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This paper proposes new models for analyzing the volatility and dependence of monthly tourist arrivals to China applying a copula-GARCH approach. A desegregation of the top six origins of China inbound tourists from the period January 1994 to December 2013 is used in this study. The empirical...

Author(s)
Tang JieChen; Ramos, V.; Cang Shuang; Sriboonchitta, S.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2017, 34, 9, pp 1235-1246
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Most nations are striving to achieve sustainable economic growth. Among the diverse routes explored are tourism and agriculture. This study examines tourism-led growth hypothesis and agriculture-induced growth hypothesis in the context of the world top four agricultural producing economies in a...

Author(s)
Etokakpan, M. U.; Bekun, F. V.; Abubakar, A. M.
Publisher
Varna University of Management (ex International University College), Varna, Bulgaria
Citation
European Journal of Tourism Research, 2019, 21, pp 132-137
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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This chapter compares the characteristics and dynamics of Chinese and Russian mass tourism to Thailand. It is concluded that (i) Chinese tourists to Thailand fit more closely the conventional definition of 'mass tourists' than their Russian counterparts; (ii) mass tourism has a destabilizing effect ...

Author(s)
Cohen, E.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648545)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This study quantitatively evaluates the impact of the Tourism Nation Promotion Project on tourism demand. Data were obtained from Japan Tourism Agency's quarterly survey from 2010Q2 to 2015Q4. Cox and zero-truncated negative binomial models and difference-in-differences approach were applied to...

Author(s)
Chi PeiYu; Chang TsaiYu; Takahashi, D.; Chang KuoI
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2019, 24, 1, pp 31-55
Abstract

Online Marketing is central to strengthen brands by the electronic promotion of tourism destinations, provided by Destination Marketing Organizations to emphasise their presence globally. For being intangible assets, places must be well represented by audios, texts, photos, and videos. In the ...

Author(s)
Correa, C.; Nakamura, A. O.
Publisher
Universidad de Málaga, Malaga, Spain
Citation
TURyDES: Revista Turismo y Desarrollo Local, 2016, 9, 21, pp unpaginated
Abstract

This paper presents the scientific analysis of aspects of the interstate border cooperation within the region "The Greater Altai" from the position of forming an international tourism product based on natural, historical and cultural resources are examined. The characteristic of the potential,...

Author(s)
Rotanova, I. N.
Publisher
IDOSI Publications, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Citation
World Applied Sciences Journal, 2014, 30, (MCTT), pp 182-184
Abstract

'Begpacking' refers to the practice of tourists begging, busking or selling trinkets at their travel destinations to finance their travel. Instances of begpacking have recently caused condemnation in mainstream and social media, fuelled by the perception that begpackers come from the rich Western...

Author(s)
Tolkach, D.; Jørgensen, M. T.; Pratt, S.; Suntikul, W.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2019, 44, 1, pp 17-32
Abstract

Over recent years the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) nations have secured the right to host several major international sporting events. Growth in tourism from developed countries is crucial to turn these events into a successful strategy for economic development. In this...

Author(s)
Peeters, T.; Matheson, V.; Szymanski, S.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of African Economies, 2014, 23, 2, pp 290-320
Abstract

This paper examines the findings of the 1993 World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) report, Travel and Tourism: a new economic perspective. This report concludes with some bold predictions about the future growth potential of the travel and tourism industry and outlines some projected trends for...

Author(s)
Rodríguez, C.
Citation
Viewpoint - World Travel & Tourism Council, 1994, 1, 2, pp 34-40

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