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    • New Delhi's Luxury Hotels 

      Kuckreja, Samir; Dev, Chekitan S. (1989-08-01)
      Eight hotels in New Delhi offer five-star deluxe service at a three-star price, thanks to a relatively favorable operating environment. Here is an analysis of the operations at the top of the New Delhi market.
    • New Directions For Cross-Cultural Studies: Linking Organizational and Societal Cultures 

      Enz, Cathy A. (1986-01-01)
      [Excerpt] What does culture mean in cross-cultural studies? Much of the comparative management literature has adopted vague and atheoretical approaches to conceptualizing and measuring culture. It is no wonder that the ...
    • New Directions in the Management of Employee Absenteeism: Attention to Policy and Culture 

      Enz, Cathy A.; Dalton, Dan R. (1988-01-01)
      [Excerpt] Over one million American workers who are otherwise employed will not attend work on any given day: they will be absent. Given the expense and disruption associated with such widespread employee absenteeism, it ...
    • New Issues and Opportunities in Service Design Research 

      Verma, Rohit; Fitzsimmons, James; Heineke, Janelle; Metters, Richard D. (2002-04-01)
      In an era of intense high-speed competition, offering to the marketplace a sustainable and profitable value proposition that effectively leverages a firm’s financial, human, and operational resources is critical to both ...
    • New Media: Connecting with Guests throughout the Travel Experience 

      Pearo, Lisa Klein; Carroll, Bill (2011-01-01)
      [Excerpt] As the use of social media expands, you must stay abreast of the increasing array of communications media options for how and when to reach your guests. We refer to new media as those that extend the boundaries ...
    • New York City’s Annual Income and Expenses: Statement Filing Requirement – a Land Mine for the Unwary Purchaser or Owner of Real Property 

      McCaffrey, Ryan A.; Lichy, Albert D. (2014-07-01)
      Since 1986, New York City law has required owners of incomeproducing properties in New York City to file an annual income and expense statement, colloquially referred to as an RPIE statement, with the Department of Finance. ...
    • New York-Presbyterian Hospital VP on Future of Patient-centric Care 

      Cornell Institute for Healthy Futures (2017-02-15)
      Jeff Bokser, MHA '01, vice president of NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, discusses the future of patient-centric care and his experience helping create a hospital culture that focuses on the patient experience. Efforts such ...
    • No-Arbitrage Conditions for Storable Commodities and the Models of Futures Term Structures 

      Liu, Peng; Tang, Ke (2009-10-23)
      One distinguishable feature of storable commodities is that they relate to two markets: cash market and storage market. This paper proves that, if no arbitrage exists in the storage-cash dual markets, the commodity convenience ...
    • Nontraded REITS: Considerations for Hotel Investors 

      Corgel, John B.; Gibson, Scott (2008-11-01)
      Nontraded REITs are an attractive buy-and-hold investment for income-oriented investors. Sold through broker-dealers, shares in these real estate investment trusts do not trade on public exchanges, promise relatively high ...
    • North America’s New Town Centers: Time to Take Some Angst Out and Put More Soul In 

      Kalcher, Karl (2008-12-01)
      As consumers became tired of America’s ubiquitous shopping malls, an alternative retailing format appeared—an outdoor streetscape with trees, shops in buildings with convenient front-door parking, restaurants, and sometimes ...
    • Not Merely a Matter of Drawing Arrows: The Empirical Consequences of Measurement Model Specification and Recommendations for Practice 

      Chan, Elisa K.; Sturman, Michael C.; Park, Sanghee; Vanderpool, Chelsea (2017-08-01)
      Understanding measurement model specification is especially important for hospitality research due to its cross-disciplinary nature and the prevalence of measures used in the field which are often central to the formative ...
    • Not Too Big… Not Too Small… Just Right: A Goldilocks Approach to Kitchen Design 

      Robson, Stephani (2007-09-01)
      [Excerpt] A strong concept, a great team, and consistent, quality execution are all important to make your restaurant a success. But without the right facility, it's much harder for your good ideas and management skill to ...
    • Occupational Boundary Setting and the Unauthorized Practice of Law by Real Estate Brokers 

      Corgel, John B. (1987-01-01)
      Real estate brokers and lawyers have been engaged in a longstanding "boundary dispute" over which activities brokers can perform in real estate transactions without engaging in unauthorized practices of law. In general, ...
    • Oil Prices Lodging Risk 

      Corgel, John B.; Lane, Jamie (2011-08-01)
      [Excerpt] With the lodging industry recovery in full swing and strong tailwinds leading to much optimism among economists, there are still headwinds that could derail progress to recovery and send the industry back into ...
    • On Indexing Commercial Real Estate Properties and Portfolios 

      Boudry, Walter I.; Coulson, N. Edward; Kallberg, Jarl G.; Liu, Crocker H. (2013-01-17)
      Commercial real estate indices play an important role in performance evaluation and overall investment strategy. However, the issue of how representative they are of the returns on portfolios of commercial properties is ...
    • On Indexing Commercial Real Estate Properties and Portfolios 

      Boudry, Walter I.; Coulson, N. Edward; Kallberg, Jarl G.; Liu, Crocker H. (2013-01-01)
      Commercial real estate indices play an important role in performance evaluation and overall investment strategy. However, the issue of how representative they are of the returns on portfolios of commercial properties is ...
    • On Investor Preferences and Mutual Fund Separation 

      Dybvig, Philip; Liu, Fang Ph.D (2014-09-01)
      We extend Cass and Stiglitz’s analysis of preference-based mutual fund separation. We show that high degrees of fund separation can be constructed by adding inverse marginal utility functions exhibiting lower degrees of ...
    • On the Capital Structure of Real Estate Firms 

      Alcock, Jamie; Steiner, Eva; Tan, Kelvin Jui Keng (2010-08-24)
      The leverage and debt maturity choices of real estate companies are interdependent, and are not made separately as is often assumed in the literature. We use three-stage least squares (3SLS) regression analysis to explore ...
    • On the Hybrid Nature of REITs 

      Boudry, Walter I.; Coulson, N. Edward; Kallberg, Jarl G.; Liu, Crocker H. (2012-01-01)
      The consensus that emerges from the current research on the linkage between securitized and direct investment in real estate is that direct (private) real estate returns play a relatively minor role in the real estate ...
    • On the Hybrid Nature of REITs 

      Boudry, Walter I.; Coulson, N. Edward; Kallberg, Jarl G.; Liu, Crocker H. (2011-02-09)
      The consensus that emerges from the current research on the linkage between securitized and direct investment in real estate is that direct (private) real estate returns play a relatively minor role in the real estate ...