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Delphi Technique and Tourism

Custer, R.L., J. A. Scarcella & B.R. Stewart.(1999). The Modified Delphi Technique - A Rotational Modification," Journal of Vocational and Technical Education, Volume 15 Number 2[NOTE: addresses problem fatigue when reviewing large number of training competencies]

Dalkey, N., and O. Helmer. (1963). An Experimental Application of the Delphi Method to the Use of Experts. Management Science 9:458-467. [NOTE: some of the original documentation on Delphi Technique]

Garrod, B., and Fyall, A. (2000). Managing heritage tourism. Annals of Tourism Research 27 (3), 683-702

Garrod, B. (2003). Defining Marine Ecotourism: A Delphi Study. Pages 17-35 in B. Garrod and J.C. Wilson, ed. Marine Ecotourism: Issues and Experiences. Channel View Publications, Clevedon, England.

Green, C. Hunter, C. and Moore, B. (1990). Assessing environmental impact of tourism development: Use of the Delphi technique. Tourism Management 11(2), 111-120.

Kaynak, E., J. Bloom, M. Leibold. (1994). Using the Delphi Technique to Predict Future Tourism Potential. Marketing Intelligence & Planning,12 (7): 18 - 29.

Kaynak, E. and Macauley, J.A. (1984) The Delphi technique in the measurement of tourism market potential: The case of Nova Scotia. Tourism Management 5(2), 87-101

Linstone, Harold A. and Murray Turoff, Editors.(2002,1975) The Delphi Method: Techniques and Applications. [links to scanned chapters of the 1975 book]

Liu, J.C. (1988). Hawaii tourism to the Year 200: A Delphi forecast. Tourism Management 9(4), 279-90.

Masser, I. and Foley, P. (1987). Delphi revisited: Expert opinion in urban analysis. Urban Studies 24 (3), 217-225.

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