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  • On the use of biased-randomized algorithms for solving non-smooth optimization problems 

    Juan, Ángel Alejandro; Corlu, Canan Gunes; Tordecilla, Rafael David; Torre, Rocío de la; Ferrer, Albert (MDPI, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Soft constraints are quite common in real-life applications. For example, in freight transportation, the fleet size can be enlarged by outsourcing part of the distribution service and some deliveries to customers can be ...
  • The role of entrepreneurial orientation and family control of the firm in the economic recovery of underperforming firms 

    Capelleras, Joan Lluís; Contín Pilart, Ignacio Upna; Garcés Galdeano, Lucía Upna; Larraza Kintana, Martín Upna (Emerald, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Objetivo – El artículo analiza cómo la orientación emprendedora y el control familiar de la empresa influyen en el desempeño de las empresas con bajo rendimiento y cómo contribuyen a su recuperación económica. Diseño/met ...
  • Does analyst information influence the cost of debt? Some international evidence 

    Ferrer Zubiate, Elena Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna; Suárez Suárez, Nuria (Elsevier, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua
    We examine the contribution of analyst forecasting accuracy in reducing the average total cost of debt to firms. Our results reinforce the importance of analyst accuracy as a mechanism for reducing information asymmetries ...
  • Effects of food-related health concerns and risk perception on the consumption frequency of fresh vegetables 

    Adasme Berríos, Cristian; Sánchez García, Mercedes Upna; Mora, Marcos; Díaz Osorio, José; Schnettler, Berta; Lobos, Germán (Universidad Nacional de Cuyo (Argentina), 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Consumir vegetales frescos sin duda trae beneficios a la salud, sin embargo, este tipo de productos también pueden contener elementos biológicos, químicos y tecnológicos que afecten la salud de las personas por falta de ...
  • Dealing with heterogeneity: an analysis of Spanish universities 

    Berbegal Mirabent, Jasmina; Gil Domenech, Dolors; Torre, Rocío de la (Tecnológico de Costa Rica, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Las universidades dependen en gran medida de los marcos regulatorios, la visión estratégica y del contexto geográfico. Consecuencia de esto, las universidades son claramente organizaciones heterogéneas. Este estudio analiza ...
  • Casting a wide net for innovation: mediating effect of R&D human and social capital to unlock the value from alliance portfolio diversity 

    García Martínez, Marian; Zouaghi, Ferdaous Upna; Sánchez García, Mercedes Upna (Wiley, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    This paper examines the performance effects associated with different alliance portfolio configurations in terms of geographical location and partner type. Based on these distinctions, the authors hypothesize that more ...
  • A systematic review of sovereign connectedness on emerging economies 

    Ballester Miquel, Laura; Díaz Mendoza, Ana Carmen; González Urteaga, Ana Upna (Elsevier, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua
    This article systematically reviews the academic literature on emerging market contagion in order to summarize what we have learnt about the transmission channels existing in these countries. Given the large body of academic ...
  • Omni-channel users and omni-channel customers: a segmentation analysis using distribution services 

    Cortiñas Ugalde, Mónica Upna; Chocarro Eguaras, Raquel Upna; Elorz Domezain, Margarita Upna (Emerald, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Propósito — Los consumidores combinan canales de distribución en el denominado comportamiento omni-canal cada vez en mayor medida, tanto para completar una misma compra como entre distintas compras. Distinguimos entre ...
  • Industry 4.0: defining the research agenda 

    Erro Garcés, Amaya Upna (Emerald, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Purpose. Industry 4.0 implies that global challenges exist within the manufacturing sector. Both theoretical and empirical research has been developed to support these transformations and assist companies in the process ...
  • Attention to online channels across the path to purchase: an eye-tracking study 

    Cortiñas Ugalde, Mónica Upna; Cabeza Laguna, Rafael Upna; Chocarro Eguaras, Raquel Upna; Villanueva Larre, Arantxa Upna (Elsevier, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua
    Currently, consumers display what is known as omnichannel behavior: the combined use of digital and physical channels providing them with multiple points of contact with firms. We combine the stimulus-organism-response (S-O-R) ...
  • Measuring and decomposing productivity change in the presence of mergers 

    Arocena Garro, Pablo Upna; Saal, David S.; Urakami, Takuya; Zschille, Michael (Elsevier, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
    Managers and policymakers often encourage mergers and acquisitions of companies with the aim of increasing the productivity of the involved firms. However, problems with the measurement of productivity change usually occur ...
  • Creativity and emotions as drivers for social entrepreneurship 

    Erro Garcés, Amaya Upna (Taylor & Francis, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua
    Social entrepreneurship is closely related to welfare because social welfare emerges when creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship are developed together, creating a 'cluster of value' that appears when several value ...
  • Operational and strategic decisions in hospitality. Lessons from an action research process 

    Erro Garcés, Amaya Upna; Ramírez Ávila, Laura (Springer, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua
    The aim of this article is to find measures that reduce personnel costs in a catering company through the optimization of routes and tasks for staff to increase the efficiency of the company, and to transfer these measures ...
  • Dual business relationships, opportunity knowledge, and new product development: a study on returnee young ventures 

    Bai, Wensong; Johanson, Martin; Martín Martín, Óscar Upna (American Marketing AssociationSage, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    The effects on innovation of the dual embeddedness of returnee young ventures (RYVs) in both domestic and international networks of relationships and knowledge contexts are important for value creation, growth, and success ...
  • Action research as a meta-methodology in the management field 

    Erro Garcés, Amaya Upna; Alfaro-Tanco, José A. (SAGE, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Although it was first developed in the field of psychology, action research is a methodology of growing importance in business and management contexts. In this research article, we focus on a significant aspect of action ...
  • The hidden value of intangibles: do CEO characteristics matter? 

    Garcés Galdeano, Lucía Upna; García Olaverri, Carmen Upna (Emerald, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Purpose: A great deal of research has examined the relationship between a single CEO attribute and a single measure of firm performance; no attempts have been made to integrate them to create a more global vision of both. ...
  • Social work educational programmes aimed at the young: redefining programmes to succeed? 

    Aguilar Tablada, María Victoria; Erro Garcés, Amaya Upna; Pérez García, Raquel María Upna (Taylor & Francis, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
    In recent years, young people’s behavior has undergone major changes as they have been affected by the crisis that influences their future perspectives and goals. In this context, the demands of youth pose a relevant ...
  • Educational diversity, organizational structure and innovation performance: evidence from Uruguayan industry 

    Bello Pintado, Alejandro Upna; Bianchi, Carlos (Universidad de Chile, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Se analiza la relación entre la diversidad educativa horizontal (DEH) y el desempeño innovador de las empresas, considerando el efecto de la DEH tanto en la propensión a innovar como en la intensidad innovadora de la ...
  • The gender role on moderator effect of food safety label between perceived quality and risk on fresh vegetables 

    Adasme Berríos, Cristian; Sánchez García, Mercedes Upna; Mora, Marcos; Schnettler, Berta; Lobos, Germán; Díaz Osorio, José (Universidad Nacional de Cuyo (Argentina), 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    El rol de la etiqueta de inocuidad alimentaria en hortalizas frescas ha recibido poca atención en economías en desarrollo y menos atención desde la perspectiva del género. En este contexto, se desarrolló un modelo conceptual ...
  • Desempeño empresarial y ciclo económico en la industria de alimentos y bebidas colombiana: una aproximación no paramétrica 

    Melgarejo, Zuray; Simón Elorz, Katrin Upna (Universidad ICESI, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Los países emergentes están presentando tasas de crecimiento y desempeño empresarial por encima de la media, respecto a los países desarrollados. En Colombia, el sector de alimentos y bebidas, en particular, es uno de los ...

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