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The Greater Mekong Sub-Region (GMS) is regarded as a single tourism market. This paper investigates international tourist visits to the GMS. We employ the panel data approach by using data from the GMS countries and their four major source countries i.e. Japan, Malaysia, China and Korea. The study...

Author(s)
Nonthapot, S.; Lean, H. H.
Publisher
Universiti Putra Malaysia Press, UPM Serdang, Malaysia
Citation
Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities, 2015, 23, 4, pp 945-966
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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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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...

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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
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This paper attempts to evaluate how South Korea's inbound tourist arrivals from China have been affected by the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) outbreak. Using quarterly data, the autoregressive distributed lag model (ADLM) is performed to capture the influence of the MERS outbreak....

Author(s)
Shi WenMing; Li, K. X.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2017, 22, 3, pp 344-356
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Since the 2008 global financial crisis and resulting recession, many countries have been following unconventional monetary policies. Little information is known on how these policies may influence tourism demand. This study starts to fill this gap by investigating the impact of the Japanese...

Author(s)
Kim JeWoo; Lee ChoongKi; Mjelde, J. W.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2018, 21, 16, pp 1912-1929
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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
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This paper investigates the determinants of the relationship among Korean outbound tourism demand for Jeju Island and three other Asian island countries using the multivariate generalized autoregressive conditional heteroskedasticity (MGARCH) and Vector Error Correction (VEC) models. It is found...

Author(s)
Seo, J. H.; Park SungYong; Yu, L.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2009, 30, 4, pp 530-543
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This paper examines the causal relationships among international tourists, tourism price, international tourist's income and substitution tourism price. We employ panel data approach by using data from the five Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) countries (i.e. Myanmar, Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand and ...

Author(s)
Nonthapot, S.; Lean HooiHooi
Publisher
International Program in Hotel and Tourism Management, Siam University, Bangkok, Thailand
Citation
The Proceedings of 1st World Conference on Hospitality, Tourism and Event Research and International Convention and Expo Summit 2013, Bangkok, Thailand, 25th-28th May 2013, 2013, pp 833-843
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Tourism price has been extensively used to predict tourism demand. However, there is no agreement on the proper indicators of its components. Use of different price indicators may be the reason for researchers' apparently inconsistent results. The purpose of this study was to identify proper price...

Author(s)
Kim JeWoo; Lee ChoongKi
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2017, 6, 1, pp 76-83
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Collecting souvenirs is an important component of tourists' experiences. Since tourists' views of souvenirs' authenticity are subjective and vary widely, an empirical study is needed to clarify what tourists demand in the way of souvenirs and what souvenirs they see as authentic. Using pictorial...

Author(s)
Elomba, M. N.; Yun HeeJeong
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2018, 15, 2, pp 103-117

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