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Since the 1950s Mexico has developed its international tourism market on a mass tourism model. Tourism is of significant importance to the Mexican economy, accounting for 7.7% of GDP and 5.4% of jobs in 2004. Mexico benefits from a perception that it is a "safe" destination, a consideration that...

Author(s)
Hiernaux, D.
Publisher
Téoros, Universite de Que bec à Montréal, Montréal, Canada
Citation
Téoros, Revue de Recherche en Tourisme, 2007, 26, 1, pp 15-20
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The growth and expansion of tourism worldwide has made the activity a relevant element in developing countries' economies with important cultural and natural features forming valuable tourist assets. The combination of these elements has led to the incorporation of tourism into the international...

Author(s)
Brito, G. M. W.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2018, 16, 2, pp 501-522
Abstract

This special issue includes nine papers dealing with outstanding areas of interest at the level of tourism research, both from the professional and academic perspectives in the Ibero-American region. Topics covered are quite varied, including wine tourism initiatives rising in Mexico, cruise ...

Author(s)
Artal-Tur, A.; Correia, A.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Anatolia, 2019, 30, 2, pp 175-278
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Tourism is an important engine for economic growth and countries' development. Tourism activities have a great impact on Mexico and Uruguay, and in this paper, the authors measure tourism demand. They study the relationship between the number of USA tourists for Mexico and Argentinean tourists for...

Author(s)
Mordecki, G.; Leiva, A.; Desplas, N.
Publisher
Eastern Mediterranean University and Washington State University, Famagusta, Cyprus
Citation
Conference proceedings, 7th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing & Management (AHTMM) Conference, Famagusta, Cyprus, 10-15 July 2017, 2017, pp 73-86
Abstract

This paper examines the empirical validity of the tourism-led growth hypothesis in the top ten tourist destinations in the world (China, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Russia, Spain, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States) using the quantile-on-quantile (QQ) approach and a new index of...

Author(s)
Shahzad, S. J. H.; Shahbaz, M.; Ferrer, R.; Kumar, R. R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2017, 60, pp 223-232
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The main objective of this paper is to estimate the tourism demand for Mexico and Uruguay, two very different countries, but for both of which tourism is an important activity, and mainly originating from a large neighbor. We try to analyze whether the determinants of tourism demand differ...

Author(s)
Mordecki, G.; Leiva, A. C.; Puel, N. D.
Publisher
Associação Nacional de Pesquisa e Pós-Graduação em Turisme (ANPTUR), Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Pesquisa em Turismo, 2019, 13, 3, pp 161-182
Abstract

The development of tourism activity is closely related to the attractiveness of tourist destinations. That is why, when analyzing the link between agriculture and tourism, it is possible to identify the potential that it has to offer in the tourist market. Thus, the objective of this paper was to...

Author(s)
Velázquez Castro, J. A.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Agrícolas, 2018, 9, 7, pp 1494-1507
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Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to explore how Americans choose a country and medical facility to travel abroad for medical treatment based on the following factors country environment, tourism destination, medical tourism costs and medical facilities and services....

Author(s)
Collins, A.; Medhekar, A.; Wong HoYin; Cobanoglu, C.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Tourism Review, 2019, 74, 3, pp 463-479
Abstract

Agritourism can act as an engine for regional economic development. Since its implementation generates many positive externalities, it makes a powerful tool for development and cultural diffusion. Properly trained and organized farmers can find in this type of tourism new prospects to develop and...

Author(s)
Morales Zamorano, L. A.; Cabral Martell, A.; Aguilar Valdes, A.; Velzasco Aucly, L.; Holguin Moreno, O.
Publisher
Sociedad Mexicana de Administracion Agropecuario, Laguna, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Agronegocios, 2015, 19, 37, pp 185-196
Abstract

Agrotourism is a complementary activity and a strategy in agriculture to strengthen the development of rural communities due to its capacity to generate non-agricultural incomes for peasant families. It integrates economic aspects, of conservation of natural resources, social and cultural aspects,...

Author(s)
Galán-Cuevas, G. E.; Castañeda-Hidalgo, E.; Juárez-Sánchez, J. P.; Lozano-Trejo, S.; Santiago-Martínez, G. M.; Pérez-León, M. I.
Publisher
Agricultura, Sociedad y Desarrollo, Montecillo, Mexico
Citation
Agricultura, Sociedad y Desarrollo, 2019, 16, 2, pp 219-237

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