 47-60
Abstract

Using data for 18 major tourist originating countries to India from 2001 to 2015, this study examines the major determinants of international tourist arrivals in India. The results indicate that past experiences of the tourists, per capita income in the tourist originating country, relative costs...

Author(s)
Hemanta Barman; Nath, H. K.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2019, 24, 2, pp 180-190
Abstract

For German-speaking tourists, an Oriental market (in Arabic: souq) is an exotic place representing the 'Otherness'. Referring to this Oriental context, the article aims to answer the following questions: What are the tourists' imaginaries and social narratives and what is the role that cultural...

Author(s)
Gutberlet, M.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourist Studies, 2019, 19, 1, pp 110-137
Abstract

The Chinese outbound market exerts a substantial economic impact on the Japanese tourist industry. Yet history-inspired disputes between the two nations often cause fluctuations in the market. Through a qualitative inquiry with 27 interviewees, this study explores how the Chinese Cohort 60's...

Author(s)
Zhang YunZi; Cai LiPing; Qiu ShangZhi
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourist Studies, 2019, 19, 1, pp 62-88

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