2007

Advances in Modern Tourism Research

Economic Perspectives

Editors:

ISBN: 978-3-7908-1717-1 (Print) 978-3-7908-1718-8 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-IX

  2. Trends in Tourism Research: Prefatory Remarks

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 1-5

      Trends in Tourism Research: Prefatory Remarks

  3. New Analysis Frameworks in Tourism Economics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 7-7

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      Pages 9-35

      Advances in Tourism Research: Theoretical Paradigms and Accountability

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      Pages 37-49

      The Influence of Immigration and International Tourism on the Import Demand for Consumer Goods – A Theoretical Model

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      Pages 51-85

      An Economic Analysis of Tourism Contracts: Allotment and Free Sale*

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      Pages 87-105

      Is Tourism Specialization Sustainable for a Small Island Economy? A Cyclical Perspective

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      Pages 107-129

      Efficiency in a Chain of Small Hotels with a Stochastic Production Frontier Model

  4. New Operational Tools in Tourism Research

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 131-131

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      Pages 133-151

      Destination Competitiveness: Meeting Sustainability Objectives Through Strategic Planning and Visioning

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      Pages 153-163

      International Tourism and Economic Growth: A Panel Data Approach

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      Pages 165-180

      Benchmarking in Tourism Destinations; Keeping in Mind the Sustainable Paradigm

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      Pages 181-206

      Microeconomic Determinants of the Duration of Stay of Tourists

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      Pages 207-232

      Multicriteria Evaluation and Local Environmental Planning for Sustainable Tourism

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      Pages 233-256

      Strategic Planning of Territorial Image and Attractability

  5. Applied Country and Regional Studies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 257-257

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      Pages 259-273

      A Comparison of Methods for Assessing the Short-Run Economic Impacts of Tourist Spending on a County Economy

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      Pages 275-291

      Measuring the Impact of Tourism on Production by means of an Input-Output Model of Interior Flows. An Application to Galicia

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      Pages 293-306

      On “E-Attraction” Tourism Destination ” Extension and Application

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      Pages 307-324

      The Use of the Internet in the Hotel Sector of the Balearic Islands: Evolution and Perceptions

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      Pages 325-343

      Efficiency and Productivity of Italian Tourist Destinations: A Quantitative Estimation Based on Data Envelopment Analysis and the Malmquist Method

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      Pages 345-365

      A Night at the Opera Festival: The Economics of Opera

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 367-370