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In the age of rapid technological progress, the area of product liability has received more attention for ethicists and lawyers. The key to resolution of disputes is proving a cause and effect relationship. In the global tourism industry, the air travel now involves very sophisticated aircraft that ...

Author(s)
Lubowa, D.
Publisher
Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management, St. Augustine University of Tanzania, Mwanza, Tanzania
Citation
Eastern African Journal of Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism, 2019, 6, 1, pp 60-89
Abstract

As transportation is essential for tourism development, effectively utilizing its perishable resources has become an important issue. This study aims to analyse the relationship between airline fares and using conditions from the perspective of millennial tourists and taking the Taipei-Tokyo market ...

Author(s)
Tsai TsungHsien; Chen ChienMin
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2019, 22, 3, pp 265-275
Abstract

We present a theoretical model (adapted from the structural gravity model by Anderson and van Wincoop, American Economic Review, 93, 2003, 170) to capture the effects of terrorism on air passenger traffic between nations affected by terrorism. We then use equations derived from this model, in...

Author(s)
Devashish Mitra; Pham, C. S.; Subhayu Bandyopadhyay
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
World Economy, 2018, 41, 11, pp 2852-2882
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Introduction.

This chapter presents an overview of the early development of tourism and tour operators. It highlights the fundamental conditions for tourism demand, the early modes of transportation, the rise of air travel, the developments and expansion of tourism as ease of access improved, the patterns of...

Author(s)
Holland, J.; Leslie, D.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648231)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Prior studies have not extensively researched and explored the key determinants (aviation and tourism attributes) that could affect Hong Kong's competitiveness as a transit hub for international visitors using Hong Kong as a stopover to Chinese cities when travelling by air. This study adds to that ...

Author(s)
Tsui KanWaiHong; Yuen ChiLok [Yuen, C. L. A. ]; Fung MichaelKaYiu
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2018, 21, 11, pp 1260-1284
Abstract

One way of looking at the flow of tourists is to view it as trade flow, analyzing people rather than goods or services. This research applies a gravity model to estimate tourist flows as a function of distance and economics as well as market size. The explanatory variables account for gross...

Author(s)
Kristjánsdóttir, H.
Publisher
SciTechnol, Los Angeles, USA
Citation
Journal of Tourism Research & Hospitality, 2017, 6, 2, pp 1000165
AbstractFull Text

Recent trends in transport and communication infrastructures have had a profound impact on the tourism industry. Despite the growing number and importance of online travel agencies and travel metasearch sites tourism literature addressing this issue is very scarce. This paper aims to examine the...

Author(s)
Dudás, G.; Boros, L.; Vida, G.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2017, 65, 2, pp 187-203
Abstract

The spat between the three United States carriers - American, Delta and United Airlines on the one hand and the carriers of the United Arab Emirates on the other - where the former accused the latter of unfair practices buffered by state aid and allegedly practiced under an open skies agreement...

Author(s)
Abeyratne, R.
Publisher
Estey Centre for Law and Economics in International Trade, Saskatoon, Canada
Citation
Estey Journal of International Law and Trade Policy, 2017, 18, 2, pp 126-141
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The first part of the paper gives basic information concerning nautical tourism in Croatia. The significance of nautical tourism for the economy of the country is presented, as well as model of tourism management. Also an offer for sailors including natural assets and infrastructure (mainly...

Author(s)
Łapko, A.
Publisher
Uniwersytet Szczeciński, Szczecin, Poland
Citation
Ekonomiczne Problemy Turystyki, 2017, No.3, pp 129-140
AbstractFull Text

Although the tourism industry has been of great importance for the Mexican economy in recent years, the socio-environmental impact of this economic activity is high. This article explores a particular aspect of the environmental effect of tourism: the carbon footprint produced by international...

Author(s)
Peniche Camps, S.; Laure, A.; Cázares, L.
Publisher
Universidade de Alicante, Alicante, Spain
Citation
Investigaciones Turísticas, 2017, No.14, pp 45-62

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