Professor Alexandros Paraskevas

University of West London

Projects:
COMBAT Trafficking in Human Beings in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry

Expertise:
Food, Hospitality and Tourism

Chair in Hospitality Management, London School of Hospitality and Tourism

External Link to Profile

alexandros.paraskevas@uwl.ac.uk

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.