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For over a decade tourism industry remains as one of the major contributing sectors of economic growth in Malaysia. Multiculture, abundance of the natural beauty, warm weather and political stability continue to encourage foreign tourists to visit Malaysia. This study attempts to investigate the...

Author(s)
Nurbaizura, B.; Zainudin, A.
Publisher
Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of the International Conference on Natural Resources, Tourism and Services Management 2015, Sabah, Malaysia, 15-17 April 2015, 2015, pp 294-299
Abstract

This paper investigates the expenditure allocation of Japanese international tourism in its five major Asian destinations, China, Hong Kong, Korea, Taiwan, and Thailand. The dynamic of linear approximation the almost ideal demand system is used to determine the long-run equilibrium while the...

Author(s)
Kuo HsiaoI; Liu, K. E.; Chen ChiChung
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2014, 19, 1, pp 86-102
Abstract

This study applied panel-based stationary tests to investigate the nonstationarity of long-run tourist arrivals to Taiwan. The sample of visitors in this study arrived from six main source countries between 1970 and 2011. We employed a panel KPSS test using a Fourier function and sharp drifts,...

Author(s)
Yang JuAnn [Yang, J. A. G. ]; Ying YungHsiang; Chang KoYin; Lee ChenHsun
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2014, 19, 5, pp 573-580
Abstract

In China, outbound tourism is a manifestation of soft power and is inextricably linked with politics. The Chinese government is seen to be exercising control and influence in shaping its outbound tourism development so that tourism is developed in line with the country's political agenda. To...

Author(s)
Tse, T. S. M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2013, 10, 2, pp 149-158
Abstract

Prior studies have not extensively researched and explored the key determinants (aviation and tourism attributes) that could affect Hong Kong's competitiveness as a transit hub for international visitors using Hong Kong as a stopover to Chinese cities when travelling by air. This study adds to that ...

Author(s)
Tsui KanWaiHong; Yuen ChiLok [Yuen, C. L. A. ]; Fung MichaelKaYiu
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2018, 21, 11, pp 1260-1284
Abstract

Sex tourism may be defined as tourism where the main purpose of motivation is to consummate commercial sexual relations (Graburn, 1983). It is an overt component of the touristic attractiveness of several countries of South east Asia, with the tourism flow from tourist generating regions being...

Author(s)
Hall, C. M.
Publisher
Belhaven Press, London, UK
Citation
Tourism and the less developed countries., 1992, pp 64-74
Abstract

This study examines the effects of popular Korean TV dramas on Taiwanese outbound travel to Korea between 1997 and the end of 2005. The popularity of Korean TV dramas began with the drama Fireworks, first shown in Taiwan from July to September 2000. Based on that information, the data were divided...

Author(s)
Kim, H. J.; Chen MingHsiang; Su HungJen
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2009, 15, 4, pp 867-873
Abstract

This paper examines four major issues. First it will consider the manner in which tourism becomes part of international diplomacy, national foreign policy agendas and international trade. Examples of the implications of international tourism policies for tourism growth and development will be...

Author(s)
Hall, C. M.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Tourism and politics: policy, power and place., 1994, pp 59-91
Abstract

The paper examines three hypotheses using the time-series between 1978-95 of quarterly tourist flows into Japan, Australia and New Zealand (from four of: Australia, Japan, Korea Republic, Taiwan, UK, USA): namely, whether periodic models can be used to successfully forecast tourism arrival series:...

Author(s)
Turner, L. W.; Kulendran, N.; Fernando, H.
Citation
Tourism Economics, 1997, 3, 1, pp 39-56
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Contemporary trends in international tourism and travel for older adults.

This chapter examines the population growth of older people in selected countries throughout the world, and explores the growth in domestic and international travel by older people. The tourism and leisure-related behaviour of older people in USA, Canada, Australia, Europe, UK, Germany, Japan,...

Author(s)
Patterson, I.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930653)
Type
Book chapter

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