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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

Cointegration tests have become very popular in empirical analyses of the tourism-led growth hypothesis (TLGH). They were first introduced into the literature on tourism economics by Balaguer and Cantavella-Jordá, and then were made popular by many researchers attempting to assess the causal...

Author(s)
Brida, J. G.; Giuliani, D.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2013, 19, 4, pp 745-760
Abstract

This study presents the current state of tourism research in China by reviewing the information in 129 articles published in 2015 in Tourism Tribune as China's most representative tourism research publication outlet. Tourist behavior, destination image, tourism economic issues, and tourism...

Author(s)
Huang SongShan; Chen GangHua
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2016, 20, pp 10-18
Abstract

As China's research institutions go from strength to strength and scholars' scientific research capabilities improve in recent years, the academic results of Chinese scholars have also gained international influence. As an important way for researchers to showcase and disseminate their research...

Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2018, 33, 12, pp 121-133
Abstract

This paper explains the rationale behind a tourism marketing strategy prepared for Scotland, as an example of a small-nation destination. In 1985, a typical international tourist to Scotland would have been be described as 'American, over-50 and interested in heritage', whereas today the typical ...

Author(s)
Yeoman, I.; Greenwood, C.; McMahon-Beattie, U.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Futures (Oxford), 2009, 41, 6, pp 387-395
Abstract

A vector error correction model (VECM) was used to determine short- and long-term relationships of the number of international tourists visiting Nepal during 1962-2012 with gross domestic product (GDP) per capita in China, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, the UK, and the USA; exchange rate of Nepalese...

Author(s)
Pokharel, R.; Poudel, J.; Grala, R. K.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Policy, 2018, 8, 1, pp 18-41
Abstract

By applying the methodological framework of transition modeling and econometric convergence tests introduced by Phillips and Sul, we reveal the existence of convergence clubs and transition convergence paths of international visitor arrivals for Australia. Specifically, by using monthly data of...

Author(s)
Kourtzidis, S. A.; Tzeremes, P.; Tzeremes, N. G.; Heryán, T.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2018, 24, 7, pp 901-907
Abstract

This report provides an overview of the driving tourism sector in North America. Information is presented on: the highway system; international tourist arrivals; domestic travel; car ownership versus car rental; the market factors affecting driving holidays; cross-border travel and its relation to...

Author(s)
Loverseed, H.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2013, No.18, pp 37 pp.
Abstract

This paper examines the value of short-duration cultural festivals as tourist attractions, with special emphasis on their role in attracting and retaining international tourists. The study examined visitors (n=314) to three festivals held in Hong Kong during spring 2004. Relatively few tourists...

Author(s)
McKercher, B.; Mei WanSze; Tse, T. S. M.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2006, 14, 1, pp 55-66
Abstract

This study evaluates whether modelling the existing common trends in tourist arrivals from all visitor markets to a specific destination can improve tourism predictions. While most tourism forecasting research focuses on univariate methods, we compare the performance of three different Artificial...

Author(s)
Claveria, O.; Monte, E.; Torra, S.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2015, 16, pp 116-122

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