TITLE

Too hot? Not for tourists and conventioneers

AUTHOR(S)
Slaton, James
PUB. DATE
July 1996
SOURCE
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);7/08/96, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the growth of convention attendance, an indicator of tourism business, in New Orleans, Louisiana for the summer of 1996. Projections for summer 1996; Hotel occupancy rates for 1994 and 1995; Professions involved in tourism; Impact of weather. INSET: Summer brings unconventional conventions..
ACCESSION #
9610080298

 

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