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The role of quantitative and qualitative research in industrial studies of tourism
- B. Davies
- 1 March 2003
Many areas of research in tourism concentrate on quantitative or qualitative studies. Some even discuss the complementarity between the two types of studies. Hardly considered are the possibilities… Expand
Family expenditure on hotels and holidays
Abstract This study uses the United Kingdom Family Expenditure Survey data to investigate the effect of incomes on hotel and holiday expenditures. The results confirm the general understanding in… Expand
Exploring price and non-price decision making in the UK package tour industry: insights from small-scale travel agents and tour operators.
Abstract The emerging literature on the UK package tour industry has drawn upon diverse academic disciplines each carrying different methodological presuppositions. Underplayed is the intrinsic… Expand
Industrial organization the UK Hotel Sector
- B. Davies
- 1 April 1999
Abstract This article considers the applicability of the Industrial Organization approach to tourism with reference to the UK hotel sector, by using econometric techniques, identifying stylized facts… Expand
The demand for rugby league: evidence from causality tests
During the last few years, there has been an upsurge of interest in the determinants of the demand for professional team sports. Typically, traditional demand estimation techniques are used to… Expand
Industrial Organization and Competition in the U.K. Tour Operator/Travel Agency Business, 1989-1993: An Econometric Investigation
The U.K. tour operator/travel agency business is examined for the period 1989 to 1993 with the aim of investigating the nature of competition in outbound tourism. The industry is examined using the… Expand
Structure Conduct Performance and Industrial Organisation in Tourism
Houseman and Davies law of life assurance
"Part I: The Law of Life Assurance. 1. The contract of life assurance. 2. Parties to the contract. 3. The policy of life assurance. 4. Financial Services and Markets Act 2000. 5. The Regulation of… Expand
Exploring Competition in the Package Tour Industry : Insights from Small scale travel agents and tour operators
The demand for professional team sports: the case of rugby league.