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The home exchange phenomenon in the sharing economy: a research agenda (2020)
Journal Article
Casado-Diaz, M. A., Casado-Díaz, A. B., & Hoogendoorn, G. (in press). The home exchange phenomenon in the sharing economy: a research agenda. Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism, 29. https://doi.org/10.1080/15022250.2019.1708455

© 2020, © 2020 Informa UK Limited, trading as Taylor & Francis Group. The emergence of the sharing economy has been driven by the increasing value of temporary access to goods over ownership as an alternative mode of consumption. This economy has b... Read More about The home exchange phenomenon in the sharing economy: a research agenda.

Linking tourism, retirement migration and social capital (2014)
Journal Article
Casado-Díaz, J. M., Casado-Díaz, A. B., Casado-Díaz, M. A., Casado-Diaz, M., Casado-Diaz, A. B., & Casado-Diaz, J. M. (2014). Linking tourism, retirement migration and social capital. Tourism Geographies, 16(1), 124-140. https://doi.org/10.1080/14616688.2013.851266

A general trend in the study of international retirement migration has been the increased attention paid to the social contacts and network connections of the migrants in both the destination and the origin areas. These studies have examined the exte... Read More about Linking tourism, retirement migration and social capital.

Destination image and the renewal of mature tourist destinations (2013)
Presentation / Conference
Casado-Diaz, M., & Vera-Rebollo, J. F. (2013, April). Destination image and the renewal of mature tourist destinations. Paper presented at Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geographers

Research has shown how destination image influences tourist behaviour and destination choice. More recently, academics have turned their attention to the way in which image can play an important role in the renewal of mature tourist destinations, par... Read More about Destination image and the renewal of mature tourist destinations.

The geographies of lifestyle mobilities: Exploring international retirement migration to Spain (2012)
Presentation / Conference
Casado-Diaz, M. (2012, February). The geographies of lifestyle mobilities: Exploring international retirement migration to Spain. Paper presented at Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geographers

This paper explores the relevance of transnational social networks in the context of international retirement migration (IRM). The study uses the concept of social capital as a framework for the analysis of the migrants’ transnational social practice... Read More about The geographies of lifestyle mobilities: Exploring international retirement migration to Spain.

Tourist destination image: A case study of Benidorm, Spain (2012)
Working Paper
Casado-Diaz, M., & Vera-Rebollo, J. F. Tourist destination image: A case study of Benidorm, Spain

This paper explores the destination image of Benidorm, Spain, as perceived by UK-based travel intermediaries and British tourists. Using a qualitative approach based on in-depth interviews and content analysis, the paper analyses the perceptions of t... Read More about Tourist destination image: A case study of Benidorm, Spain.

Late life second move housing choices of international retiree migrants (2009)
Journal Article
Rodríguez, V., Angeles Casado-Díaz, M., Manuel Casado-Díaz, J., Gibler, K. M., Gibler, K., Casado-Diaz, J. M., …Taltavull, P. (2009). Late life second move housing choices of international retiree migrants. International Journal of Housing Markets and Analysis, 2(2), 190-210. https://doi.org/10.1108/17538270910963117

Purpose – Many international retirement migrants are amenity movers undertaking the first move in the late life course model of migration. The purpose of this paper is to examine second moves within the retirement destination community to test whethe... Read More about Late life second move housing choices of international retiree migrants.

La migración de retirados europeos al mercado de vivienda español. Una evidencia sobre sus efectos (2009)
Journal Article
Taltavull, P., Gibler, K., Rodriguez, V., Casado-Diaz, J. M., & Casado-Diaz, M. (2009). La migración de retirados europeos al mercado de vivienda español. Una evidencia sobre sus efectos

La migración internacional de retirados no es un fenómeno nuevo entre los países de la Unión Europea. Hay un buen número de sociólogos que han descrito el proceso y sus implicaciones en las formas de vida, especialmente en los casos de migración de... Read More about La migración de retirados europeos al mercado de vivienda español. Una evidencia sobre sus efectos.

Examining retirement housing preferences among international retiree migrants (2009)
Journal Article
Gibler, K., Taltavull, P., Casado-Diaz, J. M., Casado-Diaz, M., & Rodriguez, V. (2009). Examining retirement housing preferences among international retiree migrants

Housing demand models based on individual consumer’s utility function reflect preferences about the structure and lot, neighborhood, and location as related to socioeconomic characteristics of the occupants. As a growing proportion of aging residents... Read More about Examining retirement housing preferences among international retiree migrants.

Social capital in the sun: Bonding and bridging social capital among British retirees (2009)
Book Chapter
Casado-Diaz, M. (2009). Social capital in the sun: Bonding and bridging social capital among British retirees. In M. Benson, & K. O'Reilly (Eds.), Lifestyle Migration: Expectations, Aspirations and ExperiencesAshgate

This chapter explores social networks between English-speaking retirees located in Calpe, a municipality on the Costa Blanca, Spain. Using the concept of social capital and the device of leisure, this chapter discusses the systems of social relations... Read More about Social capital in the sun: Bonding and bridging social capital among British retirees.

Retiring to Spain: An analysis of differences among North European nationals (2006)
Journal Article
Casado-Díaz, M. A., & Casado-Diaz, M. (2006). Retiring to Spain: An analysis of differences among North European nationals. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, 32(8), 1321-1339. https://doi.org/10.1080/13691830600928714

The aim of this study is to analyse the growing importance of international retirement migration (IRM) by focusing on the differences among the British, German and Nordic expatriate communities living on the Costa Blanca, Spain. The first section dis... Read More about Retiring to Spain: An analysis of differences among North European nationals.

Northern European retired residents in nine southern European areas: Characteristics, motivations and adjustment (2004)
Journal Article
Casado-Diaz, M. A., Warnes, A. M., Casado-Diaz, M., Kaiser, C., & Warnes, A. M. (2004). Northern European retired residents in nine southern European areas: Characteristics, motivations and adjustment. Ageing and Society, 24(3), 353-381. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0144686X04001898

During the last two decades, northern European retirement residence in the southern European sunbelt has grown strongly and its forms have rapidly changed, but standard demographic and social statistical sources provide no information about the flows... Read More about Northern European retired residents in nine southern European areas: Characteristics, motivations and adjustment.

Second homes in Spain (2004)
Book Chapter
Casado-Diaz, M. (2004). Second homes in Spain. In C. Hall, & D. Muller (Eds.), Tourism, Mobility and Second Homes, 215-232. Channel View Publications