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Purpose: This study aims to investigate the determinants of herd behavior in online hotel service evaluations, focusing on the cultural and geographic distance characteristics of customers. Design/methodology/approach: On the basis of 381,462 TripAdvisor reviews of hotels in the USA written by more ...

Author(s)
Xue FuJing; Dong LongZhu; Gao BaoJun; Yu Zhen; Taras, V.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, 2020, 32, 10, pp 3295-3314
Abstract

The idea of "Keeping Up with the Joneses" was developed as a phenomenon wherein people want to own the same objects and do the same things as their peers in order to keep up with them socially. Along with the combined rise of globalization, mobile technology and the millennial mindset of valuing...

Author(s)
Siegel, L. A.; Wang Dan
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2019, 36, 2, pp 159-175
Abstract

This paper uses a segmented analysis based on age, gender, repeat and first time peer-to-peer accommodation users to examine their motives and concerns influencing their satisfaction. This not only provides an important marketing tool for online accommodation platforms but also informs the...

Author(s)
Renuka Mahadevan
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Hospitality Marketing & Management, 2018, 27, 6, pp 679-692
Abstract

In order to better understand the dynamics of user behavior in the sharing economy platform, a multi-stage study was conducted on how Airbnb hosts articulate themselves online and how consumers respond to different host self-presentation patterns. First, using text mining techniques on a large...

Author(s)
Tussyadiah, I. P.; Park SangWon
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2018, 67, pp 261-272
Abstract

The effect of consumer participation in online social networking activities on their susceptibility to influence is investigated in a context of restaurant consumption. This research identified a positive relationship between consumers engagement in social networking sites (SNS) on their...

Author(s)
Tussyadiah, I. P.; Kausar, D. R.; Soesilo, P. K. M.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research, 2018, 42, 2, pp 201-223
Abstract

Among young consumers, music streaming can be perceived as a substitute for music piracy. However, streaming can provide a venue for discovering and listening to new releases, and then, gaining access to these new tracks illegally. The objective of this study is to determine if music streaming acts ...

Author(s)
Borja, K.; Dieringer, S.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, 2016, 32, pp 86-95
Abstract

When choosing among restaurants, consumers either look to their peers or to anonymous reviews on the Internet. In this study, we examine the impact of peer versus anonymous social networks on restaurant ratings and revisitation intent. We find that peer networks are substantially more effective in...

Author(s)
Ashutosh Tiwari; Richards, T. J.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Hoboken, USA
Citation
Agribusiness (New York), 2016, 32, 2, pp 153-174
Abstract

Purpose - This paper aims to examine when travelers are more influenced by friends (word-of-mouth [WOM]) with limited knowledge of hotels but an understanding of the traveler, and when by review sites (electronic word-of-mouth [eWOM]) which have immense experience of hotels but cannot know the...

Author(s)
Duffy, A.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bingley, UK
Citation
Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Technology, 2015, 6, 2, pp 127-144
Abstract

Youth sport events provide communities with an influx of families who travel to provide their children with primary sport experiences. Decisions to participate in these 'sport-cations' are influenced by overall perceptions about the event, opportunities for socializing, and norms derived from...

Author(s)
Kaplanidou, K.; Gibson, H. J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
European Sport Management Quarterly, 2012, 12, 1, pp 3-18
Abstract

Purpose - The purpose of this study is to examine if an evoke set exists for pleasure travelers based on the past and future travel destinations of their peer groups. Design/methodology/approach - Researchers distributed a questionnaire to university students enrolled in the same program. The...

Author(s)
Currie, R. R.; Wesley, F.; Sutherland, P.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
International Journal of Culture, Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2008, 2, 1, pp 12-24

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