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This paper examines the empirical validity of the tourism-led growth hypothesis in the top ten tourist destinations in the world (China, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Russia, Spain, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States) using the quantile-on-quantile (QQ) approach and a new index of...

Author(s)
Shahzad, S. J. H.; Shahbaz, M.; Ferrer, R.; Kumar, R. R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2017, 60, pp 223-232
Abstract

Research on image destination provides guidance on destination marketing, and previous studies have paid more attention to the decision-making process of individual tourists and the role of image destination promoted by tourism organizations. As one of the key factors attracting tourists, a...

Author(s)
Mu XueMing; Bai ChangHong; Wu Bo; Wang HongYu
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2017, 32, 6, pp 64-74
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Economic development is the elimination of social poverty, economic inequality, education and health deficiencies. Rural development has an important role in removing socio-economic differences between rural and urban areas. Rural development aims to make better the economic and sociocultural...

Author(s)
Șahİn, L.; Șahİn, D. K.
Publisher
Alanya Alaaddin Keykubat University, Alanya, Turkey
Citation
International Conference on Food and Agricultural Economics, 27th-28th April 2017, Alanya, Alaaddin Keykubat University, Turkey. Proceedings Book, 2017, pp 26-33
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This issue comprises a selection of 25 papers presented at the Sustainable Tourism 2016 conference. The papers respond to some of the concerns regarding the impacts of tourism and consider the strategies to protect the natural and cultural landscapes, trying to minimize the adverse effects of...

Author(s)
Pineda, F. D.; Brebbia, C.; Miralles i Garcia, J. L.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
International Journal of Sustainable Development and Planning, 2016, 11, 3, pp iii + 227-482
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Cover for Literary tourism: theories, practice and case studies.

The main aim of this book is to provide a broad view of the issues surrounding literary tourism and to provide a theoretical and practical guide to how literary tourism is evolving and affecting the current Western tourism market. Its scope encompasses a wide array of narratives, ranging from the...

Author(s)
Jenkins, I.; Lund, L. A.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394590)
Type
Book
Abstract

Although most port cities seek and work to grow cruise tourism, in some cases there is broad-based public activism against cruise ships and cruise tourism. This article looks at 10 case studies where grassroots movements have confronted cruise tourism, with varying degrees of success. The study...

Author(s)
Klein, R. A.; Sitter, K. C.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2016, 11, 2/3, pp 147-159
Abstract

The first decade of the present century has been characterized by several economic shocks such as the 2008 financial crisis. In this data article we present the annual percentage growth rates of the main tourism indicators in the world's top tourist destinations: the United States, China, France,...

Author(s)
Claveria, O.; Poluzzi, A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Data in Brief, 2016, 7, pp 1063-1069
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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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Cover for Agritourism.

This book presents the depth of the new wave of agritourism apparent around the world. This book consists of four parts. The first section is an introduction to the economics of agritourism; it introduces the role of organization, management, logistics, safety, marketing, finance, economics and...

Author(s)
Sznajder, M.; Przezbórska, L.; Scrimgeour, F.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934828)
Type
Book
Abstract

The purpose of the research project presented in this book was to examine various experiences relative to statistical operations used to estimate visitor expenditure associated with inbound tourism. Countries that collaborated in this research project include Canada, Spain, Sweden, Finland, France, ...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism satellite account: implementation project. Measuring visitor expenditure for inbound tourism: international experiences: model border survey: WTO proposal, 2003, pp 89 pp. + app.

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