Cookies on Leisure Tourism

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

Leisure Tourism

Your source for all tourism, leisure and hospitality information

>>> Sign up to receive our Leisure, Hospitality & Tourism e-newsletter, book alerts, and offers <<<

Results per page:

Search results

Abstract

A study was made of Norwegian holiday plans and holidays actually taken in order to evaluate whether the use of projected holiday plans is a suitable method for forecasting the holidays actually taken in the following few seasons. There was reasonable agreement between holiday plans for the summer...

Author(s)
Kitterød, H.
Citation
Rapporter, Statistisk Sentralbyrå, 1987, No. 87/5, pp 5pp.
Abstract

A research programme is currently underway in Sweden to investigate the determinants of tourism. The idea is to bring together researchers from different disciplines - sociology, psychology, economics, human geography and computer science - to study a central theme, tourism, using similar methods...

Author(s)
Nyberg, L.
Citation
Revue de Tourisme, 1992, 47, 2, pp 8-10
Abstract

Using primary Danish statistics and a comprehensive Danish input-output table, this study estimates that a total of 63 500 persons were employed in Denmark in 1991 as a result of tourism. This includes job creation resulting from tourist stays at destinations in Denmark. Separate calculations are...

Author(s)
Hansen, C.; Jensen, S.
Citation
Tourism Economics, 1996, 2, 4, pp 283-302
Abstract

This paper argues that measuring instruments, to give adequate information of consumer satisfaction, should be adjusted to the specific market-industry context where they are to be used. A specific measuring instrument was developed for the business travelling industry and applied to 920 business...

Author(s)
Heide, M.; Grønhaug, K.; Engset, M. G.
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality Management, 1999, 18, 2, pp 201-213
Abstract

Comparative methodologies are discussed with particular reference to the lesson-drawing techniques outlined by R. Rose, Glasgow: Centre for the Study of Public Policy, 1991. Lesson-drawing is applied in a comparative study of the tourist industry in the North Atlantic including the Isle of Man,...

Author(s)
Baum, T.
Citation
Tourism Management, 1999, 20, 5, pp 627-633
Abstract

The efforts that have been made during the 1990s to develop new methods to analyse tourism and tourism-related employment, standardise and ensure the relevance of tourism statistics systems, increase consistency between the various systems in place at an international level, and create awareness...

Citation
Measuring the role of tourism in OECD economies: the OECD manual on tourism satellite accounts and employment., 2000, pp 270 pp.
Abstract

Estimates of U.S. demand for travel to Western Europe (including the UK, France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Spain, Austria and Denmark) are calculated using a gradual switching regression procedure (GSRP) based on the U.S. annual data of visits from 1960-85. The two benefits of this procedure...

Author(s)
Gallet, C. A.; Braun, B. M.
Publisher
Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2001, 28, 2, pp 503-507
Abstract

The purpose of the research project presented in this book was to examine various experiences relative to statistical operations used to estimate visitor expenditure associated with inbound tourism. Countries that collaborated in this research project include Canada, Spain, Sweden, Finland, France, ...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism satellite account: implementation project. Measuring visitor expenditure for inbound tourism: international experiences: model border survey: WTO proposal, 2003, pp 89 pp. + app.
Abstract

Strategic planning focusing on rural tourism is based fundamentally on adjusting to changes in the operational environment. Strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats (SWOT) analysis is a commonly used tool for analysing both the internal and external environments in order to attain a...

Author(s)
Kajanus, M.; Kangas, J.; Kurttila, M.
Publisher
Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2004, 25, 4, pp 499-506
Abstract

This special issue aims to introduce the academic and professional community to examples of valuing public goods in tourism, and brings together 6 papers on this topic. The papers cover: the use of economic valuation to guide the management of outdoor recreation resources (national parks), with an...

Author(s)
Kriström, B.; Bostedt, G.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2005, 53, 2, pp 103-184

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics