Author Bios (50 Words for each Author)

Matthew Stone is Assistant Professor in recreation, hospitality and parks management at California State University, Chico, where his research focuses on tourist consumer behavior and educational outcomes of travel. Matthew holds a PhD in recreation, park, and tourism sciences from Texas A&M University.

Jim Petrick is a Full Professor, Research Fellow and the Associate Department Head for Graduate Studies in the Department of RPTS at Texas A&M University. His research interest focuses on applying marketing and psychology principles in the context of tourism services to assist tourism entities in better marketing to their clientele.

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Final Extended Abstract


Reflections on Learning from Domestic Travel