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The global economic crisis had a negative impact on the tourism sector of Spain. A significant decrease in the number of foreign tourist arrivals to the Canary Islands was observed in 2009. But lately, the Canary Islands have better tourist arrivals than the whole of Spain. The aim of this article...

Author(s)
Podhorodecka, K.
Publisher
Publications of the Faculty of Geography and Regional Studies, Warsaw University, Warszawa, Poland
Citation
Prace i Studia Geograficzne, 2015, 58, pp 79-90
Abstract

Regional political climate has become an increasingly significant force influencing travel behaviour in many tourist destinations. This paper attempts to address impacts of regional political stability on Russian inbound tourism into Spain within a demand model framework and using a cointegration...

Author(s)
Álvarez-Díaz, M.; González-Gómez, M.; Otero-Giráldez, M. S.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2019, 22, 4, pp 409-414
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
Abstract

This paper introduces the first index for the market diversification of tourist arrivals. Using this new index, we revisit the tourism-growth nexus for eight countries in the Mediterranean region: Egypt, France, Greece, Italy, Morocco, Spain, Tunisia, and Turkey. For this purpose, we run the...

Author(s)
Can, M.; Gozgor, G.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2018, 21, 10, pp 1157-1170
Abstract

This paper examines the role of tourism in Spain's long-run economic development. The tourism-led growth hypothesis is confirmed through cointegration and causality testing. The results indicate that, at least, during the last 3 decades, economic growth in Spain has been influenced by the...

Author(s)
Balaguer, J.; Cantavella-Jordá, M.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Applied Economics, 2002, 34, 7, pp 877-884
Abstract

There is an upsurge of literature investigating the relationship between inbound tourism expansion and economic growth with special emphasis on developing countries. Some countries - such as Spain and Italy - can be taken as examples of demonstrating such a successful trajectory. This paper...

Author(s)
Cortes-Jimenez, I.; Pulina, M.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2010, 13, 1, pp 61-74
Abstract

Recently, the attention given to the importance of tourism in economic growth has significantly increased. However, research in this area mainly refers to international tourism and to the national level. This paper focuses on the influence of tourism on the economic growth of Spanish and Italian...

Author(s)
Cortés-Jiménez, I.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2008, 10, 2, pp 127-139
Abstract

Exports are generally assumed to promote long-term growth through two main channels. The first, known as the export-led growth (ELG) hypothesis, is by enhancing economy-wide efficiency. This mechanism has recently been applied to tourism services exports (the tourism-led growth, TLG, hypothesis)....

Author(s)
Nowak, J. J.; Sahli, M.; Cortés-Jiménez, I.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2007, 13, 4, pp 515-536
Abstract

The study measures the impact of the economic determinants of the international demand for tourist services in Spain. A panel data set of 17 countries over the period 1985-95 is used. By using appropriate panel data techniques the effects of real per caput income, exchange rates and real prices on...

Author(s)
Garín-Muñoz, T.; Amaral, T. P.
Citation
Applied Economics Letters, 2000, 7, 8, pp 525-529

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