Welcome to the Journal of Hospitality Financial Management.
The Journal of Hospitality Financial Management (ISSN 1091-3211 for print version, E-ISSN 2152-2790 for online version) is the official refereed publication of the International Association of Hospitality Financial Management Educators (iAHFME), a premier academic organization devoted to the study and promotion of knowledge about finance, financial economics and accounting in hospitality and tourism. Published twice a year, the journal is committed to featuring leading research in the area of finance, financial economics and accounting related to hospitality and tourism. The journal also features invited papers on special interest hospitality finance/accounting topics, viewpoints, research notes, book reviews and abstracts of papers presented at the Annual Symposium of the International Association of Hospitality Financial Management Educators (iAHFME). Research article submissions in this journal typically undergo a double blind review process. Some of the key criteria for evaluation include innovativeness of research ideas, rigor and quality of research, clarity, and relevance to the practice and/or education of financial management and accounting in hospitality and tourism.
Current Issue: Volume 29, Issue 1 Special Issue: Economics of the Foodservice System
Note from Special Issue Guest Editors and Invited Contributors
Amit Sharma, Bendegul Okumus, and Seoki Lee
Impacts of COVID-19 on the U.S. Restaurant Industry from the Global Perspective
Seoki Lee, Hyoungju Song, Michael S. Lin, and Amit Sharma
Factors Impacting Food Away from Home (FAFH) Spending in the United States: A Macroeconomic Perspective
Michael S. Lin, Inhaeng N. Jung, and Yidan Huang