Dr Jihwan Yeon

Lecturer in Hospitality Management
+44 (0)1483 688757
36 AP 02


University roles and responsibilities

  • Academic Integrity Officer

    My qualifications

    Ph.D. Hospitality Management
    The Pennsylvania State University
    MSc Hospitality Business
    Michigan State University
    BBA Hotel Management
    Kyung Hee University
    BSc Hotel and Restaurant Management
    University of Houston


    Research interests




    Choi, S., Yeon, J., Song, H. J., & Hu, J. (2023). Information Technology as a buffer against COVID-19. Annals of Tourism Research, 98, 103527. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annals.2022.103527

    Lee, S., Yeon, J., & Song, H. J. (2022). Current status and future perspective of the link of corporate social responsibility-corporate financial performance in the tourism and hospitality industry, Tourism Economics, 13548166221140505. https://doi.org/10.1177/13548166221140505

    Yoo, C., Yeon, J., & Lee, S. (2022). Beyond “good company”: The mediating role of innovation in the CSR-CFP relationship. International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, 34(10), 3677-3696. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJCHM-10-2021-1288

    Kim, Y. R., Park, C., & Yeon, J. (2022). Stronger Together: International Tourists “Spillover” into Close Countries. Tourism Economics, 13548166221098320. https://doi.org/10.1177/13548166221098320

    Song, H. J., Yeon, J., & Lee, S. (2021). The effect of an increase in federal minimum wage on the U.S. hotel industry: A difference-in-differences (DID) approach, Current Issues in Tourism, 25(6), 887-900. https://doi.org/10.1080/13683500.2021.1903402

    Yeon, J., Kim, S. J., Song, K., & Kim, J. (2021). Examining the impact of short-term rental regulation on peer-to-peer accommodation performance: a difference-in-differences approach. Current Issues in Tourism, 25(19), 3212-3224. https://doi.org/10.1080/13683500.2020.1814704


    Yeon, J., Lee, S., Jolly, P. M., & Mattila, A. S. (2021). The impact of environmental management on firm performance in the U.S. lodging REITs: The moderating role of outside board of directors. Tourism Economics, 13548166211059075. https://doi.org/10.1177/13548166211059075

    Yeon, J., Lin, M. S., Lee, S., & Sharma, A. (2021). Does family matter? The moderating role of family involvement on the relationship between CSR and firm performance. International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, 33, 3729-3751. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJCHM-03-2021-0315

    Yeon, J., Song, H. J., H, Yu., Y. Vaughan., & Lee, S. (2021). Are socially responsible firms better off during COVID-19?, Tourism Management, 85, 104321. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tourman.2021.104321

    O'Neill, J. W., & Yeon, J. (2021). Effects of multiple short-term rental platforms on the performance of different types of hotels in US and international destinations. Cornell Hospitality Quarterly, 19389655211033527. https://doi.org/10.1177/19389655211033527

    O'Neill, J. W., & Yeon, J. (2021). Hotel room rate discounting during recessionary times: Effects by hotel class. Cornell Hospitality Quarterly, 19389655211016829. https://doi.org/10.1177/19389655211016829

    Song, H. J., Yeon, J., & Lee, S. (2021). Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic: Evidence from the US restaurant industry. International Journal of Hospitality Management, 92, 102702. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhm.2020.102702

    Yeon, J., Song, H. J., & Lee, S. (2020). Impact of short-term rental regulation on hotel industry: a difference-in-differences approach. Annals of Tourism Research, 83, 102939. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annals.2020.102939