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Outbound Tourism and Determinants: Evidence from China

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This study examines the determinants of outbound tourism from China to 73 destinations, while focusing on the impact of direct flights, cultural heritage, and the conditional effect of geographical distance. Panel data covering the period from 2000 to 2014 are used to estimate the working model. The results reveal that the impact of distance conditional on the development status of destinations is positive. Direct flight is positive and significant, demonstrating that an increase in the number of cities accessible with direct flights will increase outbound tourism. Cultural heritage is positive but not significant because most destinations recorded zero heritage centers. These results point to need for African countries to strive towards becoming developed, and for destinations to ensure the availability of direct flights from their respective countries to China.
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Keywords: CULTURAL HERITAGE; DETERMINANTS; DIRECT FLIGHTS; GEOGRAPHICAL DISTANCE; OUTBOUND TOURISM

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: November 13, 2019

This article was made available online on August 13, 2019 as a Fast Track article with title: "Effect of Hotel Green Service Encounters: Evidence from India".

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  • The aim of Tourism Analysis is to promote a forum for practitioners and academicians in the fields of Leisure, Recreation, Tourism, and Hospitality (LRTH). As a interdisciplinary journal, it is an appropriate outlet for articles, research notes, and computer software packages designed to be of interest, concern, and of applied value to its audience of professionals, scholars, and students of LRTH programs the world over.
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