Motivation-based segmentation of Chinese senior travelers: The role of preferences, sociodemographic, and travel-related features

Journal of Vacation Marketing, Ahead of Print. This study was designed to investigate factors associated with Mainland China’s senior overseas travel motivations and the role in explaining preferences, sociodemographic and travel features. The study was conducted with 496 seniors. The statistical analyses included factor analysis, cluster analysis, one-way analysis of variance, and chi-square test. Result…

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Tourism New Zealand Webinars August 2020

Building brand New Zealand Join Tourism New Zealand CE Stephen England-Hall and GM Brand, Brodie Reid to learn about our latest global campaign to build brand New Zealand, increasing its appeal as a great place to live, invest in, buy products from, study and visit again when the time is right.   Thursday 6 August, 3pm Register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_tMNhhqv1TZapItKjQi_Rtg Ongoing domestic activity updates…

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Corporate carbon dioxide emissions and the cost of debt financing: Evidence from the global tourism industry

Abstract In this article, we investigate the value consequence of a firm’s irresponsible environmental behavior, carbon dioxide emissions, through the lens of lenders and bondholders. We firstly find that a firm’s carbon risk significantly enhances the cost of debt financing. In particular, we find that the positive nexus between a firm’s carbon emissions and the…

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Impacts of the coronavirus pandemic on Europe’s tourism industry: Addressing tourism enterprises and workers in the undeclared economy

Abstract The coronavirus pandemic has led to revenue loss for tourism enterprises and workers due to restrictions on movement. In response, governments have made available temporary financial support, but not to those tourist enterprises and workers in the undeclared economy. Reporting a 2019 Eurobarometer survey, this paper reveals that one in 165 European citizens engage…

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