Top Five: Journal of Travel Research

What keeps tourists coming back? How do the locals respond to tourism development? Can travel professionals positively affect society while pursuing their profits? These and more are among the topics covered in the current top-read articles in the Journal of Travel Research (JTR), providing up-to-date, high quality research on behavioral trends and management theory for one of the most influential and dynamic industries. These papers are freely available to access using the links below through May 4. Please share and enjoy!

JTR_72ppiRGB_150pixWPauline J. Sheldon and Sun-Young Park
An Exploratory Study of Corporate Social Responsibility in the U.S. Travel Industry
July 2011

Zvi Schwartz and Stephen Hiemstra
Improving the Accuracy of Hotel Reservations Forecasting: Curves Similarity Approach
July 1997

Pavlína Látková and Christine A. Vogt
Residents’ Attitudes toward Existing and Future Tourism Development in Rural Communities
January 2012

Jenny (Jiyeon) Lee, Gerard Kyle, and David Scott
The Mediating Effect of Place Attachment on the Relationship between Festival Satisfaction and Loyalty to the Festival Hosting Destination
November 2012

Jong-Hyeong Kim, J. R. Brent Ritchie, and Bryan McCormick
Development of a Scale to Measure Memorable Tourism Experiences
January 2012

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About Cynthia Nalevanko, Editor, Management INK

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