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The significant impact of international tourism in stimulating economic growth is especially important from a policy perspective. For this reason, the relationship between international tourism and economic growth would seem to be an interesting and topical empirical issue. The paper investigates...

Author(s)
Chang ChiaLin; Khamkaew, T.; McAleer, M.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2012, 18, 1, pp 5-41
Abstract

International and domestic tourism are leading economic activities in today's world. Tourism has been known to generate goods and services directly and indirectly, attract foreign currency, stimulate employment and provide opportunities for investment. It has also been recognized as an important...

Author(s)
Chang ChiaLin; Khamkaew, T.; Tansuchat, R.; McAleer, M.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2011, 17, 3, pp 481-507
Abstract

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 compares the impacts of SARS and human deaths arising from Avian Flu on international tourist arrivals to Asia. The effects of SARS and human deaths from Avian Flu are compared directly according to the number of human deaths. The nature of the short run and long run relationship is...

Author(s)
McAleer, M.; Huang BingWen; Kuo, H. I.; Chen ChiChung; Chang ChiaLin
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Environmental Modelling & Software, 2010, 25, 1, pp 100-106
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

The Amazon rainforest is one of the world's greatest natural wonders and holds great importance and significance for the world's environmental balance. Around 60% of the Amazon rainforest is located in the Brazilian territory. The two biggest states of the Amazon region are Amazonas (the upper...

Author(s)
Divino, J. A.; McAleer, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Environmental Modelling & Software, 2009, 24, 12, pp 1411-1419
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

This chapter (i) provides a template for the future analysis of earnings from international tourism, particularly tourism taxes for small island tourism economies (SITEs); (ii) discusses the direct and indirect monetary benefits from international tourism; (iii) highlights tourism taxes in the...

Author(s)
McAleer, M.; Shareef, R.; Veiga, B. da
Publisher
Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham, UK
Citation
Tourism and sustainable economic development: macroeconomic models and empirical methods, 2008, pp 145-164
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.

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