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Despite widespread concern about China's air pollution crisis, very few studies have quantitatively explored its impact on China's inbound tourism industry. From a spatial econometric perspective, this paper has quantified the direct, indirect and total effects of air pollution on international ...

Author(s)
Deng Taotao; Li Xin; Ma MuLan
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2017, 22, 7, pp 771-780
Abstract

The introduction of the Individual Visitor Scheme (IVS) in 2003 has been regarded as a pivotal milestone of tourism development in Hong Kong. Introduced with the policy aim of invigorating the ailing local economy suffering from the impacts of an epidemic, the IVS has also sparked exponential rise...

Author(s)
Shen HuaWen; Li Xi; Luo JianMing; Chau KaYin
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2017, 6, 3, pp 166-169
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We propose a multi-scale decomposition-based framework to conduct real-time forecasts with the collected search engine queries in tourism. Findings suggest that the proposed method can identify three components of the search engine data sets. The results also reveal that the forecasting accuracy of ...

Author(s)
Chen Tong; Li Xin
Publisher
Sun Yat-sen University and Washington State University, Guangzhou, China
Citation
Conference proceedings, the 6th Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Marketing and Management Conference, Guangzhou, China, 14-17 July 2016, 2016, pp 82-85
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This study aims to assess Mainland Chinese tourists' satisfaction with the UK and Hong Kong using a Tourist Satisfaction Index (TSI) approach. Based on a survey with Mainland Chinese tourists in the UK who also visited Hong Kong recently, this study computes the overall destination TSIs and...

Author(s)
Li Gang; Song HaiYan; Chen Li [Chen, L. J. ]; Wu ChenGuang [Wu, C. G. D. ]
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of China Tourism Research, 2012, 8, 4, pp 373-394
Abstract

Cultural distance is a key factor in international tourism. This study aims to use the perceptual measure of cultural distance to investigate: (1) the impact of destination familiarity and geographic distance on perceived cultural distance (PCD); and (2) the moderating effect of cultural motivation ...

Author(s)
Liu HongBo; Li Xiang; Cárdenas, D. A.; Yang Yang
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2018, 9, pp 300-309
Abstract

Knowledge dissemination among tourism stakeholders is vital to the overall development of tourism. Yet, this topic has been underinvestigated in past tourism literature. Taking the courses on tourism marketing as an example, this study examined what and how knowledge is being disseminated in the...

Author(s)
Hung Kam; Li, X.; Pan, B.; Petrick, J. F.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2010, 27, 5, pp 519-532
Abstract

The study of annoying tourist behaviors is timely as key destinations in Asia welcome large waves of new arrivals. In this study in Macao, 728 respondents - half of whom were tourists and the other half local residents - provided ratings of the perceived frequency and levels of annoyance of 40...

Author(s)
Loi KimIeng; Pearce, P. L.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of China Tourism Research, 2012, 8, 4, pp 395-416
Abstract

Travel blogs provide a new way of understanding consumers' perceptions on destination and its associated products. The purpose of this study was to examine international tourists' destination image of China as represented in travel blog discourse. Data were obtained from blog entries relating to...

Author(s)
Li, X.; Wang, Y. C.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2011, 28, 7, pp 689-719
Abstract

Over the last decade, the Chinese outbound tourism market has experienced rapid development, and understanding the tourism motivations of this growth market is critical to understanding their decision-making processes and tourism behaviors. By reviewing the literature on tourism motivations and...

Author(s)
Jiang Shan; Scott, N.; Ding PeiYi; Zou TongQian [Zou, T. Q. T. ]
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of China Tourism Research, 2012, 8, 4, pp 359-372
Abstract

This study aims to explain tourist happiness by examining a specific destination in which happiness is generated for tourists via their travel behavior at the destination. Building upon the spillover theory of happiness, we developed a destination-based model of tourist happiness, which is shaped...

Author(s)
Chen Yong; Li Xiang
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2018, 65, pp 256-266

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