Length of Stay: Price and Income Semi‐Elasticities at Different Destinations in Italy

@inproceedings{Salmasi2012LengthOS,
  title={Length of Stay: Price and Income Semi‐Elasticities at Different Destinations in Italy},
  author={Luca Salmasi and Martina Celidoni and Isabella Procidano},
  year={2012}
}
In this paper, we estimate price and income semi-elasticities of the length of stay at different destinations in Italy using the ‘Multipurpose survey on tourism demand, holidays and trips’ provided by the Italian National Institute of Statistics (ISTAT). We derive the conditional demand function for the length of stay, which depends on tourists' socio-demographic characteristics, travel characteristics, income and price of touristic services. Since income was not reported in our database, we… CONTINUE READING

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