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Aims: To ascertain the laws and policies of selected high income countries, with respect to the disposition of their citizens seeking assisted reproductive technologies (ARTs) internationally. Study Design: Literature review. Methodology: PubMed, Scopus and Google of various ART terms with terms...

Author(s)
Deonandan, R.; Bente, A.
Publisher
SCIENCEDOMAIN International, New Delhi, India
Citation
British Journal of Medicine and Medical Research, 2014, 4, 1, pp 225-236
Abstract

Shopping is perhaps the most universal of tourist activities. Tourists form a separate retailing segment from the general population and place importance on different products and product attributes, contributing billions of dollars each year for both the private and public sector by which retail...

Author(s)
Murphy, L.; Benckendorff, P.; Moscardo, G.; Pearce, P.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, London, UK
Citation
Tourist shopping villages: forms and functions, 2010, pp 272 pp.
Abstract

Tourism competitiveness indexes are developed to show how the price of the ground component of a typical visit to Australia differs for tourists by country of origin using data on 255 separate categories including the price of goods and services within the country along with the cost of travel to...

Publisher
Canberra, Australia
Citation
Occasional Paper - Department of Industry, Science and Tourism, 1996, No. 4, pp 5-31
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The law of tort and its relevance for risk management.

This chapter examines the concept of tort and its importance in risk management, particularly in the tourism, leisure and sports industries. The necessity for students and practitioners to understand tort is stressed and an additional insight is given into why risk is often considered in asymmetric ...

Author(s)
Piekarz, M. J.; Jenkins, I. S.; Mills, P. F.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644493)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Risk and safety management.

This chapter focuses on safety risk management, particularly in the tourism, leisure and sports industries. The legal compliance to engage with risk and hazard management is examined in relation to health and safety legislation from around the world. It is illustrated that the engagement with risk...

Author(s)
Piekarz, M. J.; Jenkins, I. S.; Mills, P. F.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644493)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Some authors and researchers have argued that tour guides are well-placed to foster sustainable tourism outcomes by, for example, communicating about and connecting clients with the natural and cultural environment and its values (via nature and heritage interpretation), and conveying, monitoring...

Author(s)
Weiler, B.; Kim KyoungJin [Kim, K. J. A. ]
Publisher
Centre for Tourism Research & Development, Lucknow, India
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2011, 36, 2, pp 113-125
Abstract

This book examines how leading economic countries use sport business, particularly individual sports events (such as the Olympics or FIFA Men's or Women's World Cup) as well as participant sport, in comprehensive plans toward driving and furthering economic development, raising brand awareness...

Author(s)
Zhang, J. J.; Huang HaiYan; Nauright, J.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Sport business in leading economies, 2017, pp 544 pp.
Abstract

Ecotourism has some of its programmes and initiatives influenced by the philanthropic behaviour of its constituents. Philanthropic behaviour is demonstrated through the contributions of time or charitable donations. In Kenya, philanthropic behaviour has been instrumental in generating revenue for...

Author(s)
Barnes, M. L.; Eagles, P.
Publisher
Centre for Tourism Research & Development, Lucknow, India
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2004, 29, 3, pp 35-38
Abstract

The official forecasts of overseas visitor arrivals in New Zealand to 1994 show continued growth. If growth continues at 7%-8% per annum, a forecast of 2 million visitors in 2000 is possible. The three markets most responsible for the expected increase in 1990 are Australia, the UK and Germany....

Author(s)
Lim, E.
Publisher
New Zealand Tourist and Publicity Department, Wellington, New Zealand
Citation
NZTP Economic Research Series, 1990, No. 1, pp 163pp.
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Cover for Contemporary trends in international tourism and travel for older adults.

This chapter examines the population growth of older people in selected countries throughout the world, and explores the growth in domestic and international travel by older people. The tourism and leisure-related behaviour of older people in USA, Canada, Australia, Europe, UK, Germany, Japan,...

Author(s)
Patterson, I.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930653)
Type
Book chapter

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