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Lodging Tax Review

The Lodging Tax Review: How Assessments Work for Your Destination

February 22, 2018

This report, commissioned by the Destinations Council,?serves as a tool for destinations to advocate for consistent or increasing investment in tourism by comparing their destination’s situation to others and track expenditures and rates over time.?

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Travel and Trade

April 03, 2019

An analysis of the?incredible—yet not so obvious—impact of international inbound travel on the U.S. trade balance.

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The Economic Review of Travel in America, 2018 Edition

December 20, 2018

Analysis of current and historical measurements of the U.S. travel industry, including domestic and international inbound travel volume and the impact of travel on the U.S. economy.

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Travel Forecast

December 12, 2018

Driven by the U.S. Travel Association and Oxford Economic's?proprietary travel forecasting model, the semi-annual domestic and international forecasts allow members to review the...

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Made in America: Travel's Essential Contribution to Economic Development

August 14, 2018

The global travel marketplace is highly lucrative, and it is more important now than ever before that we keep American destinations top of mind for travelers, both in the U.S. and abroad.

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Domestic Travel Market Report, 2018

March 01, 2019

This annual report offers insights on domestic travelers’ characteristics including: primary trip purpose, accommodation preferences, changes in travel party composition and the top trip...

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April 15, 2019

Interactive Travel Analytics (ITA)

A subscription-based interactive, research tool developed for travel industry professionals to make better-informed decisions.

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April 11, 2019

U.S. Travel Barometer

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This first of its kind forward-looking report -- based on 30 billion global online lodging searches from 5,000 consumer travel websites (representing nearly 60 percent of all global lodging searches and conversions) is aggregated exclusively for U.S. Travel by nSight.

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April 10, 2019

Travel Price Index

Developed by the U.S. Travel Association, the Travel Price Index (TPI) measures the one-month change in the cost of travel ("travel inflation") away from home in the United States on a seasonally adjusted basis and the 12-month change of the cost of travel away from home in the U.S. on a seasonally unadjusted basis. The TPI is released monthly and is directly comparable to the CPI.

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April 03, 2019

U.S. Travel and Tourism Overview (2018)

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A two-page overview of travel volumes to within the United States, and the economic impact of travel on the U.S. economy.

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April 03, 2019

Travel and Trade

An analysis of the incredible—yet not so obvious—impact of international inbound travel on the U.S. trade balance.

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April 03, 2019

Travel's Impact on the U.S. Economy (2018)

The travel industry fuels economic growth. Travel supports 1 in 9 U.S. jobs

Travel impacts commerce and jobs throughout the whole economy, well beyond the industry itself. When travel thrives, so does America.

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