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Interactive Travel Analytics (ITA)

April 15, 2019
A subscription-based interactive, research tool developed for travel industry professionals to make better-informed decisions.
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National Parks Dashboard

June 26, 2020

A new dashboard that monitors daily unique mobile devices across various points of interest at sample U.S. National Parks and helps track the recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Travel Economic Impact Calculator (TEIC)

March 07, 2019

An interactive easy-to-use tool that shows the direct impact of a change in traveler spending on a state or destination’s economy.

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Economic Impact Map

April 29, 2020

This online tool helps tell the story of travel’s economic impact by state and congressional district. Search by state, congressional district or zip code and download a detailed PDF that is easy...

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Made in America: Travel's Contribution to Workforce Development and Career Advancement

May 07, 2019

For millions of Americans, a career in the travel industry is not just a first job, but the first step toward the American dream of a stable, prosperous and rewarding life with a competitive...

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Made in America: Travel's Essential Contribution to Economic Development

August 14, 2018

The global travel marketplace is highly lucrative, and it is more important now than ever before that we keep American destinations top of mind for travelers, both in the U.S. and abroad.

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August 08, 2018

Under-Vacationed America: A State-by-State Look at Time Off

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Leaving vacation days unused has become an unfortunate national pastime. America is not, however, monolithic.

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July 25, 2018

Playbook: Crisis Readiness and Response

Playbook: Crisis and Readiness Response

The freedom to travel is one of the many liberties we enjoy as Americans, but we are in a new era with shifting global landscapes and unexpected challenges.

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July 25, 2018

Playbook: Protecting Your Budget

Playbook: Protecting Your Budget

This playbook is designed to help better prepare destination organizations for a variety of scenarios related to the stability of their funding and reputation within their communities.

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May 08, 2018

State of American Vacation 2018

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America’s vacation behavior is changing—and for the better. Employers are showing signs of having more encouraging vacation cultures, and employees are feeling more confident about using the time they earn.

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February 27, 2018

Impact of Travel on State Economies, 2017 Edition

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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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February 22, 2018

Domestic Travel Market Report, 2017

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Domestic person-trips for both leisure and business purposes rose by 27.8 million, a 1.3 percent increase, totaling 2.2 billion person-trips in 2016. Domestic travel, specifically for leisure...

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