A book titled “The Changing Accommodation Business” co-written and co-edited by Professor Yuichi Hirooka of the Faculty of Global Engagement’s Department of Global Tourism was recently published.
Title: The Changing Accommodation Business
Co-written and co-edited by Yoshiyuki Ishizaki, Yuichi Hirooka and Tomonori Oshima
Date: May 16th, 2022
Format: 264 pages/ A5 size
Price: 2,200 yen + tax
While foreign-owned luxury hotel brands and business hotel chains are opening new hotels, traditional Japanese inns are now forced to make a structural change. The book takes a comprehensive approach from a management perspective to tackle the current circumstances surrounding the accommodation business that are being tossed about by the drastically changing market and seeks to predict the direction of where the industry is heading towards.