Tourist Arrivals And Economic Growth In Sarawak

Lau, Evan and Oh, Swee-Ling and Hu, Sing-Sing (2008) Tourist Arrivals And Economic Growth In Sarawak. MPRA Paper.

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Abstract

This study empirically investigates the comovements and the causality relationship between tourist arrivals and economic growth in Sarawak during the period of 1972 to 2004. The empirical evidence clearly shows that the long run causality running from tourist arrivals to economic growth in the estimation period. As one of the income generator for Sarawak, the findings are consistent with economic theory and proffer important policy conclusions.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Tourist arrivals; Economic growth; Sarawak; causality, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Economics and Business
Depositing User: Karen Kornalius
Date Deposited: 19 Jul 2017 03:27
Last Modified: 19 Jul 2017 03:27
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/16949

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