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This volume presents an analysis of the most recent trends in international tourism worldwide up to 2003. Trends in inbound tourist arrivals and receipts, origin and destination of international tourists, air transport and airport passenger traffic, the meetings market, and accommodation, are...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism market trends: world overview and tourism topics, 2003 edition, 2004, pp 176 pp.
Abstract

An analysis is presented of the most recent trends in international tourism in the world up to 2001. The analysis covers: international tourist arrivals; international tourism receipts; origin and destination; the tourism sectors (air transport, cruises, accommodation); and short- and long-term...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism market trends: World overview and tourism topics - 2002 edition, 2002, pp xxvi + 144 pp.
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
Abstract

There is a growing gap between tourism's rapidly growing greenhouse gas emissions and the sector's 'aspirational' emission reduction targets as well as the international policy consensus to reduce emissions from this and all other sectors of the economy. The transport component is the largest GHG...

Author(s)
Gössling, S.; Scott, D.; Hall, C. M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2015, 46, pp 203-212
AbstractFull Text

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
Abstract

This paper analyses the influence of source-destination proximity on the relationship between three key determinants of foreign tourist arrival and inbound international tourist volume in India. The data have been collected for top 11 source countries for a period of 1992-2013. By classifying...

Author(s)
Mishra, S. S.; Vishal Bansal
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2017, 22, 5, pp 540-553
Abstract

Growing acceptance and concern about anthropogenic climate change is beginning to influence tourists' travel practices, with a hardening of attitudes towards long-haul aviation now evident in a number of key European outbound tourism markets. This raises timely questions as to whether or not the...

Author(s)
Reis, A. C.; Higham, J. E. S.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2017, 42, 1, pp 59-71
Abstract

In this paper we provide an alternative approach to analyze the demand for international tourism in the Balearic Islands, Spain, by using a neural network model that incorporates time-varying conditional volatility. We consider daily air passenger arrivals to Palma de Mallorca, Ibiza and Mahon,...

Author(s)
Medeiros, M. C.; McAleer, M.; Slottje, D.; Ramos, V.; Rey-Maquieira, J.
Publisher
North-Holland, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Econometrics, 2008, 147, 2, pp 372-383
Abstract

A key stakeholder in the tourism industry in any country is the air transport sector. It is a very crucial part of the infrastructure needed for tourism development. Today it has become an area for policy analysis and strategies in managing sustainable tourism development in developing economies. ...

Author(s)
Spillane, J. J.; Massawe, D.
Publisher
Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management, St. Augustine University of Tanzania, Mwanza, Tanzania
Citation
Eastern African Journal of Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism, 2013, 1, 2, pp 56-71
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Introduction.

This chapter presents an overview of the early development of tourism and tour operators. It highlights the fundamental conditions for tourism demand, the early modes of transportation, the rise of air travel, the developments and expansion of tourism as ease of access improved, the patterns of...

Author(s)
Holland, J.; Leslie, D.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648231)
Type
Book chapter

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