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New PDF release: Advances in Tourism Economics: New Developments

By Álvaro Matias, Peter Nijkamp, Manuela Sarmento

ISBN-10: 3790821233

ISBN-13: 9783790821239

ISBN-10: 3790821241

ISBN-13: 9783790821246

'Advances in Tourism Economics' follows his predecessor 'Advances in smooth Tourism examine' (2007) in delivering an intensive evaluate of cutting-edge fiscal examine during this swiftly constructing box. The authors begin by way of interpreting the hot upsurge of model-based financial learn within the box, which builds on robust instruments in quantitative economics, similar to discrete selection types, social accounting matrices, facts envelopment analyses, effect evaluation types or partial computable equilibrium types together with environmental externalities. the amount originates from this novel learn spirit within the quarter and goals to supply an enticing number of operational examine instruments and ways. It kinds an attractive list of contemporary tourism economics and positions the sector in the robust culture of quantitative monetary examine, with due realization for either the call for and provide aspect of the tourism region, together with technological and logistic advances.

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SAGE Publications, Beverly Hills Holmgren J (2007) Meta-analysis of public transport demand. Trans Res A Policy Pract 41(10): 1021–1035 van Leeuwen ES, Nijkamp P, Rietveld P (2006) Economic impacts of tourism: A meta-analytic comparison of regional output multipliers. In: Giaoutzi M, Nijkamp P (eds) Tourism and regional development: New pathways. Ashgate, Aldershot Miller RE, Blair PD (1985) Input–output analysis: Foundations and extensions. Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs NJ Nijkamp P, Pepping G (1998) Meta-analysis for explaining the variance in public transport demand elasticities in Europe.

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We find, for example, a positive significant correlation between population and area or visitors and expenditures. Therefore, the variables size of area and number of visitors are excluded from the regression analysis. The first equation focuses on the meta-variables. If we take into account R2 , which describes the proportion of the total variation in the dependent variable (the output multiplier) explained by the regression of the variables, we see that the metavariables describe only 12%. The equation shows us that the year of data collection is of significant importance: the more recent the data, the lower the multiplier.

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