Tourism firm failure and bankruptcy predictionTourism data mining and electronic commerceTourism case-based reasoning and forecastingRestructuring performance prediction
He is a professor at NanKai University, and was a visiting scholar of OSU, Columbus. IEEE Senior Member. 70+ papers on:Tourism Management, International Journal of Hospitality Management, International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management; Journal Of Forecasting, Information And Management, Eouropean Journal of Operational Research, Enterprise Information Systems, Journal of the Operational Research Society, Computers and Operations Research, Economic Modelling, Computer And Industrial Engineering,Technological and Economic Development of Economy, Intelligent Systems in Accounting Finance and Management; eee Transactions on Systems Man Cybernetics-Systems, Information Sciences, Knowledge-Based Systems, Applied Soft Computing, International Journal of Systems Science, Expert Systmes ,Expert Systems With Applications,etc.. He received the National Research Award of Social Science from the Education Ministry of China, the National Research Award of Tourism from the Tourism Ministry of China, the National Research Award of Social Science from Zhejiang. He served as PI of 3 NSFC fundings, referee of 10 projects & 40 journals, EMB of 10 journals, ICM of 10+ conferences.