Journal of Entrepreneurship Education (Print ISSN: 1098-8394; Online ISSN: 1528-2651)


The Impacts of Covid-19 on the Jordan Tourism & Accommodations Sector: An Empirical Study.

Author(s): Belal H Al-Nsour

This study aims to measure the time series-related impact of COVID-19 on the Tourist Accommodation Sector in Jordan. Quantitative economic statistical techniques was attentively nominated to establish unit measurement in data time series including the quantity of tourist visitors from 35 source countries among 1997 and 2020. The being of unit origins can find the static characteristics of the cycles. The study considers that the data time series of 23 countries include difference stationary process, and consequently any shape of external crisis, like the COVID-19 pandemic, can have a persistent impact on the total of tourist visitors. Involved in this classification are Germany, Italy, the KSA, and the UAE, which are the primary traveler source for Jordan. The paper advises that administrations take the main source country of visitor’s specific efforts to handle the harmful effect of COVID-19.

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