Pandemics, tourism and global change: a rapid assessment of COVID-19

  title={Pandemics, tourism and global change: a rapid assessment of COVID-19},
  author={Stefan G{\"o}ssling and Daniel Scott and Colin Michael Hall},
  journal={Journal of Sustainable Tourism},
  pages={1 - 20}
Abstract The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is challenging the world. With no vaccine and limited medical capacity to treat the disease, nonpharmaceutical interventions (NPI) are the main strategy to contain the pandemic. Unprecedented global travel restrictions and stay-at-home orders are causing the most severe disruption of the global economy since World War II. With international travel bans affecting over 90% of the world population and wide-spread restrictions on public gatherings and… 
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