Professor Alexandros Paraskevas

University of West London

COMBAT Trafficking in Human Beings in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry

Food, Hospitality and Tourism

Chair in Hospitality Management, London School of Hospitality and Tourism

External Link to Profile

London School of Hospitality and Tourism

Research and scholarly output

Book and Book Chapters

Altinay, L. and Paraskevas. A. (2008), Planning Research in Hospitality and Tourism, Oxford: Butterworth-Heinemann, ISBN: 978-0-7506-8110-0.

Paraskevas, A. and Guimaraes, C. (2014). Building Business Resilience in Hotel Global Operating Systems in Pantelidis, I. (Ed.), The Routledge Handbook of Hospitality Management, London: Routledge, ISBN: 978-0-415-67177-4

Paraskevas, A. and Chu, Y. (2014). Towards an Anti-Corruption Compliance Framework for International Hotel Groups, in Pantelidis, I. (Ed.), The Routledge Handbook of Hospitality Management, London: Routledge, ISBN: 978-0-415-67177-4

Paraskevas, A. (2013), Entries on: ‘Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery’; ‘Cold Site’; ‘Mitroff's Five Stages of Crisis Management’; ‘Reputational Risks’; ‘Risk Treatment’; ‘SWOT Analysis’; ‘Threat Detection’; and ‘Warm Site’, in: B.K. Penuel, M. Statler and R. Hagen (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Crisis Management, New York: SAGE Publications, Inc. ISBN: 978-1-452-22612-5.

Paraskevas, A. (2008), Towards Safer Special Events: A Structured Approach to Counter the Terrorism Threat, in J. Ali-Knight, M. Robertson and A. Fyall (Eds.) International Perspectives on Festivals and Events, (Advances in Tourism Research Series), London: Elsevier. pp. 279-293. ISBN 978-0-08-045100-8

Journal Articles

Paraskevas, A., Altinay, L., McLean, J. and Cooper, C. (2013). Crisis Knowledge in Tourism: Types, Flows and Governance, Annals of Tourism Research, 41(2), 130-152.

Paraskevas, A.  (2013). Aligning Strategy to Threat: A Baseline Anti-terrorism Strategy for Hotels. International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management. 25(1), 140-162.

Paraskevas, A. and Altinay, L. (2013). Signal Detection as the First Line of Defence in Tourism Crisis Management, Tourism Management, 34(1), pp. 158-171.

Paraskevas, A. and Saunders, M.N.K (2012). Beyond Consensus: An Alternative use of Delphi Enquiry in Hospitality Research International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, 24(6), pp. 907-924

Conference Papers

Paraskevas, A., Chu, Y. and Xia K. (2013). Crisis Preparedness: A Framework for Measurement and Reporting, paper presented in the 11th APacCHRIE “Facing the Challenges, Grasping the Opportunities: Winning in the hospitality industry in uncertain times”, Macau: University of Macau, May 21-24.

Paraskevas, A., Ludlow J. and Tan, S-L (2013). Crisis Management 2.0: A Fresh Approach to Mitroff’s Crisis Management Model, paper presented in the World Hospitality, Tourism and Events Research conference “Academia meets Industry”, University of Siam: Bangkok, May 25-28.

Chu, Y. and Paraskevas, A. (2012). A Systematic Approach to Developing and Implementing Risk Management Performance Reporting in a Hotel Group, Paper presented at the 2nd Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Marketing & Management Conference (AHTMMC), Corfu, May 31-June 3.