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This study estimates the flow and expenditure effects of the recent increase in Australia's Passenger Movement Charge (PMC), as well as the economic impacts on the Australian economy and the tourism industry. After discussing the nature of the PMC, it outlines the types of industry stakeholder...

Author(s)
Forsyth, P.; Dwyer, L.; Spurr, R.; Pham, T.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2014, 40, pp 126-136
Abstract

The importance of Chinese students in Australia has been largely neglected in the tourism development and place branding of Australia. This study explores the factors that influence Chinese students' word-of-mouth behaviors, as well as other behaviors influencing Australia as a tourism destination. ...

Author(s)
Chen Ning.; Dwyer, L.; Firth, T.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2015, 32, 4, pp 366-381
Abstract

Virtually all destinations seek to increase tourist numbers, pursuing economic maximization strategies. Considerably less attention is paid to optimizing existing tourist systems to create more profitable, stable, resilient and potentially more sustainable entities. While aspects of tourist...

Author(s)
Gössling, S.; Ring, A.; Dwyer, L.; Andersson, A. C.; Hall, C. M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2016, 24, 4, pp 527-548
Abstract

The Australia tourism industry faces challenges associated with a boom in minerals exports. The erosion of the price competitiveness of destination Australia associated with exchange rate appreciation has adversely affected inbound and domestic tourism while generating increased outbound tourism...

Author(s)
Dwyer, L.; Tien Pham; Jago, L.; Bailey, G.; Marshall, J.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2016, 55, 2, pp 233-245
Abstract

Increasingly, developing countries are embracing international tourism as a source of economic growth. Tourism is one of the world's largest economic activities. It is the leading industry in many countries, as well as a substantial source of job creation worldwide. In recent years, three tools of...

Author(s)
Dwyer, L.; Forsyth, P.; Dwyer, W.
Publisher
Centre for Tourism Research & Development, Lucknow, India
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2009, 34, 3, pp 307-318
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Tourism's economic contribution versus economic impact assessment: differing roles for satellite accounts and economic modelling.

Understanding tourism's economic contribution is essential for both practitioners and policy makers. Estimating tourism's economic contribution to a destination (nation or region) requires a different approach than assessing tourism's economic impacts on the destination. Tourism satellite accounts...

Author(s)
Dwyer, L.; Forsyth, P.; Spurr, R.; Thiep Van Ho
ISBN
2008 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845933234)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The mobile internet and social media have changed people's travel behavior. During a journey, tourists generate a large amount of 'digital footprint' that can be used for studying tourist behavior. Exploring tourist spatial behavior based on social media big data is a new research field. Using the ...

Author(s)
Tang Jia; Li JunYi
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of China Tourism Research, 2016, 12, 1, pp 5-23
Abstract

This chapter presents the findings of a study into the economic contribution of tourists with disabilities to the Australian economy. The importance of including economic modelling within the research project is that rudimentary market estimates of tourists with disabilities in Australia were...

Author(s)
Dwyer, L.; Darcy, S.
Publisher
Channel View Publications Ltd, Bristol, UK
Citation
Accessible tourism: concepts and issues, 2011, pp 214-240
Abstract

The pursuit of tourism destination competitiveness (TDC) has become an important consideration for policy makers as a means of growing tourism market share. However, the published research tends to interpret TDC as the combined performance of various destination attributes, thereby overlooking...

Author(s)
Ji MingJie; Li MiMi; King, B.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of China Tourism Research, 2016, 12, 1, pp 24-41
Abstract

This study explores the underlying dimensions of destination competitiveness, analyzing the contributions of government and industry stakeholders in enhancing the competitive position of Serbia on the international tourism market. Exploratory and confirmatory factor analysis were used to explore...

Author(s)
Armenski, T.; Dwyer, L.; Pavluković, V.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2018, 57, 3, pp 384-398

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