Real-time data is critical for reopening borders, managing destinations, and for the industry to build back better from the crisis.
Anna Fink leads research and technical assistance on regional cooperation and integration with a focus on Southeast Asia, the Pacific, and regional public goods. Before joining ADB, she was a natural resource economist and statistician with the Secretariat of the Pacific Community and a consultant on trade facilitation and regional integration in East and Southern Africa. She has a master’s degree in Development Management from the London School of Economics and has volunteered for projects in Africa and South America.
This policy brief looks at three scenarios for reviving tourism: promoting domestic tourism, bilateral travel bubbles, and subregional travel bubbles.