The Unit undertakes wide-ranging research into the complex fields of tourism, hospitality and events. Detail of the areas of expertise and interest can be found by following this link.
Tourism and hospitality industries are significant economic drivers, developing small and large communities and nations. However, a true understanding of their complexities, beyond economic rationales, is needed. The Tourism and Hospitality Research Unit at La Trobe undertakes research from multiple perspectives, embracing the social sciences as well as business fields.