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Tropical rainforests face a number of pressures ranging from urban settlement to climate change to outright clearing for timber. In many areas where rainforests have been protected under national law, or in some cases international covenants such as World Heritage, tourism has emerged as a new...

Author(s)
Prideaux, B.; McNamara, K. E.; Thompson, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Ecotourism, 2012, 11, 2, pp 102-117
Abstract

The purpose of this article is to model and forecast the seasonal variation, the fluctuations in tourist numbers from season to season in Australian inbound holiday tourism, using climate variables such as maximum temperature, humidity, and hours of sunshine. For estimation purposes this study uses ...

Author(s)
Kulendran, N.; Dwyer, L.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2012, 17, 2, pp 121-137
Abstract

This paper describes the outbound tourism market of Australia, based on data for the period 1990-99 from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. After an introduction and a brief overview of international tourism, the paper describes: the characteristics of outbound travel (destination, purpose of...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Special Report - World Tourism Organization, 2000, No.5, pp 39 pp.
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This study analyses Chinese views of seven selected long-haul holiday destinations using secondary data from the 2008 China survey of the Global Tourism Watch market research program commissioned by the Canadian Tourism Commission. Results indicate that Mainland Chinese travellers considered...

Author(s)
Yun DongKoo; Joppe, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of China Tourism Research, 2011, 7, 4, pp 459-489
Abstract

International tourism demand, which is typically measured as tourist arrivals, to Australia has experienced dramatic fluctuations in recent years due to changes in the economic, financial and political environment. However, variations in tourism demand, specifically the conditional variance, or...

Author(s)
Chan, F.; Lim, C.; McAleer, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2005, 26, 3, pp 459-471
Abstract

The purpose of this research was to model and forecast the number of foreign tourist arrivals (from Australia, China, and Japan) to Bali using vector autoregressive (VAR) method. The estimated VAR model obtained to forecast the number of foreign tourists to Bali is the sixth order VAR (VAR(6))....

Author(s)
Ranangga, T. G. S.; Sumarjaya, I. W.; Srinadi, I. G. A. M.
Publisher
Universitas Udayana, Badung-Bali, Indonesia
Citation
E-Jurnal Matematika, 2018, 7, 2, pp 157-164
Abstract

This chapter examines the demand for Australian inbound tourism, domestic tourism, and outbound tourism in recent years. It is revealed that significant inbound tourism volumes remain out of reach for Australia (due to its distance from major generating markets), leaving domestic tourism as the...

Author(s)
Cooper, C.; Ruhanen, L.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Oceania: a tourism handbook, 2004, pp 17-34
Abstract

As tourism forecasts are obtained based on past observations, an historical analysis of Japan's postwar economic success, social factors, and the national government's institutional policies and reforms can help to provide a better understanding of the growth in Japanese outbound travel and the...

Author(s)
Lim, C.; McAleer, M.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2005, 43, 4, pp 414-421
Abstract

This report presents information on outbound tourism from Australia and New Zealand in recent years ending in 2010, including data on arrivals and the major destinations. Data are also presented on market characteristics, including pre-booking behaviour, visitor demographics, purpose of visit,...

Author(s)
Shore, S.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2011, No.17, pp iii + 37 pp.
Abstract

Data on international tourist arrivals, hotel occupancy rates, and economic impacts, among others, are presented, whenever available, for several sports tourism events. These events include: the 1992 Barcelona Olympics; the 1998 FIFA World Cup in France; Euro 2000 in the Netherlands and Belgium;...

Author(s)
McKelvie, J.; McKelvie, R.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2004, No.17, pp 1-46

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