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Economic Review Travel America

The Economic Review of Travel in America, 2016 Edition

August 04, 2016

Analysis of current and historical measurements of the U.S. travel industry, including domestic and international inbound travel volume and the impact of travel on the U.S. economy, as well as the importance of the United States in global tourism.

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Power of Travel Promotion 3.0 (What Destination Marketing Means to Communities Nationwide)

August 28, 2016

In today’s highly competitive global marketplace, travel destinations require investment in their brands to remain relevant. By investing in effective travel promotion, states and...

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The Rising Dollar and International Travel to the U.S.

August 25, 2016

Analysis of the impact of a stronger dollar on the travel industry, particularly on international travel spending in the U.S., updated in August 2016 to reflect effects of Brexit

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Domestic Travel Market Report 2015

June 29, 2016

Domestic person-trips for both leisure and business purposes rose by 50 million, a 2.4 percent increase, totaling 2.1 billion person-trips in 2014.

This report outlines the travel...

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International Inbound Travel

January 30, 2017

General fact sheets and individual market profiles illustrating the United States' top inbound visitation markets, international travel spending in the U.S., and global travel trends.

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Leisure Travel Decision Making

May 20, 2016

Leisure Travel Decision Making 

This first white paper of three in a white paper report series provides insight into leisure travel intentions and top...

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February 13, 2017

Impact of Travel on State Economies, 2016 Edition

Economic impact statistics (travelers’ expenditures, travel-generated employment, payroll income and tax revenues) for the nation, each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

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January 30, 2017

Brazil: International Inbound Travel Market Profile

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Brazil remained a top inbound market in 2015 with 2.2 million visitations to the United States, but it fell in rank from the third largest overseas market to the fifth largest. A deep recession since...

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December 20, 2016

China: International Inbound Travel Market Profile

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Analyses the economic impact of inbound visitations to the U.S. from China, and presents visitation statistics in the context of general travel trends from the country.

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November 16, 2016

Transforming Security at Airports

Transforming Security at Airports

Transforming Security at Airports : An Update on Progress and a Plan for the Future of Aviation Security The TSA has made great strides since its inception, but the agency must evolve to address...

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August 18, 2016

The Work Martyr’s Cautionary Tale: How the Millennial Experience Will Define America’s Vacation Culture

The majority of Americans are not using their hard-earned vacation. The always-on, 24/7 work environment has eliminated office boundaries and created the new challenge of making time to take time...

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June 14, 2016

The State of American Vacation: How Vacation Became A Casualty of Our Work Culture

America's time off habits, or lack thereof, have resulted in a record-setting waste of 658 million vacation days. More than half of American workers (55%) left vacation time unused in 2015 and...

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