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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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Background: After the revision of the Medical Service Act, Article 27-2, in 2009, Korea has been actively involved in the medical tourism industry. The number of foreign patients visiting Korea has consistently increased coming from various countries around the world. Currently, the industry is...

Author(s)
Kim KyoungLee; Seo ByungRo
Publisher
School of Public Health and Institute of Public Health Research, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Iranian Journal of Public Health, 2019, 48, 9, pp 1607-1616
Abstract

Tourism researchers and destination marketers have been increasingly emphasizing the use of tourism websites for effective destination promotion purposes. Using the official Korean Tourism Guide website as a venue, a survey instrument collected primary data (N=493) in three countries (Korea, China, ...

Author(s)
Cho MiHea; Sung, H. H.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2012, 29, 3, pp 221-241
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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
Abstract

The purpose of the study was to investigate relationships between cultural worldview (CW), cultural experiential dimensions, and satisfaction among international travelers who stayed at Hanok, a traditional house in South Korea. Findings of the study show that respondents' CW and experience were...

Author(s)
Kang, S. K.; Lee ChoongKi; Lee DaeEun
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2016, 21, 5, pp 477-499
Abstract

Missing from destination image research is a focus on multisensory processing, particularly with respect to multiple types of communication about a destination. In this study a 2×2 between-subject experimental design was employed to explore how multisensory processing of various forms of...

Author(s)
Kim JiHee; Kerstetter, D. L.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2016, 18, 1, pp 52-61
Abstract

This special issue is composed of five articles by researchers who have contributed to the cross-cultural tourism research literature. Each study in its own right has pushed the boundaries of research in unique ways in explaining tourism phenomena through the lenses of national culture. Specific...

Author(s)
Crotts, J. C.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Culture & Communication, 2018, 18, 4, pp 225-301
Abstract

The general-to-specific approach to econometric modelling and forecasting has a clear strategy in model specification, estimation, and selection and is demonstrated in the context of international tourism demand. A general autoregressive distributed lag model is reduced to various specific models ...

Author(s)
Song, H.; Witt, S. F.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2003, 42, 1, pp 65-74
Abstract

Recent crises have highlighted the increasingly important role of social media in crisis communications. Attention has been given to residents' use of social media during a crisis; however, there is a lack of research which focuses on factors that influence tourists' use of social media during a...

Author(s)
Schroeder, A.; Pennington-Gray, L.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2015, 54, 5, pp 584-595
Abstract

This research empirically examined changes in the images of Korea over two points in time among Japanese, Mainland Chinese and US visitors to South Korea. Between October 4 and November 10, 2002, about 3-4 months after the 2002 World Cup ended, 223 tourists from Japan, 143 from Mainland China and...

Author(s)
Kim SeongSeop [Kim, S. S. S.]; Morrsion, A. M.
Publisher
Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2005, 26, 2, pp 233-247

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