Dr Bill XU

Scholarly books, monographs and chapters:

Chapter in an edited book (author)

Xu, J., and Wu, M. (2017). "Netnography as a new research method in tourism studies: A bibliometric analysis of journal articles (2006-2015)", In R. Nunkoo ed. Handbook of Research Methods in Tourism and Hospitality Management, Edward Elgar, UK, pp.242-256

Xu, J., Yuan, W., Ekiz, H.E., and Lo, D.S. (2015). "How Can a Regional Theme Park Survive in China?: Studying Strategies used by Wuhu Fantawild Dreamland", In N. Ray ed. Emerging Innovative Marketing Strategies in the Tourism Industry , IGI-Global, Hershey, PA, pp.322-338

Journal publications:

Publication in refereed journal

Xu, B, and Tavitiyaman, Pimtong (2022). "Understanding student choice from an innovative knowledge-based student profiling perspective: An application of branding theory" Journal of Quality Assurance in Hospitality & Tourism, pp.x-x

Tang, J., Yan, L. B., and Xu, J. (2021). "Tourists’ experience of iconic public art in Macau" Journal of Tourism and Cultural Change, Vol.19, No.1, pp.79-96

Wut, T.M., Xu, B., and Wong, S.M. (2021). "Crisis Management Research (1985–2020) in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry: A Review and Research Agenda" Tourism Management, Vol.85, pp.00-00

Xu, Jing, Yan, Libo, and Mak, Connie (2021). "Destination residents’ expected tourist experiences of unconventional attractions and their intention to recommend" Journal of China Tourism Research, pp.1-23

Kong, F., Loi, C., and Xu, J. (2021). "Investigating destination loyalty through tourist attraction personality and loyalty" Journal of China Tourism Research, pp.0-0

Wut, T.M, Xu, B, and Wong, S.M (2021). "A 15 years Review of ‘Corporate Social Responsibility Practices’ Research in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry" Journal of Quality Assurance in Hospitality and Tourism, pp.00-00

Wut, T. M., and Xu, J. (2021). "Person-to-person interactions in online classroom settings under the impact of COVID-19: Perspective from social presence theory" Asia Pacific Education Review, pp.0-0

Xu, J., Loi, C., and Kong, F. (2020). "The effects of perceptions of flagshipness and iconicity on word-of-mouth for attractions and destinations" Journal of Vacation Marketing, Vol.26, No.1, pp.96-107

Yan, L.B., Xu, J., Sun, C., and Xu, Y. (2019). "Street art as alternative attractions: A case of the East Side Gallery" Tourism Management Perspectives, Vol.29, No.1, pp.76-85

Xu, Bill, and Tavitiyaman, Pimtong (2018). "How young tourists are motivated: The role of destination personality" Tourism Analysis, Vol.23, No.1, pp.165-170

Chen, J., Guan, J.J., Xu, J., and Clergeau, C. (2018). "Constructing the green supply chain for rural tourism in China: Perspective of front-back stage decoupling" Sustainability, Vol.10, No.11, pp.4276-4276

Xu, J., Lo, A., and Wu, J. (2018). "Are students customers? Tourism and hospitality students’ evaluation of their higher education experience" Journal of Teaching in Travel & Tourism, Vol.18, No.3, pp.236-258

Xu, Jing, Yan, Libo, and Mak, Connie (2018). "Visitor experience of Hong Kong trams as an unconventional attraction" International Journal of Tourism Research, Vol.20, No.5, pp.605-612

Xu, J., Chan, T.L., and Pratt, S. (2018). "Destination image of Taiwan from the perspective of Hong Kong residents: Revisiting structural relationships between destination image attributes and behavioral intention" International Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Administration, Vol.19, No.3, pp.289-310

Xu, J., and Huang, S.S. (2018). "Mainland Chinese students’ motivations of revisiting Hong Kong as a familiar place and their links to student life experiences" Journal of Destination Marketing and Management , Vol.7, No.1, pp.50-57

Yan, L.B., Xu, J., and Zhou, Y. (2018). "Residents’ attitudes toward prostitution in Macau. " Journal of Sustainable Tourism, Vol.26, No.2, pp.205-220

Xu, Bill, and Tavitiyaman, Pimtong (2016). "Why do Hong Kong young people like to visit Japan? An exploratory study" Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Research, Vol.4, No.1, pp.17-25

Xu, J., and Chan, S. (2016). "A new nature-based tourist motivation model: Testing the moderating effects of the push motivation" Tourism Management Perspectives, Vol.18, No.2, pp.107-110

Xu, J., and Yan, L.B. (2015). "How students perceive travel agency–related degree courses" Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Education, Vol.27, No.1, pp.30-38

Xu, J., Hui, K.T., and Chan, E. (2015). "Hong Kong’s destination image in the eyes of its residents" Journal of China Tourism Research, Vol.11, No.4, pp.440-460

Xu, J. (2014). "What Tainan means to Hong Kong visitor after launching direct flight: An autoethnographic approach" Anatolia: An International Journal of Tourism and Hospitality Research, Vol.25, No.2, pp.305-308

Xu, J. (2010). "Perceptions of tourism product" Tourism Management, Vol.31, No.5, pp.607-610

Xu, J., and Chan, A. (2010). "Service experience and package tours" Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, Vol.15, No.2, pp.177-194

Xu, J., Zhang, H.Q., and Wu, S. (2010). "China's Policies on Foreign-Invested Travel Agencies upon Its Entry to the WTO: What Can Foreign Investors Do?" International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, Vol.22, No.3, pp.360-381

Xu, J., and Chan, A. (2010). "A conceptual framework of hotel experience and customer-based brand equity: Some research questions and implications" International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, Vol.22, No.2, pp.174-193

Wu, S., Xu, J., and Ekiz, H.E. (2009). "Investigating the push and pull motivation of visiting domestic destination in China: A means-end approach" Journal of China Tourism Research, Vol.5, No.3, pp.287-315

Xu, J., and Grunewald, A. (2009). "What have we learned? A critical review of tourism disaster management" Journal of China Tourism Research, Vol.5, No.1, pp.102-130

Conference papers:

Refereed conference paper

Mak, Connie, and Xu, BIll (2021). "Using transborder cultural capital for acculturation" 2021 RGS-IBG Royal Geographical Society Annual International Conference, UK, 31 August 2021

Wut, TM, Xu, B, Sum, C, and Yui Yip, Lau (2021). "Factors affecting mainland Chinese (home place) university students’ intention to stay in Hong Kong (host place): Perspective from social capital theory" 14th Annual Conference of the EuroMed Academy of Business, Palermo, Italy

Lee, S. W., and Xu, B. (2014). "Analysis Of Factors Influencing Multinational Hotel Groups’ Locational Strategies of Investment In China" The 2014 International Conference on Business and Information , Osaka

Xu, B, and Lee, S. W. (2014). "A Time-Honored Branded Restaurant: How It Can Survive" The 2014 International Conference on Business and Information , Osaka