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Insight into tourist travel behaviors is crucial for managers engaged in strategic planning and decision making to create a sustainable tourism industry. However, they continue to face significant challenges in fully capturing and understanding the behavior of international tourists. The...

Author(s)
Huy Quan Vu; Li Gang; Law, R.; Ye HaoBin [Ye, H. B. B. ]
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2015, 46, pp 222-232
Abstract

This study aims to reconcile two contrasting research perspectives on tourist decision making. The first perspective contends that tourists are constrained with limited resources and are inhibited to travel, whereas the second perspective contends that tourists search for means to develop a career...

Author(s)
Wong IpKin [Wong, I. K. A. ]; Law, R.; Zhao XinYuan
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2017, 56, 7, pp 868-880
Abstract

It is generally agreed that knowledge is the most valuable asset to an organization. Knowledge enables a business to effectively compete with its competitors. In the tourism context, an in-depth knowledge of the profile of international travelers to a destination has become a crucial factor for...

Author(s)
Li Gang; Law, R.; Wang JinLong
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2010, 27, 2, pp 113-131
Abstract

The aim of this study is to ascertain, in an international tourism context, whether there are cultural discrepancies between hotel employees who have been educated and trained in a host country, and guests who have traveled to that country, given that each group is imbued with their own national...

Author(s)
Kim SeongSeop; Elliot, S.; Law, R.; Chon, K.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Administration, 2014, 15, 2, pp 121-149
Abstract

This study assesses social media content produced by customers and related review-management strategies of domestic and international hotel chains in Mainland China. Descriptive statistical methods and multilevel regression are employed. The results suggest that: (a) luxury consumers are more...

Author(s)
Schuckert, M.; Liang Sai; Law, R.; Sun WenJun
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality Management, 2019, 77, pp 528-537
Abstract

More and more Chinese and international researchers have begun to focus on e-tourism in China, but little is known about the publication trends in this emerging body of work. This study reviews 57 articles published in six leading international tourism journals, focusing on information and...

Author(s)
Liang Sai; Schuckert, M.; Law, R.; Guo XiaoShu
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of China Tourism Research, 2017, 13, 3, pp 231-256
Abstract

A qualitative approach was employed to examine how Chinese hotel guests perceive international chain hotels in different travel destinations (i.e. China and abroad) under the same brand. A total of 13,204 reviews were retrieved from online hotel review Web sites, namely DaoDao.com and Ctrip.com....

Author(s)
Sun, S.; Tong TszLun [Tong, T. L. K. ]; Law, R.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Vacation Marketing, 2017, 23, 2, pp 172-188
Abstract

This article investigates the effect of cultural distance on pleasure visitors, mainly vacation overnight visitors, in Hong Kong. Secondary data on 10 source markets are extracted from the annual report of visitor profile 2014 published by Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB). The data are compared to...

Author(s)
Qian JianWei; Law, R.; Wei JieWen
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Quality Assurance in Hospitality & Tourism, 2018, 19, 2, pp 269-284
Abstract

Travel and tourism are among the most important economic contributors to most, if not all, countries. According to the World Tourism Organization (WTO), the number of international arrivals showed remarkable growth, from 25 million international arrivals in 1950 to 699 million in 2000. This...

Author(s)
Yeung, M.; Law, R.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2005, 10, 2, pp 137-150
Abstract

The Internet can be a powerful cross-cultural incoming tourism communication tool if used in a proper way. This text looks at the general features of the topic and the results of earlier research of the author in the field, followed by the methodology and the results of a study of German-language...

Author(s)
Arlt, W. G.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Information Technology and Tourism, 2006, 8, 3/4, pp 227-238

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