Carl H. Marcussen,

PhD, Senior Researcher, 

Centre for Regional and Tourism Reseach, Denmark

I am a senior researcher at the Centre for Regional and Tourism Research in Denmark, were I have done research into tourism related topics since 1995. Emphasis in my current research is advanced analyses of tourism survey data. Furthermore I undertake analyses based on comprehensive sets of register data. I was born in 1958 and hold the following degrees: B.Sc.(Economics), B.Com.(Marketing), MBA, PhD (Marketing) and have written a number of scientific journal articles plus many conference papers and several major reports. I have taught courses in marketing and related subjects. Occasionally I act as a reviewer of manuscripts for tourism journals.  

List of publications by Carl H. Marcussen, PhD:



·         Tematurisme Bornholm (in Danish - with Anja Bach-Jensen). For Destination Bornholm. December.

·         Mulighederne for at øge antallet af krydstogtskibsanløb til Ilulissat, Grønland. In Danish. For Qaasuitsup Kommunia, Ilulissat. February.








·         Information usage, motives and activities of tourist at Danish destinations in Denmark. Presented at the 18th Nordic Symposium in Tourism Research, 22-24 October, 2009, Esbjerg.

·         Cycling tourism in north-western Poland, on Bornholm and in southern Sweden. Project report, United in Diversity, September 2009.

·         Understanding destination choices of European travelers – Probabilities of visitation to destinations. Presented at the TTRA conference in the Netherlands 22-24 April, 2009.

·         Trends in European Internet Distribution - of Travel and Tourism Services 1998-2008, with projections to 2009, updated 23 March, 2009.


·         A multiple regression approach to estimating tourist spending per night– in Denmark. Presented at a seminar on Tourism and Regional Development, Aalborg University, 26-28 Nov., 2008

·         Speaking at an IT/tourism seminar in Varberg, Sweden, 29 Oct. 2008, about the trends in the European and Scandinavian online travel market.

·         Tourism on Bornholm (English version), Notat om Turismen på Bornholm – med særlig vægt på østkysten (Danish version), Oct. 2008.

·         Determinants of tourist satisfaction and intention to return – to destinations in Denmark. Presented at the 17th Nordic Symposium in Tourism Research. 25-27 September, 2008, Lillehammer.

·         Speaking at ENTER 2008 in Innsbruck on 23 January about Online travel trends in the European market.


·         The Polish Market for Holidays on Bornholm – by Sea and Air, October 2007.


·         Online booking of holidays to Bornholm - Trends relating to dynamic packaging (in Danish: Online booking af bornholmerferier), December 2006, updated March 2007. 

·         The Polish market for ferry transport to Bornholm (in Danish: Det polske marked for færgetransport til Bornholm).   

·         Feasibility of establishing seasonal flights to Bornholm. Working paper, June '06. 

·         Speaking at the "European CRS Conference", Brussels, Belgium, 28 April '06, about the 2006 update of the "trends in European Internet Distribution" study.  


·         Online Booking of Danish Hotels, Scandinavian Hotel Conference, Copenhagen Business School, 14 November 2005 

·         Online booking of car-ferry crossings in Scandinavia,  Innovation and Tourism, international seminar, 29-30 September, Majorca, Spain.  

·         Online booking of Danish holiday cottages, hotels and other accommodation services (in Danish), August 2005

·         Trends in eTourism adoption, 4th eTourism Futures Forum, University of Surrey, 21-22 March 2005. 

·         Experten zum Thema E-commerce (participation in fvw-Round-Table discussion), fvw International, No. 5, 4 March 2005, from p. 46 


·         Perspectives of Internet distribution in the 10 new EU countries - with particular emphasis on Poland, 18-19 November 2004, European Tourism Conference, Sopot, Poland

·         New trends in Internet marketing and sales - with an emphasis on the 10 new EU countries, and Estonia in particular, Baltic Tourism Commission (BTC) Conference, Tallinn, Estonia, 23 September. 









- og bookingsystemer " - en casesamling" (in Danish), November 1996, independent contribution within the project "the technological development of Bornholm" (205 pp.).




Last updated: 13 February, 2014.