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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

This paper provides models of international tourism demand for four destination countries (the Bahamas, Barbados, Jamaica and St Lucia) in the Caribbean region, where visitor arrivals are mainly from Canada, Germany, the UK and the USA. The authors use a less restrictive econometric technique -...

Author(s)
Onafowora, O. A.; Owoye, O.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2012, 18, 1, pp 159-180
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

Many developing countries are now suffering from rather large regional development gaps. Can tourism promote balanced regional development (BRD) and so narrow such gaps? This study empirically examines and compares the impact of both international and domestic tourism on China's regional...

Author(s)
Goh, C.; Li, H. Y.; Zhang Qiu
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2015, 21, 2, pp 369-386
Abstract

This paper aims to investigate the effects of economic uncertainty on the Japanese tourists who travelled to the United States (USA) over the period 1996Q1-2015Q1. To achieve this aim, for the first time the Economic Policy Uncertainty index has been used as an independent variable in international ...

Author(s)
Ongan, S.; Gozgor, G.
Publisher
Wiley, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2018, 20, 3, pp 308-316
Abstract

Tourist seasonality is one of the main imbalances in the mass destinations. This article seeks to provide more information on seasonality through an analysis of the situation in Catalonia, the most important Spanish region with respect to international tourism. This work focuses on a specific...

Author(s)
Turrión-Prats, J.; Duro, J. A.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2017, 23, 4, pp 846-853
Abstract

The Life Cycle (LC) approach is a useful tool for analysing the development of destinations and market segments. The Island of Sardinia (Italy) highlights the usefulness of the LC approach using tourism demand and supply. An econometric and a descriptive approach have detected heterogeneities...

Author(s)
Pulina, M.; Biagi, B.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Policy, 2010, 3, 3, pp 237-256
Abstract

This article explores whether the determinants of international tourism demand differ by states and territories in Australia. This is the first attempt at econometric modelling of international tourism demand in the states and territories of Australia. A demand model is specified where...

Author(s)
Muhammad Shafiullah; Luke Emeka Okafor; Usman Khalid
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2019, 25, 2, pp 274-296
Abstract

This study concerns decision timing in international tourism; that is, the amount of time that elapses between a decision being made to visit a foreign country and the trip actually taking place. In particular, the focus is on differences in decision times among tourists of different nationalities. ...

Author(s)
Thrane, C.; Farstad, E.; Dybedal, P.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2014, 20, 2, pp 227-240

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