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Determinants of trust towards tourist destinations
Trust has become a relevant concern for tourist destinations. Partly because of the novelty of the research on trust in the tourism literature, there are several open questions regarding the antecedents of trust towards a ...
Destination image and crime in Mexico: An analysis of foreign government travel advice
(Universidad de La Laguna, 2013)
High-income export destinations, quality and wages
This paper establishes a link between the income level of the destination countries and the level of average wages in the exporting country across the world economy. We use cross-country panel data to set up an instrumental ...
Surf travel behavior and destination preferences: An application of the Serious Leisure Inventory and Measure
(Elsevier Ltd., 2013-04)
Surfers are characterized by the time and effort they invest in surfing and their propensity to travel in search for the perfect wave. In spite of such characteristics and the economic significance of surf tourism, little ...
Personalidade de destino - a aproximação entre consumidores e os destinos turísticos
(Universidade Federal de Santa MariaBrasilAdministraçãoUFSMPrograma de Pós-Graduação em AdministraçãoCentro de Ciências Sociais e Humanas, 2017)
Competitiveness in the tourism market signals the need to create unique identities, capable of differentiating tourist destinations among themselves and attracting consumers. Despite this, most destinations around the world ...
Competitividade de destinos turísticos e o imperativo sustentável: avaliação de dimensões e atributos condicionantes no Pólo Costa das Dunas, RN, Brasil
(Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do NorteBRUFRNPrograma de Pós-Graduação em TurismoTurismo e Desenvolvimento Regional e Gestão em Turismo, 2010-10-30)
Being available as a tourist destination is a necessary condition but not enough for the expansion and success of tourism activity. To be successful, tourism requires investment, inputs, appropriate planning and management, ...
Composite indicator for the assessment of Sustainability. The case of Cuban nature-based tourism destinations.
This paper presents a methodology for building a composite indicator to evaluate the sustainability of nature-based tourism destinations. It combines Principal Component Analysis (PCA), the distance to a reference point, ...