Publications

Title Date
Measuring the Economic Importance of the Meetings Industry – Developing a Tourism Satellite Account
The Meetings Industry has emerged over recent decades as an important contributor to national economies. It is perceived as a significant and growing component of tourism and other industries and yet little reliable and consistent data exist to support this perception. With the lack of consistent...
2006
"UNWTO Technical Cooperation Service 2005" 2005
"Tourism Pearls of the Silk Road" 2005
Tourism Pearls of the Silk Road
This publication was published as part of the UNWTO, UNDP and UNCTAD project of ¨Silk Road Initiative¨. The aim of the publication is to familiarize the reader with the immense variety and high quality of the Silk Road tourism resources located in China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and...
2005
A Strategic Approach to Visa Facilitation in the Silk Road Countries
The study includes analysis of existing visa procedures and other formalities in the Silk Road countries, based on the results of a survey of the corresponding embassies and consulates. The results of the survey leads to a comparative analysis on the various rules, regulations and procedures...
2005
"WTO Technical Cooperation Service 2004" 2004
Enzo Paci Papers on Measuring the Economic Significance of Tourism Vol. 4
The new 4th Edition of the Enzo Paci Papers is the most recent volume in this well known series. The series has been designed to serve as a platform for familiarizing statisticians and economic analysts interested in tourism with WTO’s Tourism Satellite Account Project. In more than 200 pages WTO...
2004
Enzo Paci papers on Measuring the Economic Significance of Tourism - Vol. 3
This third Volume of the “Enzo Paci Papers on Measuring the Economic Significance of Tourism” continues to serve as a platform for familiarizing statisticians and economic analysts interested in tourism with WTO's Tourism Satellite Account Project. In more than 200 pages it provides an updated...
2003
Measuring Visitor Expenditure for Inbound Tourism
The purpose of this research was to examine various experiences relative to statistical operations used to estimate visitor expenditure associated with inbound tourism. In some of the cases which were analysed, estimating expenditure is the main aim of these operations; in others, this estimation...
2003
General Guidelines for Using Data on International Air-Passenger Traffic for Tourism Analysis
IATA and the UNWTO have worked together to compile this report in order to help explain to a technical audience how useful information generated by international air passenger traffic can be for the purpose of analysing tourism. This type of data can be used to complement passenger arrival numbers...
2002