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Cover for Looking ahead.

This chapter looks at the impact and economic costs of the COVID-19 lockdown to tourism, as well as the future of air travel, attractions and tourism to developing countries after the lockdown.

Author(s)
Harrison, D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245899)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The role of cable cars and ski lifts as key innovations in the evolution of winter tourism.

Besides being the crucial basic innovation for ski tourism, the technological progress through innovations in cable cars and surface lifts (CCSLs) also has had an important influence on the further development of ski tourism. The main aim of this chapter is to illustrate these influences in...

Author(s)
Mayer, M.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786395207)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Transport of market pigs: improvements in welfare and economics.

Transportation losses are concerns as they relate to swine welfare and economics. Different vehicle styles are used globally, and vehicle choices are based on the number of animals to be transported, regional weather conditions, facilities, laws and professional judgement. Transportation for the...

Author(s)
Garcia, A.; Johnson, A. K.; Ritter, M. J.; Calvo-Lorenzo, M. S.; McGlone, J. J.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786399151)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The geopolitics of low-cost carriers in Central and Eastern Europe.

In this chapter, the expansion of low-cost carriers (LCCs) into Central and Eastern Europe and the political and economic power they can wield are examined, along with a discussion of some of the consequences of these developments, not least the impact on tourism and related mobilities. The...

Author(s)
Pijet-Migoń, E.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647616)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Post-crisis forecasting: better make haste slowly.

This chapter discusses three commonly used methods in post-crisis forecasting: (i) forecasting by analogies; (ii) forecasting by building scenarios using econometric models; and (iii) forecasting by using intervention variables in univariate time series analysis. The first part of the chapter...

Author(s)
Scaglione, M.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930479)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Responding to the crises of 2001: the Australian experience.

This chapter reports on the findings of research undertaken in 2002 to investigate the impacts of three major crises on firms servicing Australia's tourism industry. These crises, which occurred in 2001, include the failure of the HIH Insurance Company, the World Trade Center terrorist attacks, and ...

Author(s)
Anderson, B.; Prideaux, B.; Brown, G.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930479)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Tourism in the Czech Republic.

This chapter examines current patterns and trends in Czech tourism in terms of the administration of tourism, foreign exchange receipts and expenditure, inbound and outbound travel, method of transport, and the role of budget airlines. It also explores the impacts of EU accession on tourism...

Author(s)
Királ'ová, A.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931179)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Estonia - switching unions: impacts of EU membership on tourism development.

This chapter first describes the evolution of the tourism industry in Estonia from the Soviet era down to the transition era (1991-94) and then to the period of EU accession (1995-2003). It then introduces the Estonian National Tourism Development Plan 2002-05 and 'Brand Estonia', and describes...

Author(s)
Jarvis, J.; Kallas, P.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931179)
Type
Book chapter

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