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Priceline, Expedia and the Online Travel Agency Oligarchy
Strategy

Priceline, Expedia and the Online Travel Agency Oligarchy

by Peter O'Connor

It’s going to be harder than ever for hotels to capture their fair share of today’s online travel customers

Why aren’t hotel chains more worried about AirBnB?
Economy & Finance

Why aren’t hotel chains more worried about AirBnB?

by Peter O'Connor

Eyes are on Airbnb as it hints at an upcoming IPO that could reach as high as USD$10 billion.

Taking on Booking.com
Strategy

Taking on Booking.com

by Peter O'Connor

By taking on Expedia and Booking.com, are smaller hotels biting the hand that feeds them?

TOP RESEARCH Do Unusual Hotels Have Lower Market Value?
Strategy

Do Unusual Hotels Have Lower Market Value?

by Nicolas Graf

What factors come into play to determine the market value of hotel properties?

TOP RESEARCH Why are Some Countries more Successful Tourist Destinations than Others?
Sustainability

Why are Some Countries more Successful Tourist Destinations than Others?

by Sarah Brown

The ways in which economic, social and environmental factors can drive tourism – or hold it back.

London 2012: Marketing Potential and Pitfalls of Olympic Proportions
Strategy

London 2012: Marketing Potential and Pitfalls of Olympic Proportions

by Thierry Lardinoit

With an audience of over 4 billion for the opening ceremonies alone, it goes without saying that London 2012 offers up a golden opportunity for advertisers wanting to reach out to an immense number of fans.