Overviews and Analysis
Market research reports on consumer products and industries worldwide from Euromonitor International.
In-depth consumer market analysis, statistics, and top industry players in over 200 countries. Select "Travel and Tourism" under Industries.
Detailed descriptions of companies, industries, and mutual funds.
Best for a broad industry overview. Click "Industries" drop-down menu for industry surveys. Relevant industries include Airlines; Hotels, Restaurants & Leisure; and Restaurants.
Trends in the Hotel Industry
Ref. TX909.A1 H3 in the Stamps Reading Room
Features in-depth analyses of hotel revenues, expenses, and profits. The data is arrayed in a variety of property type, geographic location, rate, and size categories.
A statistical review of the operating and financial performance of private clubs in North America. Provides information on income from membership dues, food and beverage sales, guest room rentals, and other sources. Expense statistics are presented for the restaurant, golf, utilities, maintenance, clubrooms, and administrative departments. For older editions, Check Harvard Availability.
The World Economic Forum's Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index measures “the set of factors and policies that enable the sustainable development of the travel and tourism sector.” Select this title from the list of available Forum reports.
Yearbook of Tourism Statistics
Ref. G155 .A1 Y43 in the Stamps Reading Room.
Travel statistics by country.
Ref. G155 .A1 P58 in the Stamps Reading Room.
Annual publication with industry trends, statistics, and company profiles. Coverage is international in scope, but mostly in the U.S.
Lists the top rated hotels, cruise lines, and spas, and more.
Careers, Associations and Events
Career resources for HBS MBA students.
Career resources for HBS Alumni.
Organization of national industry associations, institutions, operators, and owners.
Events sponsored by the U. S. Travel Association. Also includes some industry statistics.
In-depth industry guides including internship information, career advice and user-generated content on companies and career issues. HBS alumni version available via eBaker.
Hospitality: includes a career guide on hospitality.
Provides industry news, statistics, and forecasts as well as links to a variety of industry resources and job postings.
The web site includes news on the industry. Once can sign up for a 60 day trial with full access to research and resources.
Provides reports on the travel and tourism industry worldwide.