Tag: Journal of Tourism Futures

Airbnb: the future of networked hospitality businesses

Oskam, J. and Boswijk, A. (2016). Airbnb: the future of networked hospitality businesses. Journal of Tourism Futures, Vol. 2(1), pp. 22 – 42. Purpose Although networked hospitality businesses as Airbnb are a recent phenomenon, a rapid growth has made them a serious competitor for the hospitality industry with important consequences for tourism and for tourist destinations. Read More …

Editorial: Forking futures

Jeroen Oskam , (2015) “Editorial”, Journal of Tourism Futures, Vol. 1 Iss: 2, pp.91 – 93 In 2010, when the ETFI research team became operational, we were a small, heterogeneous (or multidisciplinary) team of tourism scholars, geographers and economists that started exploring scenario planning methods. My own research interest had been primarily historical, and I Read More …

Conference review: Tourism in Tomorrow’s World

Jeroen Oskam, Graciella Karijomedjo  (2015), “Tourism in Tomorrow’s World, 23‐24 February 2014, Renaissance City Center Hotel Doha, Qatar”, Journal of Tourism Futures, Vol. 1 Iss: 1, pp. 80 – 85 Abstract This report summarizes the findings and recommendations discussed at the international “Tourism in Tomorrow’s World” conference that took place in Doha, February 2014. The Read More …