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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

Industry productivity growth measures the contribution to the growth of the economy that an industry delivers. Benchmarking international tourism destinations in respect of their productivity is often avoided due to the difference in tourism characteristics between destinations. This paper...

Author(s)
Assaf, A. G.; Dwyer, L.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2013, 19, 6, pp 1233-1247
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This study investigated the relationship between the development of tourism industry (ARR), economic growth (GDP) and foreign direct investment (PLA) in 18 major international tourism destinations. Utilizing autoregressive distributed lag (ARDL) methodology; this study finds that there is a long...

Author(s)
Othman, R.; Salleh, N. H. M.; Sarmidi, T.
Publisher
Asian Network for Scientific Information, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
Journal of Applied Sciences, 2012, 12, 12, pp 1245-1254
Abstract

Purpose: Most existing studies on the impact of tourism on economic growth adopt an econometric approach that is insufficient to confirm that tourism actually leads to economic growth. Moreover, it cannot explain the causalities of different variables. Taking Mauritius as an example, this study...

Author(s)
Liu AnYu; Song HaiYan; Blake, A.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, 2018, 30, 11, pp 3229-3249
Abstract

International tourism is recognized to contribute to long-run growth through a whole list of diverse channels. This belief that tourism can cause long-run growth is known in the literature as the 'tourism-led growth hypothesis'. This case study of Brazil can be taken as a specific test for such a...

Author(s)
Brida, J. G.; Punzo, L. F.; Risso, W. A.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2011, 17, 6, pp 1375-1386
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The analysis of tourism behaviour as an outcome of individual decision making has recently been an emerging focus in tourism research. The conventional approach to the analysis of tourism behaviour typically associates a particular choice behaviour with some travel motivations or a priori selected...

Author(s)
Lee HyukJin; Joh ChangHyeon
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2010, 12, 4, pp 487-504
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The paper underlines the importance of applying forecasting methods in estimation of tourism trends. In this respect, two quantitative methods were used: (1) the method of exponential smoothing, through two of its variants: Double Exponential Smoothing and the Holt-Winters Smoothing; and (2) the...

Author(s)
Petrevska, B.
Publisher
University of the Aegean, Chios, Greece
Citation
Tourismos, 2013, 8, 1, pp 199-212
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This paper presents a method of examining the competitiveness of 15 selected Malaysian tourism destinations among domestic and international tourists, and the positioning among them. The data was collected from online and group administered survey using questionnaire instrument, based on 40 ...

Author(s)
Badaruddin Mohamed; Shida Irwana Omar
Publisher
Social Transformation Platform, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of National Symposium on Tourism Research, Penang, Malaysia, 26 July 2008. Designing tourism research for practical applications, 2008, pp 135-142
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Due to the link between expenditure by visitors to a region and regional economic performance, there has been considerable demand for estimates of regional tourism expenditure in Australia. The Bureau of Tourism Research (BTR) has used a modelling approach, in conjunction with data from its...

Author(s)
Johnson, L.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism satellite account: implementation project. Enzo Paci papers on measuring the economic significance of tourism, Volume 2, 2002, pp 43-55
Abstract

Purpose: This study draws on the service-dominant (S-D) logic paradigm to examine value co-creation and co-destruction. As these phenomena are driven by positive and negative "customer-to-customer" (C2C) interactions, this paper aims to examine their influence on tourist perceptions of service...

Author(s)
Luo JiaQi; Wong IpKin [Wong, I. K. A. ]; King, B.; Liu TingChi [Liu, T. C. M. ]; Huang GuoQiong
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, 2019, 31, 3, pp 1309-1329

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