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The phenomenon of seasonality from the demand side is explored through a case study of Bornholm, Denmark. Data collected over the period July 1995 to June 1996 is used in the analysis. This yielded a sample of 197 000 during the main season (July and August), 129 000 during the shoulder months...

Author(s)
Lundtorp, S.; Rassing, C. R.; Wanhill, S.
Citation
Tourism Economics, 1999, 5, 1, pp 49-68
Abstract

This article reviews the principles by which tourism should be taxed and focuses on the different rates of value added tax (VAT) in a European context. Using Denmark as a case example, a simulation exercise is carried out to examine the hotel sector's claim that a more efficient and equitable...

Author(s)
Jensen, T. C.; Wanhill, S.
Publisher
Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2002, 23, 1, pp 67-79
Abstract

The empirical results from a forecasting competition show that the unrestricted vector autoregressive model is likely to generate the most accurate forecasts of international tourist expenditure in Denmark. This model is therefore estimated (using data for 1969-99) and is used to generate tourism...

Author(s)
Witt, S. F.; Song HaiYan; Wanhill, S.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2004, 10, 2, pp 167-176
Abstract

This chapter proposes a demand-based Tourism Area Life Cycle (TALC) model. By taking the number of tourists as a measure of the time path of the model, it examines the theoretical underpinnings of the cycle from the visitor perspective. The model is tested through a time series analysis of the...

Author(s)
Lundtorp, S.; Wanhill, S.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
The tourism area life cycle, Volume 2: conceptual and theoretical issues, 2005, pp 138-149
Abstract

This paper focuses on support mechanisms to develop small and medium-sized tourism enterprises in Europe's higher latitudes, and presents a longitudinal study of 8 small businesses in northern Sweden that received technical support under a four-year project (the Arjeplog Project) to upgrade the...

Author(s)
Nilsson, P. Ǻ.; Petersen, T.; Wanhill, S.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Service Industries Journal, 2005, 25, 4, pp 579-599