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dc.contributor.authorParamati, S.R.en
dc.contributor.authorAlam, M. S.en
dc.contributor.authorLau, C.K.M.en
dc.date.accessioned2018-09-26T08:46:09Z
dc.date.available2018-09-26T08:46:09Z
dc.date.issued2018-10-15
dc.identifier.citationParamati, S. R., Alam, M.S. and Lau, C.K.M. (2018). The effect of tourism investment on tourism development and CO2 emissions: empirical evidence from the EU nations. Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 26 (9), pp. 1587-1607en
dc.identifier.issn0966-9582
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2086/16638
dc.descriptionThe file attached to this record is the author's final peer reviewed version.en
dc.description.abstractThe objective of this study is to investigate the effect of tourism investment on tourism development and CO2 emissions in a panel of 28 EU countries using annual data from 1990 to 2013. The empirical results from a panel cointegration test confirm the presence of long-run equilibrium relationship among the variables. The long-run elasticities indicate that tourism investment has a significant positive and negative impact on tourism development and CO2 emissions, respectively. Finally, the short-run heterogeneous panel non-causality test results show the evidence of bidirectional causality between tourism investment and tourism revenue. These results therefore suggest that tourism investments not only increase tourism revenue but also reduce CO2 emissions. Given these findings, we suggest the policy makers of the EU nations to initiate more effective policies to increase the tourism investments. The increasing tourism investments will allow the industry to grow further by ensuring sustainable tourism development across the EU member countriesen
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherTaylor and Francisen
dc.subjectSustainable tourism investmentsen
dc.subjecttourism developmenten
dc.subjectcarbon emissionsen
dc.titleThe effect of tourism investment on tourism development and CO2 emissions: empirical evidence from the EU nationsen
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.doihttps://doi.org/10.1080/09669582.2018.1489398
dc.peerreviewedYesen
dc.funderN/Aen
dc.projectidN/Aen
dc.cclicenceCC-BY-NCen
dc.date.acceptance2018-06-10en
dc.researchinstituteInstitute for Applied Economics and Social Value (IAESV)en


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