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Peru is a South American country that is divided into two parts by the Andes Mountains. The rich historical, cultural and geographic diversity has led to the inclusion of ten Peruvian sites on UNESCO's World Heritage List. For the potentially negative impacts of mass tourism on the environment, and ...

Author(s)
Divino, J. A.; McAleer, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management, 2010, 31, 6, pp 846-854
Abstract

This paper investigates the impacts of avian flu on global and Asian tourism using panel data procedures. Both static and dynamic fixed effects panel data models are adopted to estimate the impacts of this infectious disease. The empirical results from static and dynamic fixed effects panel data...

Author(s)
Kuo HsiaoI; Chang ChiaLin; Huang BingWen; Chen ChiChung; McAleer, M.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2009, 15, 3, pp 501-511
Abstract

In this paper we provide an alternative approach to analyze the demand for international tourism in the Balearic Islands, Spain, by using a neural network model that incorporates time-varying conditional volatility. We consider daily air passenger arrivals to Palma de Mallorca, Ibiza and Mahon,...

Author(s)
Medeiros, M. C.; McAleer, M.; Slottje, D.; Ramos, V.; Rey-Maquieira, J.
Publisher
North-Holland, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Econometrics, 2008, 147, 2, pp 372-383
Abstract

International travel and tourism are among the most dynamic sectors in the modern economy. The phenomenal growth in international tourist arrivals has significantly outpaced global economic growth over the previous five decades, with particularly strong growth in the Asia and Pacific regions. Among ...

Author(s)
Lim, C.; Min, J. C. H.; McAleer, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2008, 29, 6, pp 1099-1109
Abstract

The purpose of the paper is to analyse seasonal changes in tourism demand by New Zealand's major tourist source market, Australia, for the period 1979-2005. A time series regression model is used to test the significance of monthly seasonality. By examining sub-periods that are based on major...

Author(s)
Lim, C.; McAleer, M.
Publisher
Centre for Tourism Research & Development, Lucknow, India
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2008, 33, 1, pp 83-91
Abstract

The main contributions of this monograph are as follows. First, the importance of conditional volatility in monthly international tourist arrivals and country risk returns is examined and modelled, and the macroeconomic implications for small island tourism economies (SITEs) are appraised. Second,...

Author(s)
Shareef, R.; Hoti, S.; McAleer, M.
Publisher
Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham, UK
Citation
The economics of small island tourism: international demand and country risk analysis, 2008, pp xvi + 332 pp.
Abstract

As tourism forecasts are obtained based on past observations, an historical analysis of Japan's postwar economic success, social factors, and the national government's institutional policies and reforms can help to provide a better understanding of the growth in Japanese outbound travel and the...

Author(s)
Lim, C.; McAleer, M.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2005, 43, 4, pp 414-421
Abstract

This chapter shows how the generalized autoregressive conditional heteroscedasticity (GARCH) model can be used to measure the conditional volatility in monthly international tourist arrivals to three small island tourism economies (SITEs), namely, Barbados, Cyprus and Fiji. The sample periods for...

Author(s)
Chan, F.; Hoti, S.; McAleer, M.; Shareef, R.
Publisher
Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK
Citation
The economics of tourism and sustainable development, 2005, pp 30-55
Abstract

International tourism demand, which is typically measured as tourist arrivals, to Australia has experienced dramatic fluctuations in recent years due to changes in the economic, financial and political environment. However, variations in tourism demand, specifically the conditional variance, or...

Author(s)
Chan, F.; Lim, C.; McAleer, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2005, 26, 3, pp 459-471
Abstract

Small island tourism economies (SITEs) vary in their size, land area, location, narrow resource bases, economic development, overwhelming reliance on tourism and consistent inflow of foreign direct investment for economic growth. Small island tourism economics differ in their ethnic diversity,...

Author(s)
Shareef, R.; McAleer, M.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2005, 7, 6, pp 313-333

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