Alexandra VINEREAN

Consumption Habits During the Decision Making Process in Tourism

It is crucial for all organizations that activate in this field to research and understand the way in which consumers make decisions and the factors that motivate and encourage tourists to make different purchases. Also, when analyzing a tourist’s consumer behavior, companies must take into consideration: the needs and patterns of the consumers, consumer preferences and requirements, tourism market segmentation, and motivational factors such as cultural, personal, emotional, status, personal development, physical, etc. In this context, this paper aims to examine the responses of 154 tourists in relation to their predisposition to purchase and the patterns that are usually decisive in the decision making process regarding tourism services.
JEL ClassificationM31, M21

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Author(s)

Alexandra VINEREAN
Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu

Correspondence

Alexandra Vinerean, Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu

Article History

Received: August 25, 2014
Accepted: September 10, 2014
Available Online: October 9, 2014

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Vinerean, A., 2014. Consumption Habits During the Decision Making Process in Tourism. Expert Journal of Business and Management, 2(2), pp. 47-53

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