Daniel Guttentag
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Guttentag, D. (2016). Why tourists choose Airbnb: A motivation-based segmentation study underpinned by innovation concepts. Ph.D. thesis, The University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada. (Summary | Full)

Guttentag, D. (in press). Regulating innovation in the collaborative economy: An examination of Airbnb’s early legal issues. In D. Dredge and S. Gyimóthy (Eds.), Tourism and collaborative consumption: Perspectives, politics, policies and prospects. Frankfurt: Springer. (Chapter copy available upon request)

Guttentag, D. (2015). Airbnb: Disruptive innovation and the rise of an informal tourism accommodation sector. Current Issues in Tourism, 18(12), 1192-1217. (PDF)

Virtual reality

Guttentag, D. (2010). Virtual reality: Applications and implications for tourism. Tourism Management, 31(5), 637-651. (PDF)

Volunteer tourism

Guttentag, D. (2015). Volunteer tourism: Insights from the past, concerns about the present, and questions for the future. In T. V. Singh (Ed.), Challenges in tourism research (pp. 112-118). Toronto: Channel View Publications. (Google Books | Chapter copy available upon request)

Guttentag, D. (2012). Volunteer tourism has gone commercial: The reasons and the implications. Tourism Recreation Research, 37(3), 273-275. (PDF)

Guttentag, D. (2012). Volunteer tourism: As good as it seems?. In T. V. Singh (Ed.), Critical debates in tourism (pp. 152-159). Toronto: Channel View Publications.

Guttentag, D. (2011). Volunteer tourism: As good as it seems?. Tourism Recreation Research, 36(1), 69-74. (PDF)

Guttentag, D. (2009). The possible negative impacts of volunteer tourism. International Journal of Tourism Research, 11(6), 537-551. (PDF)


Guttentag, D., Harrigan, K., & Smith, S. (2012). Gambling by Ontario casino employees: Gambling behaviours, problem gambling and impacts of the employment. International Gambling Studies, 12(1), 5-22. (PDF | Based on Master's thesis, available here)

Guttentag, D., & Havitz, M. E. (2010). Superstition as a personal moderator in the development of commitment and loyalty to and within casinos. Leisure/Loisir, 34(1), 1- 25. (PDF)


Guttentag, D., & Smith, S. (in press). Delphi technique, tourism. In J. Jafari & H. Xiao (Eds.), Encyclopedia of tourism. Frankfurt: Springer. (Section copy available upon request)

Mock, S., Mannell, R., & Guttentag, D. (2016). Psychology of leisure, positive psychology, and “psychologizing” leisure theory. In G. Walker, D. Scott, & M. Stodolska (Eds.), Leisure matters: The state and future of leisure studies. State College, PA: Venture Publishing, Inc.

Guttentag, D. (2009). The legal protection of indigenous souvenir products. Tourism Recreation Research, 34(1), 23-34. (PDF)