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In recent years, Kenya's tourism has not kept pace with competition. This study attempts to empirically evaluate Kenya's tourist source markets in the light of growing competition for tourists. The paper uses a Constant Market Share (CMS) analysis to decompose growth of tourist arrivals from key...

Author(s)
Njiraini, P.; Mwongera, N.; Kiarie, S. W.; Wang'ombe, H.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2015, 32, 8, pp 971-989
Abstract

Security concerns especially from terrorism events and travel warnings against the country presents a challenge to the tourism industry in Kenya. This study applies the Arellano-Bond difference GMM model to analyze the effects of terrorism and travel warning on demand for tourism in Kenya....

Author(s)
Masinde, B.; Buigut, S.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2018, 23, 2, pp 283-288
Abstract

This article presents an assessment of recent tourism performance in the countries of the Southern African Development Community region, as well as an evaluation of future prospects. It examines growth rates and source markets in developing a profile of current tourism to the region. It identifies...

Author(s)
Cleverdon, R. G.
Publisher
Carfax Publishing, Taylor & Francis Ltd, Basingstoke, UK
Citation
Development Southern Africa, 2002, 19, 1, pp 7-28
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This study investigated the relationship between destination image, overall satisfaction, and visitors' loyalty. Specifically, the influence of overall image on these constructs is examined. A total of 585 international visitors completed a questionnaire at six of the most popular tourist ...

Author(s)
Prayag, G.
Publisher
Hüseyin Yıldırım, Ankara, Turkey
Citation
Anatolia, 2008, 19, 2, pp 205-224
Abstract

This article investigates the statistical properties of the total number of arrivals and departures in Kenya for the time period 1975Q1-2011Q4 by looking at the degree of persistence of the series. We use long range dependence techniques and given the quarterly nature of the series seasonality is...

Author(s)
Gil-Alana, L. A.; Mudida, R.; Pérez de Gracia, F.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2014, 46, pp 89-101
Abstract

This paper uses dynamic panel model to compare the effect of terrorism on developed and emerging country demand for tourism in Kenya. Quarterly data spanning 2010Q1 to 2013Q4, sourced from the Kenyan National Bureau of Statistics, for 27 developed and 34 emerging countries is used. Intensity of...

Author(s)
Buigut, S.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2018, 18, 1, pp 28-37
Abstract

South Africa has experienced a significant increase in tourist arrivals over the past ten years. The challenge is to sustain this growth and therefore it is important to understand the factors that influence inbound tourism to South Africa. The purpose of this article is to identify the various...

Author(s)
Saayman, A.; Saayman, M.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2008, 14, 1, pp 81-96
Abstract

The chapter focuses on the social effects of tourism in Swaziland. In particular, it focuses on the ambiguous status of 'tradition' which simultaneously legitimates the existing political structure and provides a crucial theme in selling the tourist industry, thus contributing to the process of...

Author(s)
Harrison, D.
Publisher
Belhaven Press, London, UK
Citation
Tourism and the less developed countries., 1992, pp 148-162
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Publisher
BTA/ETB Research Services, London, UK
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South Africa: visitor traffic to the UK, a market summary: international passenger survey 1993., 1993, pp 17pp.
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Publisher
BTA/ETB Research Services, London, UK
Citation
South Africa: visitor traffic to the UK, a market summary: international passenger survey., 1992, pp 17pp.

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