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Coronavirus

Variants Dash Travel’s Hopes in 2021: New Skift Recovery Index

Last year wasn't the runaway success the travel industry anticipated — or needed.

Variants Dash Travel’s Hopes in 2021: New Skift Recovery Index

Tourism

The 10 Most-Read Skift Research Reports in 2021

What did travel executives read in 2021? What are the most important topics for them in navigating through the pandemic and calibrating for rebound and regrowth? Check out the Skift Research reports that are most read by Skift audience.

The 10 Most-Read Skift Research Reports in 2021
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Coronavirus

12 Skift Research Charts Explaining Covid’s Impact on Travel in 2021

We could have filled a multi-volume encyclopedia with everything that has happened in the past 12 months. Instead, we settled for 12 telling charts.

12 Skift Research Charts Explaining Covid’s Impact on Travel in 2021

Announcements

Behind the Business of Online Booking Sites: Skift Research

Around the world in 11 online travel agencies. Use our 2022 Online Travel Agency Factbook to compare the performance of booking sites from across five continents.

Behind the Business of Online Booking Sites: Skift Research

Announcements

Hotels Still Slow to Adopt Revenue Management Tech: New Skift Research

Sophisticated revenue management systems will undoubtedly become more commonplace in the hotel industry, but today still only a small minority of hotels use them. There is a lot of room left for growth, innovation, and disruption.

Hotels Still Slow to Adopt Revenue Management Tech: New Skift Research

Announcements

What’s In Store for Global Travel in 2022: New Skift Research

With 2022 on the horizon, the travel recovery has begun in earnest. Brands are competing to win returning consumers but may find that old habits and preferences have evolved.

What’s In Store for Global Travel in 2022: New Skift Research

Coronavirus

How Much Will the New Digital Nomad Workforce Benefit Travel?

Remote work is here to stay. And that's a good thing for the travel industry as it will create a large market of long-term travelers that live and work anywhere. These digital nomads have the potential to be a small and mighty traveler type that are well worth understanding.

How Much Will the New Digital Nomad Workforce Benefit Travel?

Airlines

What 2021 Has In Store for the Travel Industry: New Skift Research

Glad this year is finally over? Us too! In its annual outlook, Skift Research looks forward to the big themes and challenges that are in store for the travel industry as it begins the long uphill climb to recovery next year.

What 2021 Has In Store for the Travel Industry: New Skift Research

Short-Term Rentals

Exploring the Airbnb Paradox: New Skift Research

It’s finally here! Skift Research has been eagerly awaiting the opportunity to get its hands on Airbnb’s public filings. This report analyzes the challenges and strategies of the most influential company in the short-term rental industry.

Exploring the Airbnb Paradox: New Skift Research

Business Travel

U.S. Travel Arrangement and Reservation Sector to Top $57 Billion in 2020: Skift Research Forecast

The travel arrangement and reservation services sector has experienced strong growth for the past few years and outperformed other major travel verticals. We believe this trend will continue in the next few years, aided by more digital transformation.

U.S. Travel Arrangement and Reservation Sector to Top $57 Billion in 2020: Skift Research Forecast