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The western region is the poorest area of China, and much needs to be done to lift poorer families in the region out of poverty. The western region is an area of natural beauty and it possesses rich tourism resources. Therefore, it has an intrinsic comparative advantage and it can exploit its...

Author(s)
Yang Xia; Liu XiaoYing
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2013, 28, 6, pp 47-55
Abstract

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

Drawing on domestic tourism revenue data from 1994 to 2011 and international tourism revenue data from 1978 to 2011, we will use a dual-stage Markov regime switching model to identify and characterize the multi-stage process of growth in Chinas tourism industry. Our objective in this study is to...

Author(s)
Sui JianLi; Liu JinQuan; Yan Chao
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2013, 28, 7, pp 22-32
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Mass tourism and China.

This chapter describes mass tourism as it relates to China. As the first section of this chapter indicates, it is not solely the numbers of domestic, outbound and inbound tourists that are large, but also the rate of growth. The chapter then provides a brief background to that growth, noting in...

Author(s)
Ryan, C.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648545)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

International and domestic tourism are leading economic activities in today's world. Tourism has been known to generate goods and services directly and indirectly, attract foreign currency, stimulate employment and provide opportunities for investment. It has also been recognized as an important...

Author(s)
Chang ChiaLin; Khamkaew, T.; Tansuchat, R.; McAleer, M.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2011, 17, 3, pp 481-507
Abstract

The study evaluated images of tourism destinations in diverse culture and nature destinations in Nigeria. 880 domestic and foreign tourists were surveyed by systematic random sampling. The study employed colour photographs and structured questionnaires to evaluate the destination preferences and...

Author(s)
Awaritefe, O. D.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2004, 52, 3, pp 235-254
Abstract

Using panel data from 225 cities in China over the 2002-2012 period along with dynamic panel data models, this study aims to quantify the impact of attraction agglomeration (AA) on the appeal of a destination at the macrolevel. The study results show that the agglomeration of natural and cultural...

Author(s)
Zhou Bo; Qu HaiLin; Li NingQiao
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2016, 22, 6, pp 1245-1260
Abstract

This compendium (the 13th edition) provides statistical information on tourism in 210 countries and territories around the world. Statistical data (covering the years 2004-08) on individual countries are grouped under: inbound tourism; domestic tourism; outbound tourism; tourism industries; and...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Compendium of Tourism Statistics: Data 2004-2008, 2010, pp xi + 327 pp.
Abstract

This chapter serves as an introduction to a book that employs a multi-discursive approach to the study of tourism in the Middle East. It discusses: marginalization and qualification processes in constructing heritage places and emerging tourist sites; the heritage industry and the Kan Zaman genre...

Author(s)
Daher, R. F.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Tourism in the Middle East: continuity, change and transformation, 2006, pp 1-69
Abstract

This study evaluates images of tourism destinations in diverse cultures and nature destinations in Nigeria amongst 880 domestic and foreign tourists surveyed by systematic random sampling. Colour photographs and structured questionnaires were employed to evaluate the destination preferences and...

Author(s)
Awaritefe, O. D.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2005, 8, 5, pp 363-393

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