Willingness of Local Tourists to pay for conservation of tourism spots in the Damai Sistrict Sarawak

Alias, Radam and Shazali, Abu Mansor and Abas, Said and Afizah, Merican (2009) Willingness of Local Tourists to pay for conservation of tourism spots in the Damai Sistrict Sarawak. ASEAN Journal on Hospitality and Tourism, 1 (1). pp. 53-62. ISSN 1412-2073

[img]
Preview
PDF
Willingness of Local Tourists to pay for conservation of tourism spots in the Damai Sistrict Sarawak.pdf

Download (118kB) | Preview

Abstract

This research analyzes individual's willingness to pay (WTP) for the conservation of Tourism spots in the Damai district, Kuching. Sarawak. The study applied the dichotomaus choice of Contingent Valuation Method (CVM), to visitors sampled randomly. Results indicated a pe,. person median value of RM11. 64 WTP for the preservation of Damai, using the logit modem. The coilection of a fee would allow local authorities to provide and promote various conservation activities, in addition to the reduction of problems associated to the public good.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Willingness to pay, conservation, damai, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Resource Science and Technology
Depositing User: Karen Kornalius
Date Deposited: 08 May 2014 08:00
Last Modified: 06 Mar 2017 01:10
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/2391

Actions (For repository members only: login required)

View Item View Item