The purpose of this study is to estimate the total economic impact and the direct taxes and fees generated by the 2008 in-flow of visitors to the City of Virginia Beach's tourist industry. Total tourism economic impact is defined as the sum of direct, indirect and induced output, employment and earnings that result from visitor spending in Virginia Beach.
Original Publication Citation
Yochum, G. R., & Agarwal, V. (2009). 2008 Virginia Beach tourism economic impact study. Old Dominion University Research Foundation. https://www.odu.edu/content/dam/odu/offices/economic-forecasting-project/docs/2008_vbecon_impact.pdf
Yochum, Gilbert R. and Agarwal, Vinod, "2008 Virginia Beach Tourism Economic Impact Study" (2009). Economics Faculty Publications. 42.