EHL Research News

EHL Research & Industry Update - April 2024


Online & Published

Pollock, M., Mori, M., & Wu, Y. (forthcoming). Herding and reverse herding in US housing markets: new evidence from a metropolitan-level analysis. Regional Studies.

Poretti, C., Jérôme, T., & Das, P. (forthcoming). Plural form business strategy and financial reporting quality in hospitality firms. Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management.


Chen, Y. (2024, April). Kicking into higher gear [quoted]. China Daily. Retrieved from GBA Focus.

Chen, Y. (2024, April). Chinese fast-food chains taste success at home, abroad [quoted]. Jana Aastha. Retrieved from China Daily. Retrieved from

Chen, Y. (2024, April). Fast food Blending tradition, efficiency, and global expansion [mentioned]. China Daily Print.

Chen, Y. (2024, April). China's Gen Z turns frugal as economy doubts linger [quoted]. Nikkei Asia. Retrieved from

Clergue, V. (2024, April). Enhancing hotel guests’ well-being: Academic insights for hoteliers. EHL Insights. Retrieved from Hospitality Net. Retrieved from Canadian Reviews. Retrieved from

Demongeot, A. (2024, April). Q&A with Dr. Demongeot: Dive into food science and nutrition [interview]. EHL Insights. Retrieved from Hospitality Net. Retrieved from

Derchi, G.-B., Oyon, D & Davila, A. (2024, April). Incitations écologiques pour atteindre des objectifs environnementaux. Expert Focus.

Fuchs, M. (2024, April). The future of luxury experiences: Where luxury meets hospitality. EHL Insights. Retrieved from Hospitality Net. Retrieved from Hotel-Online. Retrieved from

Girardin, F. (2024). Why luxury brands are expanding into hospitality. The European Magazine. Retrieved from

Girardin, F. & Varga, P. (2024, April). Luxury means different things to different people, so how does one teach luxury? [quoted]. CNA Luxury. Retrieved from

Hinrichs, N. (2024, April). Navigating challenges of AI and maximizing value in the service sector. EHL Insights. Retrieved from Hospitality Net. Retrieved from Hotel-Online. Retrieved from

Kim, S. (2024, April). Sexuelle Belästigung: Wenn Service auf Schweigen trifft. HTR Hotel Revue.

Llewelyn, G. (2024, April). Swiftonomics leaves Singapore with post-concert gains – WiT. Travel Trade Today. Retrieved from

Martin-Rios, C. (2024, April). Hüter einer nachhaltigen Strategie [quoted]. HTR Hotel Revue.

Masset, P. & Weisskopf, J.-P. (2024, April). L’hôtellerie et ses tendances en 2024. Espaces tourisme et loisirs. Retrieved from

Millar, I. (2024, April). Unlocking AI in Hospitality SMEs: Q&A with Ian Millar [interview]. EHL Insights. Retrieved from Hospitality Net. Retrieved from Hotel-Online. Retrieved from Hotel Inside. Retrieved from Canadian Reviews. Retrieved from

Pougnet, S. (2024). Le Bachelor de l’Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne : un cursus fait pour des profils internationaux. Femmexpat. Retrieved from

Varga, P. (2024, April). EHL : L’intelligence culturelle au coeur de l’hospitalité à l’occasion des Jeux Olympiques [mentioned]. Tendance Hôtellerie. Retrieved from

Weisskopf, J.-P. (2024, April). How to invest in wine and make money: Insights from a wine connoisseur [interview]. EHL Insights. Retrieved from Hospitality Net. Retrieved from

Weisskopf, J.-P. (2024, April). Die Hospitality Trends 2024 [interview]. Drinks.

Weisskopf, J.-P. (2024, April). Fine wines as an investment: "Demand for wine is strongly determined by China". Retrieved from

Woltering, R.-O. (2024, April). The potential of green financing for hotel real estate in Asia. EHL Insights. Retrieved from

External Events

Blal, I. participated to the panel: “Luxury Tourism & Hospitality is Growing Back in Europe: Will we run out of staff?” During the 50th Anniversary of the European Hotel Managers Association (EHMA) meeting. 2024, April 13- Venice, Italy.

Hinrichs, N. participates as a judge on the Business Venture Projects at EPFL. 2024, April 26, Lausanne.

Girardin, F. gave a presentation to a group of MBAs from Pepperdine University. Topic: Brand Authenticity and CSR Hypocrisy, Château d’Hauteville, St-Légier. 2024, April 24.

Internal Events

Bertinetti, R. gave two whorkshops to a group of representatives (15 people) of the Coca-Cola Hbc Suisse during their training at EHL Advisory Services. Topic: Boost your creativity workshop and Caffé Vergnano workshop, 2024, April 23.

Bertinetti, R. organized two events to promote Lurisia (Coca-Cola) products by creating specific cocktails at the client's request. EHL Alliance organized the event, 2024, April 25.

Blal, I. moderated 2 panels : “ Gastronomie  & Santé : Cas pratique du milieu hospitalier » and « Gastronomie & Santé : une question de santé publique » at the 2nd annual conference of the EHL Institute for Nutrition R&D. Participants were from the health and gastronomy sectors, 2024, April 22.

Blal, I. organized the panel “managing hotels in times of war”. The panelists: Guy Lindt, GM American Colony Hotel, Artem Prykhodko, GM InterContinental Kyiv, and Mr Nicolas Vout, Head of Digital transformation & data, International Committee of the Red Cross, 2024, April 30.

Fernandez, S. Invited Damien Thélin (Co-founder, Daag) as a guest speaker in the elective “Emotional intelligence in human interactions” to describe his journey in helping organizations to developing emotional intelligence and well-being among their employees, 2024, March 7.

Fernandez, S. Invited Anne-Françoise Balleys (Deputy Director, Singulia SA) as a guest speaker in the elective “Emotional intelligence in human interactions” to describe how assessment centers are used to measure candidate’s competences, 2024, March 14.

Fernandez, S. moderated a panel “#nofilter: an open discussion between generations” at the EHMA 50th Anniversary Conference in Venice between Ezio Indiani (former president, EHMA), Panos Almyrantis (current president, EHMA) and Emma Latteux (AEHL) and Tara Zehnder (AEHL), 2024, April 13.

Hasman, A. invited Pascal Meinherz, Managing Director and co-head of Private Wealth Management, along with Daniel Vogt, Executive Director and Private Wealth Advisor, both from Goldman Sachs, to deliver a presentation on investment and macroeconomic trends for EHL Corporate Finance students, 2024, April.