The International Hospitality Business: Management and Operations [NOOK Book]

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This book offers a comprehensive discussion of international hospitality business. The practical discussion of international hospitality operations—management concepts and skills—offers information directly applicable to your daily operations. You'll find a complete analysis of the complex issues hospitality managers face when they are assigned overseas, including international hospitality firms' policies regarding development strategy, organizational structure, marketing, finance and accounting, and human ...
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The International Hospitality Business: Management and Operations

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Overview

This book offers a comprehensive discussion of international hospitality business. The practical discussion of international hospitality operations—management concepts and skills—offers information directly applicable to your daily operations. You'll find a complete analysis of the complex issues hospitality managers face when they are assigned overseas, including international hospitality firms' policies regarding development strategy, organizational structure, marketing, finance and accounting, and human resource management.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781136751806
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 11/12/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 426
  • File size: 6 MB

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Pt. I An Overview of the International Hospitality Industry 1
Ch. 1 The Hospitality Industry As an International Business 3
Ch. 2 The Geography of International Hospitality Development 27
Pt. II Differences in Cultural, Political, and Economic Systems 55
Ch. 3 Cultural Environment 57
Ch. 4 Political Systems 83
Ch. 5 Economic Systems 111
Pt. III Organizational Structures and Development Strategies 133
Ch. 6 Market Entry Choice and Organizational Development 135
Ch. 7 Hotel Development and Design 161
Pt. IV Hospitality Management Functions 191
Ch. 8 Legal Environment 193
Ch. 9 Financial Management 215
Ch. 10 International Accounting and Taxation 243
Ch. 11 Human Resource Management 269
Ch. 12 International Hospitality Marketing 299
Ch. 13 Religion and Food Service Management 325
Pt. V Future Development and Career Opportunities 351
Ch. 14 Prospects and Opportunities 353
Notes 375
Index 393
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