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It is paramount to understand the impact of distinctive features in a city's global image. This research was based on a questionnaire to tourists who visited Coimbra, Portugal (n=255), a city best known for its 727-year-old University. Results showed that the affective image and the personality of...

Author(s)
Bairrada, C.; Vieira, M.; Costa, J. F. da
Publisher
Varna University of Management (ex International University College), Varna, Bulgaria
Citation
European Journal of Tourism Research, 2019, 21, pp 87-101
Abstract

Indonesian tourism has been promoting extensively the country's heritage, be it tangible or intangible. In particular, Batik hand-drawn tradition is featured as a major attraction, encompassing materials and production techniques, motifs, fashion and wearing rules, as well as its philosophic and...

Author(s)
Permatasari, P. A.; Cantoni, L.
Publisher
Texas A & M University Press, College Station, USA
Citation
e-Review of Tourism Research, 2019, 16, 2/3, pp 184-194
Abstract

Heritage is "culture and landscape that are cared for by the community and passed on to the future to serve people's need for a sense of identity and belonging" (Merriman, 1991, p. 8). For its uniqueness and rootedness, it represents one of the most important resources destination stakeholders can...

Author(s)
Mele, E.; Cantoni, L.
Publisher
Texas A & M University Press, College Station, USA
Citation
e-Review of Tourism Research, 2019, 16, 2/3, pp 175-183
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This article explores whether the determinants of international tourism demand differ by states and territories in Australia. This is the first attempt at econometric modelling of international tourism demand in the states and territories of Australia. A demand model is specified where...

Author(s)
Muhammad Shafiullah; Luke Emeka Okafor; Usman Khalid
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2019, 25, 2, pp 274-296
Abstract

This article examines the three-way relationship between international tourism demand, airline economy seats and international trade for New Zealand together with its key trading/tourism partners. We have found that airline economy seats are the important factor for determining tourism demand...

Author(s)
Balli, H. O.; Balli, F.; Tsui WaiHongKan
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2019, 25, 1, pp 132-144
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Tourism's contribution to economic output in the Caribbean exceeds that in other regions of the world. We use panel data over the period of three decades, focusing exclusively on Caribbean islands, to study the causal link between tourism and economic growth. The results show that tourism has a...

Author(s)
Cannonier, C.; Burke, M. G.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2019, 25, 1, pp 85-108
Abstract

As an industry, tourism tends to be extremely responsive and vulnerable to political instabilities. Recently, a political conflict occurred in Spain, a leader in international tourism. In October 2017, the regional parliament of Catalonia asserted its independence from Spain, engendering a negative ...

Author(s)
Álvarez-Díaz, M.; González-Gómez, M.; Otero-Giráldez, M. S.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2019, 25, 1, pp 34-50
Abstract

In this article, we attempt to examine the nexus of trade, economic growth, and international tourism. We resort to wavelet-based analysis to capture the time-frequency-based lead-lag dynamics of this nexus. Considering the monthly data spanning from January 1999 to February 2018 for the United...

Author(s)
Mukesh Kumar; Sanjeev Prashar; Jana, R. K.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2019, 25, 1, pp 22-33
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Previous research has revealed the relevance of consuming local food products in the visitor experience and in maintaining the sustainable development of tourism destinations. By reviewing the available studies in the field of tourism, attempts have been made to identify those factors influencing...

Author(s)
Madaleno, A.; Eusébio, C.; Varum, C.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Food Products Marketing, 2019, 25, 2, pp 159-186
Abstract

Interdependence of tourism demand is an underexplored topic in tourism economics literature. Besides the traditional procedure of cross elasticities calculation, shock analysis could be used to investigate the interconnections of tourism flows. This paper conducts an econometric analysis of ...

Author(s)
Kožić, I.; Sorić, P.; Sever, I.
Publisher
Wiley, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2019, 21, 1, pp 97-107

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