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How Will Emerging Economies Reliant on Tourism Survive the Crisis? 

How Will Emerging Economies Reliant on Tourism Survive the Crisis? https://skift.com/2020/08/21/how-will-emerging-economies-reliant-on-tourism-survive-the-crisis/ 21 August 2020 Dimitrios Buhalis, a professor of tourism at Bournemouth University, told Skift that countries which can temporarily divert their tourism workforce to other industries, such as to agriculture or fishing, may be able to weather the storm and see their tourism economies… Read more »

Tourism Review Journal is raised to Q1 in SCIMAGO Journal Rankings

Tourism Review Journal is raised to Q1 in SCIMAGO Journal Rankings Tourism Review Journal, the most established Journal in tourism on its 75th Volume, edited by Professor Dimitrios Buhalis is raised to Q1 in SCIMAGO Journal Rankings for Business, Management and Accounting Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management Social Sciences Geography, Planning and Development The latest… Read more »

New publication: Dining alone: improving the experience of solo restaurant goers

Next time when you dine alone, perhaps on a business trip, remember this new publication. Brown, L., Buhalis, D. and Beer, S. (2020), “Dining alone: improving the experience of solo restaurant goers“, International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, Vol. 32 No. 3, pp. 1347-1365. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJCHM-06-2019-0584 Purpose-Solo travel for leisure and business is increasing. It is… Read more »

Professor Dimitrios Buhalis to the Global Business programme of China Global TV Network about the impact of #flooding as well as COVID-19 #coronavirus

Interview Professor Dimitrios Buhalis to the Global Business programme of China Global TV Network about the impact of #flooding as well as COVID-19 #coronavirus to #Venice #carnival https://newsus.cgtn.com/news/2020-02-23/Dimitrios-Buhalis-on-current-and-future-state-of-the-Venice-carnival-Oj7eYiNQGI/index.html @ChinaGlobalTVNetwork @CGTN @cgtnofficial https://newsus.cgtn.com/news/2020-02-23/Dimitrios-Buhalis-on-current-and-future-state-of-the-Venice-carnival-Oj7eYiNQGI/index.html

Buhalis, D., Parra López, E.,  Martinez-Gonzalez, J.A., 2020, Influence of young consumers’ external and internal variables on their eloyalty to tourism sites, Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, Vol. 15,

New paper published: Buhalis, D., Parra López, E.,  Martinez-Gonzalez, J.A., 2020, Influence of young consumers’ external and internal variables on their eloyalty to tourism sites, Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, Vol. 15, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jdmm.2020.100409 Download FREE before April 11, 2020 https://authors.elsevier.com/c/1acJm_,51~BCpGT   Highlights Demonstrates the high use of electronic commerce by young people. Discovers the… Read more »

NEW ARTICLE PUBLISHEDStamolampros, P., Korfiatis; N., Chalvatzis, K., Buhalis, D., 2020, Harnessing the “Wisdom of Employees” from Online Reviews, Annals of Tourism Research,

NEW ARTICLE PUBLISHED Stamolampros, P., Korfiatis; N., Chalvatzis, K., Buhalis, D., 2020, Harnessing the “Wisdom of Employees” from Online Reviews, Annals of Tourism Research, Vol.80, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annals.2019.02.012 Download FREE Now https://authors.elsevier.com/c/1aSE6aZ3ER7Ql The informational value of online employee reviews in tourism and hospitality research and practice. Online reviews can complement existing approaches offering access in a pool of opinion… Read more »

Contribute to two books : Smart Cities and Sharing Economy CALL FOR BOOK CHAPTERS

Contribute to two books : Smart Cities and Sharing Economy CALL FOR BOOK CHAPTERS Published by Goodfellow Publishers Smart Cities: Co-creating experiences, challenges and opportunities | Editors: Dimitrios Buhalis, Babak Taheri, and Roya Rahimi https://easychair.org/cfp/SC1 The Sharing Economy: Perspectives, Opportunities and Challenges Editors: Babak Taheri, Roya Rahimi, and Dimitrios Buhalis https://easychair.org/cfp/SE1 Important dates: Abstract Deadline: 15th Jan 2020… Read more »

Buhalis, D., Harwood, T., Bogicevic, V., Viglia, G., Beldona, S., Hofacker, C., 2019, Technological disruptions in Services: lessons from Tourism and Hospitality, Journal of Service Management,

NEW PAPER: Buhalis, D., Harwood, T., Bogicevic, V., Viglia, G., Beldona, S., Hofacker, C., 2019, Technological disruptions in Services: lessons from Tourism and Hospitality, Journal of Service Management, Vol. 30 No. 4, pp. 484-506 https://doi.org/10.1108/JOSM-12-2018-0398 Purpose Technological disruptions such as the Internet of Things and autonomous devices, enhanced analytical capabilities (artificial intelligence) and rich media… Read more »

NEW ARTICLE Anagnostopoulou, S., Buhalis, D., Kountouri, I., Manousakis, E. and Tsekrekos, A. (2019), “The impact of online reputation on hotel profitability”, International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management,  https://doi.org/10.1108/IJCHM-03-2019-0247

NEW ARTICLE Anagnostopoulou, S., Buhalis, D., Kountouri, I., Manousakis, E. and Tsekrekos, A. (2019), “ The impact of online reputation on hotel profitability”, International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management,  https://doi.org/10.1108/IJCHM-03-2019-0247 Abstract Purpose The purpose of this study is to quantify the impact of online customer reputation on financial profitability. Design/methodology/approach Online reputation is captured by extracting the most recurring textual themes associated with… Read more »