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This paper examines the similarities and differences in demand for coastal and marine tourism activities and experiences from three European markets. Long-haul travellers from the United Kingdom and Germany in 1996 (n=1200) and The Netherlands in 1993 (n=1125) were studied using archival survey...

Author(s)
Moscardo, G.; Pearce, P.; Green, D.; O'Leary, J. T.
Publisher
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2001, 9, 3, pp 212-227
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The purpose of this study is to model and empirically test international tourism demand for Turkey. For this purpose, panel co-integration and panel fully modified ordinary least squares (FMOLS) methods are employed for nine top tourist-generating countries. The results indicate that there is a...

Author(s)
Dogru, T.; Sirakaya-Turk, E.; Uysal, M.
Publisher
EuroCHRIE,
Citation
32nd EuroCHRIE conference "Hospitality and Tourism Futures", Dubai 6-9 October 2014, 2014, pp 40
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We propose the use of a tool recently introduced by Gayer (2010), known as the "economic climate tracer", to analyze and monitor the cyclical evolution of tourism source markets to Portugal. Considering the period 1987-2015, we evaluate how tourism to Portugal has been affected by economic cycles....

Author(s)
Andraz, J. M.; Rodrigues, P. M. M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2016, 56, pp 1-7
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This study examines the relationship between business and tourism demand cycles in Aruba and Barbados during 1970-2015. The study uses a 2SLS method and is grounded in the output gap approach. The results indicate that business cycles explain nearly 49% of tourism demand flows to Aruba and nearly...

Author(s)
Croes, R.; Ridderstaat, J.; Rivera, M.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2018, 57, 4, pp 419-436
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Structural equation modelling is used to analyse quarterly tourist flow data from the UK to seven major destinations (France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal and Spain) over the period 1978 to 1995, where the visit data are disaggregated into holiday, business and VFR (visiting...

Author(s)
Turner, L. W.; Reisinger, Y.; Witt, S. F.
Citation
Tourism Economics, 1998, 4, 4, pp 301-323
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This article addresses tourist demand during the persisting economic downturn between 2008 and 2013, within the context of expenditures on other consumer goods, taking into account different types of vacations and focusing on the "why" of the development of this demand over time. The research...

Author(s)
Bronner, F.; Hoog, R. de
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2016, 55, 2, pp 190-204
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Efforts to design and communicate sustainable tourism products have been based on the premise of explicit market demand for sustainability. This study tests whether it is possible to design mainstream sustainable tourism products that circumvent customer scrutiny of their sustainability features,...

Author(s)
Font, X.; English, R.; Gkritzali, A.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2018, 26, 10, pp 1651-1667
Abstract

This chapter first reviews the literature on tourism demand, and the few studies that look into the relationship between climate and tourism. The chapter then analyses international tourist flows, to explore the sensitivity of tourism to climate in general. First, all tourist arrivals (for the...

Author(s)
Lise, W.; Tol, R. S. J.
Publisher
Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham, UK
Citation
Climate change in the Mediterranean: socio-economic perspectives of impacts, vulnerability and adaptation, 2003, pp 290-318
Abstract

Economizing and spending priorities on different types of vacations are investigated during two periods: an economic downturn and returning prosperity. Two nation-wide samples of vacationers are used: one during a downturn, the other one at the start of the recovery period. Through comparing the...

Author(s)
Bronner, F.; Hoog, R. de
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2017, 56, 7, pp 839-853
Abstract

This study estimates the influence of long cyclical climate patterns of pull and push climate elements (rainfall, temperature, wind) on cyclical fluctuations in tourism demand from the United States, the Netherlands and Venezuela on a small island state. Two important atmospheric variabilities, the ...

Author(s)
Oduber, M.; Ridderstaat, J.
Publisher
SciTechnol, Los Angeles, USA
Citation
Journal of Tourism Research & Hospitality, 2017, 6, 1, pp 1000159

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