Revisiting Tourist Behavior Models in Destination Choice.

In the tourist behavior literature, Plog´s psychographic model and Butler´s tourism area life cycle (TALC) are assumed to be theoretically related. In order to better understand tourists’ destination choice, this research intends to revisit the two models, proposing that consumption needs might enhance the predictive power of Plog´s psychographics.


Oliver Cruz-Milán (2014) ,"Revisiting Tourist Behavior Models in Destination Choice.", in LA - Latin American Advances in Consumer Research Volume 3, eds. Eva M. González, Tina M. Lowrey, and , Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 77-77.


Oliver Cruz-Milán, University of Texas - Pan American, USA


LA - Latin American Advances in Consumer Research Volume 3 | 2014

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