Timing and holidays duration for people residing in the Province of Bologna

CAZZOLA, ALBERTO; Department Of Statistics - University Of Bologna & ROBERTO IMPICCIATORE
The survey carried out in late 2004 in the Province of Bologna made possible an analysis of the main characteristics of holidays taken in the two-year period 2003-2004. In particular, we evaluated the effects of several sociodemographic traits on the propensity of holidaymaking, taking longer holidays, and starting holidays in peak season. The analyses were developed using multivariate models including Heckman models based on estimation of simultaneous equations in order to take into account the...