About the Journal

Focus and Scope

The American Journal of Tourism Research (AJTR) boasts an international scope, encompassing research into various aspects of tourism as well as the development of innovative research methodologies. AJTR encourages submissions based on primary research, reviews, and interdisciplinary papers that may not be directly related to tourism but address topics of interest to tourism researchers. Relevant fields include economics, marketing, psychology, geography, anthropology, and sociology.

Open Access Policy

In line with its commitment to fostering a greater global exchange of knowledge, AJTR adopts an immediate open access policy for its content. This principle ensures that research is made freely available to the public, encouraging collaboration, discussion, and the advancement of knowledge in the field of tourism research.