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"Sanfte Mobilitaet" was a European Union-funded project designed to assess various approaches to reducing car dependence by visitors, applied in a number of resorts and wider locations within the Alpine region. Visitor attitude surveys were also conducted using existing theories of tourism taxonomy ...

Author(s)
Holding, D. M.
Publisher
Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2001, 22, 4, pp 411-417
Abstract

This study investigates the influence of national cultures on the external information search behaviour of travellers from the European Union (EU) member states existing at the time the data were collected. Statistical information from EUROBAROMETER 48 is examined. EUROBAROMETER 48 is a Standard...

Author(s)
Gursoy, D.; Umbreit, W. T.
Publisher
Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality Management, 2004, 23, 1, pp 55-70
Abstract

This study (1) explores trends in the propensity to take holiday trips abroad in 12 EU countries by comparing data for 1985 and 1997 and (2) finds explanations for the observed development. The study was based on Eurobarometer survey data, which cover 24 907 respondents. Log-linear models show that ...

Author(s)
Toivonen, T.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2004, 10, 4, pp 403-417
Abstract

The use of the Euro along with EU membership has engendered some political, economic and social effects in all over the world as well as in European countries. A review of the literature indicates that there are not much empirical studies specifically addressing the effects of the Euro on the ...

Author(s)
Bahar, O.; Kozak, M.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2006, 54, 3, pp 235-243
Abstract

This article presents the international and domestic diversification of tourist activity. In the former case, it focuses on analyses of the general level of tourist activity, expressed in the 'tourist activity rate', while with regards to the inhabitants of Poland, analyses were conducted on the...

Author(s)
Alejziak, A.
Publisher
Versita, Warsaw, Poland
Citation
Tourism (Warsaw), 2011, 21, 1/2, pp 7-16
Abstract

The tourism industry is undoubtedly affected by the global economic crisis. This study aims to provide a perspective from the point of view of changes occurred in the tourist behaviour in a less-favourable economic environment like the current global economic crisis but also in terms of looking...

Author(s)
Mahika, E. C.; Ditu-Furtuna, C.
Publisher
Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Sibiu, Romania
Citation
Revista Economica, 2012, No.Suppl. 3, pp 245-253
Abstract

This article deals with the research question, if tourism exerts an influence on European identity development and if this often unexplored factor in psephology has a direct or indirect impact on participation at European elections. A theoretical model postulates an influence of three central ...

Author(s)
Bachleitner, R.; Aschauer, W.
Publisher
Lucius & Lucius Verslagsgesellschaft mbH, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
TW Zeitschrift für Tourismuswissenschaft, 2012, 4, 1, pp 57-80
Abstract

This study focuses on Chinese tourists' decision-making behaviour regarding green hotels when visiting countries in the EU. It is hypothesized that tourists' selection process for green hotels is moderated by their self-perceived level of green hotel knowledge. Data for this study were obtained...

Author(s)
Chen, A.; Peng, N.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2012, 39, 4, pp 2211-2219
Abstract

This study assumes that tourists' demand reactions to income and price changes are asymmetric at different phases of the business cycle. In order to test this hypothesis, we analyzed the demand for international tourism in five source markets using a modified growth rate (MGR) model. The empirical...

Author(s)
Smeral, E.; Song HaiYan
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2015, 17, 2, pp 140-150
Abstract

This paper explores how tourists from 165 regions of EU-27 countries cut back their tourism expenditure during the global economic crisis in 2009. Cutbacks in tourism expenditure are divided into two mutually related decisions: Firstly, whether or not the tourists decided to cut back on tourism...

Author(s)
Campos-Soria, J. A.; Inchausti-Sintes, F.; Eugenio-Martin, J. L.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2015, 48, pp 164-173

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