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This paper uses dynamic panel model to compare the effect of terrorism on developed and emerging country demand for tourism in Kenya. Quarterly data spanning 2010Q1 to 2013Q4, sourced from the Kenyan National Bureau of Statistics, for 27 developed and 34 emerging countries is used. Intensity of...

Author(s)
Buigut, S.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2018, 18, 1, pp 28-37
Abstract

Ecotourism has become a valuable industry in developing countries with a promise of reconciling nature conservation and economic development goals. A sample of 315 international visitors to the Annapurna Conservation Area (ACA), Nepal was surveyed in April and May of 2006 to assess how they...

Author(s)
Baral, N.; Stern, M. J.; Hammett, A. L.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2012, 20, 7, pp 975-989
Abstract

A general-to-specific methodology was used to build international tourism demand models by residents from Argentina, Brazil, Colombia and Venezuela to Aruba. We seek to evaluate demand parameters, especially elasticity values, which were disaggregated on a country-to-country basis. We also aim to ...

Author(s)
Vanegas, M., Sr.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2009, 11, 1, pp 17-29
Abstract

This study develops a global vector autoregressive (global VAR or GVAR) model to quantify the cross-country co-movements of tourism demand and simulate the impulse responses of shocks to the Chinese economy. The GVAR model overcomes the endogeneity and over-parameterisation issues found in many ...

Author(s)
Cao Zheng; Li Gang; Song HaiYan
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2017, 67, pp 1-31
Abstract

Purpose - This paper aims to examine the position of tourism in tourism dependent countries in light of newly industrialized countries and how trends in the industry impact these developing tourism dependent nations. International tourism, for example, is now a technologically advanced activity in...

Author(s)
Ajagunna, I.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2014, 6, 2, pp 103-117
Abstract

This paper aims to investigate the relationship between security and international tourist arrivals. The system Generalized Method of Moments technique is applied in two panels of 29 developed and 45 developing countries over the period 2006-2012. Employing social, economic and political security...

Author(s)
Ghaderi, Z.; Saboori, B.; Mana Khoshkam
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2017, 20, 6, pp 552-565
Abstract

Cross-border investment and operation in tourism industry are economic activities that aim to achieve intended purposes through capital flows and cross-country commercial presence. Since World War II, due to the global wave of transnational investment and operation, cross-border investment and...

Author(s)
Song ChangYao; Li XinJian
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2018, 33, 12, pp 134-144
Abstract

This study explores the motivations for tourists' choice of diverse tourism environments in tropical Africa, taking Nigeria as an example. Results obtained from a questionnaire survey of 376 tourists randomly sampled from seven tourism destinations in Nigeria show that the most prominent...

Author(s)
Awaritefe, O. D.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2004, 6, 3, pp 303-330
Abstract

In the course of its tremendous expansion over recent decades, international tourism has spread to an increasing number of Third World destinations. Countries or regions within countries across Africa, Asia, Latin America and even parts of Europe have found themselves faced with the growing...

Author(s)
Cazes, G.
Publisher
Editions l'Harmattan, Paris, France
Citation
Tourisme et tiers-monde: un bilan controversé: les nouvelles colonies de vacances., 1992, Ed. 2, pp 208pp.
Abstract

The article examines the interaction between tourism development and ethical decision making, and looks at their consequent influence on the quality of life in developing countries. It describes the ethical problems within the tourist industry and examines the effects of international tourism on...

Author(s)
Ahmed, Z. U.; Krohn, F. B.; Heller, V. L.
Citation
Journal of Tourism Studies, 1994, 5, 2, pp 36-44

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