Length of Stay: Its Determinants and Outcomes
Wang, Liang; Fong, Davis Ka Chio; Law, Rob; Fang, Bin
ABS Journal Level4
AbstractLength of stay is a vital element in tourists' decision-making process and tourism demand. Divergent results of studies concerning connections between length of stay and tourist expenditures imply the saturation effect of the often-repeated extended length of stay. To address this research gap, the current research analyzes the influences of length of stay on tourist expenditure, visitor satisfaction, and intentions to recommend and revisit. With survey data from visitors to a world-renowned gaming destination, this study empirically verified the proposed existence of the saturation effect of extended trip duration. This study also empirically verifies the superiority of models with the log-transformed length of stay. Meanwhile, the proposed destination-based trip characteristics of repetition, information source, transportation mode, and destination status were identified as the indicators of length of stay. Implications for researchers and destination management are presented.
Keywordlength of stay tourist expenditure visitor satisfaction intentions to revisit and recommend determinants
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WOS Research AreaSocial Sciences - Other Topics
WOS SubjectHospitality, Leisure, Sport & Tourism
WOS IDWOS:000429888800004
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CollectionUniversity of Macau
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Wang, Liang,Fong, Davis Ka Chio,Law, Rob,et al. Length of Stay: Its Determinants and Outcomes[J]. JOURNAL OF TRAVEL RESEARCH,2018,57(4):472-482.
APA Wang, Liang,Fong, Davis Ka Chio,Law, Rob,&Fang, Bin.(2018).Length of Stay: Its Determinants and Outcomes.JOURNAL OF TRAVEL RESEARCH,57(4),472-482.
MLA Wang, Liang,et al."Length of Stay: Its Determinants and Outcomes".JOURNAL OF TRAVEL RESEARCH 57.4(2018):472-482.
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