International arrivals to Australia: determinants and the role of air transport policy

Zhang, Yahua (2015) International arrivals to Australia: determinants and the role of air transport policy. Journal of Air Transport Management , 44-45 (May-June). pp. 21-24. ISSN 0969-6997


Air transport policy, national income, bilateral trade volume, distance, common language and immigration are significant determinants of international arrivals to Australia. The close link between aviation policy and the number of international travellers might suggest that Australia has benefited from the liberalisation of the airline industry globally in recent decades.

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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: Accepted version deposited in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher.
Faculty / Department / School: Current - Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts - School of Commerce
Date Deposited: 26 Mar 2015 04:37
Last Modified: 07 Feb 2018 04:51
Uncontrolled Keywords: policy index; inbound travel; dynamic panel data; Australia
Fields of Research : 15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services > 1507 Transportation and Freight Services > 150701 Air Transportation and Freight Services
14 Economics > 1403 Econometrics > 140304 Panel Data Analysis
14 Economics > 1402 Applied Economics > 140217 Transport Economics
Socio-Economic Objective: B Economic Development > 88 Transport > 8803 Aerospace Transport > 880302 Air Passenger Transport
Identification Number or DOI: 10.1016/j.jairtraman.2015.02.004

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