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This study sought to assess customers' willingness to pay for a wide variety of characteristics and attributes of hotels in Portugal's Algarve region. After collecting nearly all the information available on TripAdvisor for hotels in this region, a hedonic pricing model was developed using a...

Author(s)
Soler, I. P.; Gemar, G.; Correia, M. B.; Serra, F.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2019, 70, pp 311-321
Abstract

The impact of destinations' attributes on hotel rates in different locations has been insufficiently compared the existing literature. This study sought to apply the hedonic pricing method to measure and compare how room prices are affected by factors that are both external and inherent to hotel...

Author(s)
Soler, I. P.; Gemar, G.; Guzman-Parra, V. F.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality Management, 2019, 77, pp 226-237
Abstract

Disruption of existing industries by peer-to-peer sharing economy platforms, like Airbnb, has received extensive media attention primarily regarding the regulatory and the social aspects of the sharing economy. In this paper, we examine the substitution and complementary effects of Airbnb supply on ...

Author(s)
Blal, I.; Manisha Singal; Templin, J.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality Management, 2018, 73, pp 85-92
Abstract

The objective of this study was to propose and test a methodology that allow destination managers and hoteliers improve the allocation of resources. For this purpose, this paper analysed the impact of both establishment (e.g. category, size and location) and assessment variables of services...

Author(s)
Soler, I. P.; Gemar, G.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2018, 9, pp 126-137
Abstract

To better understand hotels' cross-channel pricing mechanisms, this study aims to investigate various factors behind price discounts (as a type of price disparity) from a popular last-minute hotel deal app, HotelTonight, compared to major online travel agency (OTA) websites. Using pricing data...

Author(s)
Yang Yang; Leung, X. Y.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2018, 68, pp 198-209
Abstract

Hotel service levels and pricing range are often denoted by the "star" rating system predominant in that country. This rating system depends considerably on travel agencies to disseminate information to consumers to assist them in their hotel selection. Given the popularity of online travel...

Author(s)
Leung, R.; Au, N.; Liu JianWei; Law, R.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Vacation Marketing, 2018, 24, 2, pp 103-117
Abstract

Digital corporations are creating new paths of business driven by consumers empowered by social media. Understanding the role that each feature drawn from online platforms has on price fluctuation is vital for leveraging decision-making. In this study, 5,603 simulations of online reservations from...

Author(s)
Moro, S.; Rita, P.; Oliveira, C.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Hospitality Marketing & Management, 2018, 27, 4, pp 443-464
Abstract

In the digital way of doing business we see a substantial rise of online customer feedback and customer information sharing communities. The role and importance of social media has considerably increased in the past several years and businesses can no longer overlook its impact. For companies, the...

Author(s)
Agušaj, B.; Bazdan, V.; Lujak, Ð.
Publisher
Sveuciliste u Dubrovniku, Dubrovnik, Croatia
Citation
Ekonomska Misao i Praksa, 2017, 26, 1, pp 189-204
Abstract

The advent of the "sharing economy" challenges not only the business of hotel industry but also the theories and models based on the conventional hotel industry. A key dimension of the hospitality industry is pricing. The aim of this study is to identify the price determinants of sharing economy...

Author(s)
Wang Dan; Nicolau, J. L.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality Management, 2017, 62, pp 120-131
Abstract

Tourism and the environment are two closely related concepts. Environmental abuse can result in deteriorating environments with dramatic implications for tourism, which is why more tourism organisations and hotels have been gradually implementing environmental management policies. The objective of...

Author(s)
Soler, I. P.; Gémar, G.; Sánchez-Ollero, J. L.
Publisher
Department of Environmental Engineering and Management, Gh. Asachi Technical University, Iasi, Romania
Citation
Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, 2016, 15, 7, pp 1511-1517

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