EHL Research News

EHL Research & Industry Update - May 2024


Online & Published

Aoun, A., Doukakis, L.C., Papanastasopoulos, G.A. (forthcoming). Family Ownership and Accrual Anomaly. The International Journal of Accounting.

Contessi, D., Viverit, L., Pereira, L. N., & Heo, C. Y. (forthcoming). Decoding the Future: Proposing an Interpretable Machine Learning Model for Hotel Occupancy Forecasting Using Principal Component Analysis. International Journal of Hospitality Management. DOI:

Csaszar, F. A.Hinrichs, N.,Heshmati, M. (2024). External representations in strategic decision-making: Understanding strategy's reliance on visualsStrategic Management Journal1–36

Hasman, A. & Samartín, M. (forthcoming). Competition, coinsurance, and moral hazard in banking. Journal of Banking & Finance. DOI:


Fuchs, M. & Schreier, M. (2024, May 28th-31st). Uniquely Designed Products: When Unique Aesthetic Product Designs Destroy – and Create – Customer Value [Paper presentation]. The 53rd Annual Conference of the European Marketing Academy, Bucharest, Romania.

Hasman, A., Heo, C. Y., Blengini, I., & Borzillo, S. (2024, May 24-26). Marketing Resilience: Can Marketing Empower Sustainable Hotel Revenue Streams During Tough Times? [Paper presentation]. 2024 ApacCHRIE conference, Seoul, South Korea.


Affolter, L. & Fernandez, S. (2024). Are you trapped by the similarity effect in your hiring decisions? EHL Insights. Retrieved from Hospitality Net. Retrieved from Hotel-Online. Retrieved from

Blal, I. (2024, May). La résilience de l’hôtellerie face aux conflits armés [mention]. AGEFI. Retrieved from

Blal, I. (2024, May). «Gérer l’hôtel, c’est notre contribution à la victoire» [mention]. Le Matin Dimanche. Tribune de Genève. Retrieved from 24 heures. Retrieved from

Blal, I. (2024, May). Escalade sur les campus: pourquoi les étudiants se mobilisent pour la cause palestinienne? [interview]. RTS Audio & Podcast. Retrieved from

Blal, I. (2024, May). L'EHL ORGANISE UNE TABLE RONDE SUR LE THÈME DE "LA GESTION DES HÔTELS EN TEMPS DE GUERRE" (Suisse) [quoted]. Journal des Palaces. Retrieved from

Blal, I. (2024). Hospitality for society: Managing hotels in times of war. EHL Insights. Retreived from Hospitality Net. Retrieved from Canadian Reviews. Retrieved from

Blal, I. (2024). Wie führt man Hotels in Kriegs- oder Krisengebieten? [quote]. Hotel Inside. Retrieved from

Chen, Y. (2024). Domestic tourism soars in China but foreigners stay away [quoted]. BBC. Retrieved from

Chen, Y. (2024). Domestic tourism soars in China but foreigners stay away [quoted]. Yahoo News Canada. Retrieved from Yahoo Finance. Retrieved from Al Khaleej Today. Retreived from Saudi Gazette. Retrieved from Aol. Retreived from

Chen, Y. (2024). Chinese fast-food chains taste success at home, abroad [mention]. China Beverage News. Retreived from

Fernandez, S. (2024). What is my teaching style? Ways to improve as a teacher. EHL Insights. Retrieved from Hospitality Net. Retrieved from

Haddad, S. (2024). EHL Hospitality Business School, the Energy and Environment Alliance and King’s Business School plan new ESG programme for hospitality managers and asset owners [quoted]. Medium. Retrieved from Fe News. Retrieved from

Heo, C. & Brenner, A. (2024). How Airbnb and short-term rentals reshape rural and urban communities. EHL Insights. Retrieved from Hospitality Net. Retreived from Canada Reviews. Retrieved from

Hinrichs, N. (2024). Die Macht der Menschlichkeit. HTR.

Inversini, A. (2024). When hospitality rhymes with responsibility [quote]. Day FR Euro. Retrieved from

Lleewellyn, G. (2024). A closer look at 2024 food and beverage trends. Food & Beverage Asia. Retrieved form

Llewellyn, G. (2024). Luxe on a plate: How high-end brands are building loyalty with F&B [quoted]. Inside Retail Asia. Retrieved from

Masset, P. (2024). Post hangover: What is the right price for Bordeaux en primeur 2023?. EHL Insights. Retrieved form Hospitality Net. Retrieved from

Masset, P. & Weisskopf, J.-P. (2024). Spotlight on wine economics with the EHL experts [interview]. EHL Insights. Retrieved from

Millar, I. & Chen, M.-M. (2024). Beyond AI & Robots: Why The Future Of Hospitality Remains Promising [mention]. A Plus Singapore. Retrieved from

External Events

Blal, I. moderated the panel “Innovations shaping the future of accessible and inclusive travel” at the ATM-Arabian Travel Market-Dubaï on May 8, 2024.

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, May 28-29.

Clergue, V. Invited Angella Lillo (Innovation and Portfolio Director at Nestlé Purina PetCare) as guest speaker on Product Innovation in Purina in the Foundations of Marketing course S2024, May, 2024.

Clergue, V. Invited Mariya Kutmanova (Head of Brand Growth at International Olympic Committee) as guest speaker on Branding in the Foundations of Marketing course S2024, May, 2024.

Clergue, V. Invited Yasemin Oruc (Senior Lecturer Marketing & Innovation and Research Fellow at HTH) as guest speaker on City branding: the case of Amsterdam in the Foundations of Marketing course S2024, May, 2024.

Hinrichs, N. ran the working group: “Digital, retail, booking, innovation” together with Ian Millar and Michael Levie at the International Advisory Board meeting on May 6, 2024.