The Center for Hospitality Research (CHR) is the leading source for quality research on and for the hospitality industry. It creates new knowledge—and shares that knowledge to power hospitality forward. The CHR works with business leaders to develop new ideas, theories, and models that improve strategic, managerial, and operating practices. These insights are captured in research reports and industry tools that are available online at no cost. Thousands of academic and business leaders worldwide tap into this research stream. An active knowledge-sharing program further distributes the center’s work around the globe.

Recent Submissions

  • Is It Time for Bottom Fishing? 

    Liu, Crocker; Nowak, Adam; White, Robert Jr (2020-10-12)
    The prices of hotels in all regions continue to hemorrhage, with hotels in the Middle Atlantic and South Atlantic regions particularly hard hit. In contrast, hotels in the Mountain states suffered the fewest losses. Hotels ...
  • CHR Reports Compendium 2015 

    Center for Hospitality Research (2015-02-01)
    A compendium of 2014 publications of the Faculty of the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration, including the Center for Hospitality Research and Cornell Hospitality Quarterly.
  • Adopting the Code: Human Trafficking and the Hospitality Industry 

    Sarkisian, Michele (2015-10-01)
    Human trafficking generally and child exploitation in particular is a global problem. While hard data are difficult to obtain in detail due to many unreported and underreported cases, the International Labor Organization ...
  • CHR Reports Compendium 2014 

    Center for Hospitality Research (2014-01-01)
    A compendium of 2013 publications of the Center for Hospitality Research.
  • CHR Reports Compendium 2012 

    Center for Hospitality Research (2012-01-01)
    An Anthology of Reports, Tools, and Roundtable Proceedings published in 2011 by the Cornell Center for Hospitality Research, including articles by the faculty of the School of Hotel Administration published in the Cornell ...

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