Research Area: E-business and m-business
Description of this research area
This domain of research focuses on the business issues raised by the growth in the use of the World Wide Web and the penetration of mobile phones in today's organizations. Faculty interests currently focus on issues in the travel e-distribution and e-marketing fields, and on the area of mobile payments.
Prof. Dr. Peter O'Connor
Research projects in this research area
Publications published by this institute characterizing this research area
O'Connor, P. (2003). On-line pricing: An analysis of hotel-company practices. The Cornell Hotel and Restaurant Administration Quarterly, 44(1), 88-96.
O'Connor, P. (2010). Managing a hotel's image on TripAdvisor. Journal of Hospitality Marketing & Management, 19(7), 754-772.
Hallak, R., Assaker, G., & O'Connor, P. (2012). Are family and nonfamily tourism businesses different? An examination of the entrepreneurial self-efficacy–entrepreneurial performance relationship. Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research, 1096348012461545.
Hashim, N. H., Murphy, J., Doina, O., & O’Connor, P. (2014). Bandwagon and leapfrog effects in Internet implementation. International Journal of Hospitality Management, 37, 91-98.
Assaker, G., Hallak, R., Vinzi, V. E., & O'Connor, P. (2013). An Empirical Operationalization of Countries’ Destination Competitiveness Using Partial Least Squares Modeling. Journal of Travel Research, 0047287513481275.