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Distance models for New Zealand international tourists and the role of transport prices
(Sage Publications, 2011-05-01)
We analyse data on the distances travelled using car and air transport modes in New Zealand by a large sample of international tourists from six different countries of origin. We use two-stage hurdle models to relate both ...
A national-level screening exercise to assess tourism’s vulnerability to climate change
(Lincoln University. LEaP, 2010)
It is widely acknowledged that over the 21st century the global community will need to adapt to the effects of climate change. Current climate models predict that New Zealand will experience increasing temperatures, changing ...
The importance of climate and weather for tourism: literature review
(Lincoln University. LEaP, 2010-02)
Climate and weather are important factors in tourists’ decision making and also influence the successful operation of tourism businesses. More specifically, climate is defined as the prevailing condition observed as a long ...
Report on the first consultation of tourism stakeholders in the Far North
(Lincoln University. LEaP, 2010-07)
The weather is very important to tourism: it allows tourists to participate in a wide range of activities, influences satisfaction and affects a business’ bottom line. Climate change will change how weather impacts on ...
White paper on tourism and water
(EarthCheck Research Institute, 2013-03)
Water stewardship, water stress and availability have become increasingly important planning and development considerations for the tourism industry world-wide. Water challenges will be particularly important for the ...