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This study identifies key attributes of local people in enhancing tourists' personal connection and examines whether personal connection to local people induces the destination's distinctiveness and consequently positive word-of-mouth (WOM) intentions regarding the destination. For the empirical...

Author(s)
Nam MinJung; Kim InSin; Hwang JinSoo
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2016, 33, 5, pp 702-716
Abstract

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
Abstract

Cross-cultural understanding in tourism is a well-researched area, but in spite of great amount of time and money spent on cross-cultural training programs, this study suggests miscommunication continues to exist, caused by differences between expected and actual host or guest behavior. A gap,...

Author(s)
Kim SeongSeop [Kim, S. S. S. ]; McKercher, B.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2011, 28, 2, pp 145-164
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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
Abstract

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
Abstract

This study analyzes the Korean inbound tourism market (KITM) cycle and the driving forces of the KITM cycle. Based on data of tourism receipts from 1976 Q1 to 2012 Q2, the Markov regime-switching model identifies two distinct regimes of the KITM cycle: a high-growth regime and a low-growth regime,...

Author(s)
Chen MingHsiang; Lin ChienPang; Cheng MingChang; Yuan JoHsin
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2015, 20, 5, pp 551-557
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

This study analyses the impact on tourism of the 2002 FIFA World Cup jointly hosted by the Republic of Korea and Japan. First, a comparison of the international tourist arrivals in June 2002, the period of the World Cup, and in the same month of the previous year indicates that the World Cup...

Author(s)
Byun JeongWoo; Lee ChoongKi
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism market trends: world overview and tourism topics, 2003 edition, 2004, pp 157-163
Abstract

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
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

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