A Research on Macau Tourism Prosperity Index

Fangqing Sheng, Rui Jiang, Lili Wang, Yun Shen, Huiqi Wang

Abstract


Researchers have adopted prosperity index to forecast tourism supply and demand for a destination. However, selection of indicators and cycle selection pose challenge when researchers attempt to include them in the forecasting model. In this paper, the composite index method is used to construct and evaluate tourism prosperity index in Macau from 2006 to 2015 and predicts its future development. The prediction results were consistent with the realistic development situation.

Keywords


Tourism Industry; Prosperity Index; Macau


DOI
10.12783/dtssehs/eemt2017/14429

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