Publications and creative works by faculty in the Department of Hospitality and Tourism, Feliciano School of Business, are collected here.


Submissions from 2019


Tracing the ABC’s of Brand Community, Joshua Lupinek (2019)

Submissions from 2017

Comparative Content Analysis of Professional, Semi-Professional, and User-Generated Restaurant Reviews, Anish Parikh, Carl Behnke, Barbera Almanza, Doug Nelson, and Mihaela Vorvoreanu (2017)

Submissions from 2016

Wanted: Contagious Gameday Staff. Testing the Effect of Smiling on Fan Responses, Brian V. Larson, Ricard W. Jensen, and Yawei Wang (2016)

Submissions from 2015

Nutrition Label Formatting: Customer Perceptions and Behaviors, Anish Parikh and Carl Behnke (2015)

A Qualitative Assessment of Users’ Motivations to Submit and Read Restaurant Reviews, Anish Parikh, Carl Behnke, Doug Nelson, Mihaela Vorvoreanu, and Barbara Almanza (2015)

Submissions from 2014

Motives for Reading and Articulating User-Generated Restaurant Reviews on Yelp.Com, Anish Parikh, Carl Behnke, Mihaela Vorvoreanu, Barbara Almanza, and Barbara Almanza (2014)

Submissions from 2013

Segmenting the Rural Tourism Market: The Case of Potter County, Pennsylvania, USA, Erwei Dong, Yawei Wang, Duarte Morais, and David Brooks (2013)

Looking at Shirt Sponsorships from Both Sides of the Pond: Comparing Global Trends Versus America's Major League Soccer, Ric W. Jensen, Nicolas D. Bowman, Brian V. Larson, and Yawei Wang (2013)

Submissions from 2012

New League, New Market and New Sponsorship: An Exploratory Study of Attitudes towards Shirt Sponsorship in Major League Soccer, Ric Jensen, Nick Bowman, Yawei Wang, and Brian Larson (2012)

Submissions from 2011

Issues of Access: What Matters to People with Disabilities as they Seek Leisure Experiences, Norma J. Stumbo, Yawei Wang, and Shane Pegg (2011)

The Influence of Travel Experience on Mature Travelers’ Quality of Life, Yawei Wang, Francis A. Mcguire, and Bin Zhou (2011)

Submissions from 2008

Segmenting the Mature Travel Market by Motivation, Yawei Wang, Yanli Zhang, John Xia, and Zhongxian Wang (2008)

Submissions from 2006

The Impact of Fees on Visitation of National Parks, Zvi Schwartz and Li-Chun Lin (2006)

Submissions from 2003

A Comparison Study of the Behavior and Practices of Casino Gamblers as Compared to Those Gamblers of Sport Book Activities, Pender B. Noriega and Li-Chun Lin (2003)

Submissions from 2002

The Growth of the Gaming Industry: The Survival of Greyhound Racing in the State of Florida, Pender B. Noriega and Li-Chun Lin (2002)

Submissions from 2000

Rate Integrity in Convention Cities, Carl A. Boger, Je'Anna Abbott, Li-Chun Lin, and Amy Heinemann (2000)

Submissions from 1999

Benchmarking: Comparing Discounted Business Rates Among Lodging Companies, Carl A. Boger, Liping A. Cai, and Li-Chun Lin (1999)