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CHINA'S INTERNATIONAL TOURISM UNDER ECONOMIC TRANSITION: NATIONAL TRENDS AND REGIONAL DISPARITIES

Liang, Chyi-Lyi (Kathleen); Guo, Rong; Wang, Qingbin; Liang, Chyi-Lyi (Kathleen); Guo, Rong; Wang, Qingbin;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2003
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Abstract
China's Tourism industry, especially international tourism, has expanded rapidly since its market-oriented economic reform started in 1978. There has been limited information regarding the trends and regional disparities. This paper examines the national trends of China's international tourism since 1982 and analyzes the changes in regional disparities since 1995. While the trend analysis suggests that China's international tourism is likely to keep growing at a significant rate, the analysis of regional disparities based on Gini coefficient indicates that the regional inequality in the number of international tourists and income has shown a downward trend since...
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publication . Other literature type . Preprint . 2003

CHINA'S INTERNATIONAL TOURISM UNDER ECONOMIC TRANSITION: NATIONAL TRENDS AND REGIONAL DISPARITIES

Liang, Chyi-Lyi (Kathleen); Guo, Rong; Wang, Qingbin; Liang, Chyi-Lyi (Kathleen); Guo, Rong; Wang, Qingbin;