Between past, present and future – implications of socio-demographic changes in tourism.
Boksberger, Philipp E. and Sund, Kristian J. and Schuckert, Markus R. (2009) Between past, present and future – implications of socio-demographic changes in tourism. In: Trends and issues in global tourism 2009. Conrady, Roland and Buck, Martin, eds. Trends and Issues in Global Tourism . Springer, pp. 29-36. ISBN 9783540921981
This paper discusses the possibilities and limits of today’s tourism industry analyses regarding the predicted future travel behaviour on the basis of socio-demographic changes. Based on a written survey of German-speaking visitors of a destination in Switzerland, the results support the thesis of cohort-specific travel behaviour. The highlighted changes shall serve as a source for the development of a more diversified supply structure in tourism directed to the mature customer.
|Item Type:||Book Section|
|Research Areas:||Business > Business & Management|
|Deposited On:||06 May 2010 05:45|
|Last Modified:||06 Feb 2013 11:17|
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