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We contribute to the tourism-growth literature by applying the newly developed combined cointegration test and the recursive Granger causality test to re-assess the stability of the tourism-led growth hypothesis in Malaysia with respect to 12 different tourism markets. The cointegration test...

Author(s)
Tang ChorFoon; Tan EuChye
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management, 2013, 37, pp 52-57
Abstract

This volume presents an analysis of the most recent trends in international tourism worldwide up to 2003. Trends in inbound tourist arrivals and receipts, origin and destination of international tourists, air transport and airport passenger traffic, the meetings market, and accommodation, are...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism market trends: world overview and tourism topics, 2003 edition, 2004, pp 176 pp.
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These proceedings examine the design of tourism research for practical applications. The proceedings consist of 30 papers on the effects of CPI and GDP on international tourist arrivals in Malaysia; critical success factors of small and medium tourism enterprises (SMTEs) in tourism industry;...

Author(s)
Jantan, M.; Mohamed, B.
Publisher
Social Transformation Platform, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of National Symposium on Tourism Research, Penang, Malaysia, 26 July 2008. Designing tourism research for practical applications, 2008, pp 150 pp.
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Tourism is a major global economic sector that is undergoing tremendous growth in emerging economies and is often touted as salient for development and poverty alleviation in developing countries. Tourism is recognized as a highly climate-sensitive sector, one that is also strongly influenced by...

Author(s)
Scott, D.; Gössling, S.; Hall, C. M.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Inc, Hoboken, USA
Citation
Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change (WIRE's), 2012, 3, 3, pp 213-232
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Tourism is considered to be as one of the most important sectors on economic development. That's why, many destinations try to develop tourism marketing strategies to attract increasing numbers of tourists and to build destination brand loyalty. Destination brand loyalty can be defined as "the...

Author(s)
Tașkın, Ç.; Karadamar, A. A.
Publisher
Eastern Mediterranean University and Washington State University, Famagusta, Cyprus
Citation
Conference proceedings, 7th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing & Management (AHTMM) Conference, Famagusta, Cyprus, 10-15 July 2017, 2017, pp 576-585
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This article examines the effect of terrorism, crime and corruption on tourist arrivals for 171 countries for the period 1995-2013. Two types of analysis are analysed: an aggregated tourism demand model at country level and a disaggregation of tourism arrivals by origin. The findings from the...

Author(s)
Santana-Gallego, M.; Rossello-Nadal, J.; Fourie, J.
Publisher
Eastern Mediterranean University and Washington State University, Famagusta, Cyprus
Citation
Conference proceedings, 7th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing & Management (AHTMM) Conference, Famagusta, Cyprus, 10-15 July 2017, 2017, pp 179-196
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People have been travelling for health from the ancient time. Now people are more aware of the importance of health. They consciously plan to have a healthy body and mind. Hence, travel for health is getting more popularity and it is a widely preferred form of vacationing. Medical tourism, Health...

Author(s)
Sibi, P. S.; Abraham, S.
Publisher
Department of Hotel Management & Catering Technology, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, India
Citation
Journal of Hospitality Application & Research, 2017, 12, 2, pp 61-79
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There is no doubt that health is the one of the reason which directs people to the international tourism movement. Because of the little must their own country high-tech health care or there isn't any health care, some of the health services are much more expensive in their country etc. reasons,...

Author(s)
Dİnçer, F. İ.; Dİnçer, M. Z.; Türkay, B.
Publisher
Sun Yat-sen University and Washington State University, Guangzhou, China
Citation
Conference proceedings, the 6th Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Marketing and Management Conference, Guangzhou, China, 14-17 July 2016, 2016, pp 129-143
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Following an overview of the most recent trends in international tourism in Africa up to 2002, a quantitative analysis of tourism results in the region is presented, highlighting the tourism trends by subregion (including the Mediterranean destinations). Tourism trends by country are then...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Tourism market trends: Africa 2002, 2002, pp 265 pp.
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Global tourism industry has emerged as one of the important earners for the destination's economy. Hence, tourism sector has assumed a significant position in the national economic development. To Serve tourists' needs and formulate effective marketing strategies, it is imperative to understand the ...

Author(s)
Gelareh Abooali; Farahani, B. M.; Badaruddin Mohamed
Publisher
Sustainable Tourism Research Cluster, Penang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of 2nd Regional Conference on Tourism Research, 'Venturing into new tourism research', Penang, Malaysia, 22 November 2011 , 2011, pp 335

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