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We use the data of total tourism market and 10 major tourism markets in Mauritius to test the validity of tourism-led growth hypothesis in the country for the period 1980-2011. Using causality techniques, we confirm the hypothesis for the total tourism market. However, tourism-led growth exists in...

Author(s)
Solarin, S. A.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2018, 21, 9, pp 964-969
Abstract

One of the major implications of climate change for tourism destinations is the potential impact that mitigation policies aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions from the rapidly growing aviation sector could have on travel costs and tourist mobility. Such impact is particularly salient for...

Author(s)
Gössling, S.; Peeters, P.; Scott, D.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Third World Quarterly, 2008, 29, 5, pp 873-901
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This research aims to (1) study the tourism behavior of senior tourists at Tha Kha Community, (2) study the appropriate tourism industry marketing factors for senior tourists at Tha Kha Community, and (3) study the guideline for slow tourism management for senior tourists at Tha Kha Community. The...

Author(s)
Kongdit, S.; Ratanapongtra, T.
Publisher
Commission on the Geography of Tourism and Leisure and Global Change, International Geographical Union,
Citation
Tourism, Leisure and Global Change, 2017, 4, pp CUHK-73-CUHK-82
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This special issue includes 8 papers, in addition to the introduction, which deal with China's international tourism industry. Topics covered include: the mainland Chinese outbound travel market; the demographics of Chinese visitors to New Zealand; the marketing of China as a destination; tourism ...

Author(s)
Heung, V. C. S.; Zhang HanqinQiu
Publisher
Henry Stewart Publications, London, UK
Citation
Journal of Vacation Marketing, 2001, 8, 1, pp 98 pp.
Abstract

This paper aims to examine the demand for outbound tourism by mainland Chinese residents to 11 international destinations, and provide long-run forecasts up to the year 2020. The empirical results suggest that the income level and the cost of a stay at a tourism destination compared with that of...

Author(s)
Lin ShanShan [Lin, S. S. V. ]; Liu AnYu; Song HaiYan
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2015, 32, 1/2, pp 34-49
Abstract

The article considers the world trends in the development of services market, and it has been determined that the service sector is about 70% of the world's gross domestic product (GDP). It has been noted that the tourism sector is one of the largest in the world economy, and its market in terms of ...

Author(s)
Miroshnyk, M. V.; Maystro, R. G.; Luchnaya, Ye. O.
Publisher
Inzhek Publishing House, Kharkiv, Ukraine
Citation
Business Inform, 2017, No.6, pp 153-158
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The study on cruise tourism is necessary due to the increasing demand for this relatively new form of tourism, one of the megatrends of tourism development. This paper analyzes the main indicators of the global cruise tourism, highlighting the trends in cruises and the evolution of the cruise ...

Author(s)
Tuță, L.; Micu, C.
Publisher
Banat's University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine, Timisoara, Romania
Citation
Lucrări Științifice, Universitatea de Științe Agricole Și Medicină Veterinară a Banatului, Timisoara, Seria I, Management Agricol, 2015, 17, 4, pp 1-6
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This paper examines the trends in tourism flows from the UK to developing countries and presents an overview of the tour operating sector in the UK in order to identify implications for implementing pro-poor tourism. Section 2 of the paper briefly introduces the key issues and key terms by...

Author(s)
Meyer, D.
Publisher
Overseas Development Institute, London, UK
Citation
PPT Working Paper - Pro-Poor Tourism, 2003, No.17, pp 72 pp.
Abstract

In view of the importance and rapid development of China's inbound tourism industry, the issue of planning and developing China's inbound tourism market has become a hot topic in recent years. Narayan originally proposed the convergence hypothesis of the inbound tourism source markets to appraise...

Author(s)
Luo Hao; Zhang YuXuan
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2018, 33, 7, pp 28-39
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Tourism demand often fluctuates as a result of unexpected events, such as natural disasters, epidemics, and changes in economic conditions. This study applied the portfolio theory model to Japan's inbound tourist markets and proposed optimal market shares by nationality. By comparing the growth...

Author(s)
Chen MingHsiang; Jang, S. C.; Peng YuJun
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2011, 50, 6, pp 602-614

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