Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International
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Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International
PolyU Study Reveals Surprising Source of Unethical Tourist Behaviour
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Judgements about ethically unacceptable behaviour may vary amongst cultures, and Western tourists are more likely to engage in such behaviour when on holiday, find Dr Denis Tolkach, Dr Stephen Pratt of the School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and a co-researcher in a recently published study. Their investigation of international and mainland Chinese tourists and Hong Kong residents reveals some surprising findings that should prove useful for academics, policymakers and industry practitioners seeking to develop \"mitigation strategies to reduce anti-tourism sentiment\" in Hong Kong and other tourist destinations.

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