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    • Does family ownership always reduce default risk? 

      Abinzano Guillén, María Isabel Upna Orcid; Corredor Casado, María Pilar Upna Orcid; Martínez García, Beatriz Upna Orcid (WileyAccounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua
      This paper analyses the effect of family ownership on the outcome of the firm’s risk‐taking activities, measured by the company’s default risk. We show that family ownership reduces the probability of default, which is ...
    • Superdiversity and social policies in a complex society: social challenges in the 21st century 

      López Peláez, Antonio; Aguilar Tablada, María Victoria; Erro Garcés, Amaya Upna Orcid; Pérez García, Raquel María Upna Orcid (SAGE, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      La superdiversidad es una característica de las sociedades contemporáneas que afecta a los procesos de cambio social y las políticas sociales. Utilizando métodos de metaanálisis, este artículo revisa el tratamiento de la ...
    • Teachers’ attitudes towards chatbots in education: a technology acceptance model approach considering the effect of social language, bot proactiveness, and users’ characteristics 

      Chocarro Eguaras, Raquel Upna Orcid; Cortiñas Ugalde, Mónica Upna Orcid; Marcos Matas, Gustavo Upna Orcid (Taylor & Francis, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua
      The appearance of Artificial Intelligence implementations, such as text-based virtual assistants (chatbots) in education is relatively new. These implementations can be useful for helping teachers and students to solve ...
    • Performance of default-risk measures: the sample matters 

      Abinzano Guillén, María Isabel Upna Orcid; González Urteaga, Ana Upna Orcid; Muga Caperos, Luis Fernando Upna Orcid; Sánchez Alegría, Santiago Upna Orcid (Elsevier, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
      This paper examines the predictive power of the main default-risk measures used by both academics and practitioners, including accounting measures, market-price-based measures and the credit rating. Given that some measures ...
    • Entrepreneurs' planning behavior and new firm performance 

      Contín Pilart, Ignacio Upna Orcid; Larraza Kintana, Martín Upna Orcid; Martín Sánchez, Víctor (EmeraldIberoamerican Academy of Management, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Purpose: Drawing on institutional logics theory, this paper aims to examine the determinants of entrepreneurs’ planning behavior in the first years of 212 Spanish new firms. Additionally, this study identifies four different ...
    • How important is family involvement for small companies’ growth? 

      Garcés Galdeano, Lucía Upna Orcid; García Olaverri, Carmen Upna Orcid (Emerald, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Purpose: Our paper seeks to further understand how family involvement in management influences firm growth. Design/methodology/approach: Using a sample of small high-tech firms, we classify three different types of firms: ...
    • Home-based telework: usefulness and facilitators 

      Ollo López, Andrea Upna Orcid; Goñi Legaz, Salomé Upna Orcid; Erro Garcés, Amaya Upna Orcid (Emerald, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Purpose: This article aims to analyze individual-, organizational- and country-level factors that determine the use of home-based telework across Europe according to the technology acceptance model (TAM) and the ...
    • Consequences of open innovation: effects on skill-driven recruitment 

      Bello Pintado, Alejandro Upna Orcid; Bianchi, Carlos (Emerald, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Purpose This paper aims to focus on the human side of inbound open innovation by analyzing the effects that the adoption of different knowledge search strategies for innovation has on new recruitment needs. Design/method ...
    • Young people, social workers and social work education: the role of digital skills 

      López Peláez, Antonio; Erro Garcés, Amaya Upna Orcid; Gómez Ciriano, Emilio José (Routledge, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
      This paper addresses a key issue in the development of youth-focused social work: the role of digital skills in the relationship between young people and social workers who work with these native digital users. To this ...
    • Social work educational programmes aimed at the young: redefining programmes to succeed? 

      Aguilar Tablada, María Victoria; Erro Garcés, Amaya Upna Orcid; Pérez García, Raquel María Upna Orcid (Taylor & Francis, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      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 ...
    • Employee selection, education, and firm-provided training 

      Barrenechea-Méndez, Marco A.; Ortín-Ángel, Pedro; Rodes, Eduardo C. (SAGE, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Theoretical debate suggests at least three strategies for firms to provide training to employees in the same job position: individualized and egalitarian with or without adaptation to the abilities of the recruited employees. ...
    • Is there a connection between sovereign CDS spreads and the stock market? Evidence for European and US returns and volatilities 

      Ballester Miquel, Laura; González Urteaga, Ana Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This study complements the current literature, providing a thorough investigation of the lead–lag connection between stock indices and sovereign credit default swap (CDS) returns for 14 European countries and the US over ...
    • Extracting expected stock risk premia from option prices and the information contained in non-parametric-out-of-sample stochastic discount factors 

      González Urteaga, Ana Upna Orcid; Nieto, Belén; Rubio, Gonzalo (Routledge, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
      This paper analyzes the factor structure and cross-sectional variability of a set of expected excess returns extracted from option prices and a non-parametric and out-of-sample stochastic discount factor. We argue that the ...
    • Workforce education diversity, work organization and innovation propensity 

      Bello Pintado, Alejandro Upna Orcid; Bianchi, Carlos (Emerald, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Purpose: Diversity of people, knowledge and resources has been identified as a determinant of firms' growth. This paper focusses on innovation propensity as a critical dimension of firm's growth path, aiming to analyse the ...
    • Sustainability performance indicators: definition, interaction, and influence of contextual characteristics 

      López Arceiz, Francisco José Upna Orcid; Río Solano, María Cristina del Upna Orcid; Bellostas Pérezgrueso, Ana José (WileyERP Environment, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Financial markets and investors are pushing modern firms to increase their commitment to sustainable development. Corporate sustainability refers to processes that develop from normative traditions, ethical roots, and ...
    • Knowledge drivers, business collaboration and competitiveness in rural and urban regions 

      García-Álvarez Coque, José María; Roig Tierno, Norat; Sánchez García, Mercedes Upna Orcid; Mas Verdu, Francisco (Springer, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
      Many rural regions are characterised by low technology-intensive activities. Their predominant focus is often on primary, agri-food, and natural resources and services sectors, and there is a competitive gap with respect ...
    • The dynamic effects of non-performing loans on banks’ cost of capital and lending supply in the Eurozone 

      Chiesa, Gabriella; Mansilla Fernández, José Manuel Upna Orcid (Springer, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper analyses the transmission channel from non-performing loans to the cost of capital, credit provision and liquidity creation in the banks of the Eurozone. The empirical results suggest that holdings of non-performing ...
    • What dimensions of risk perception are associated with avoidance of buying processed foods with warning labels? 

      Adasme Berríos, Cristian; Aliaga Ortega, Luis; Schnettler, Berta; Sánchez García, Mercedes Upna Orcid; Pinochet, Consuelo (MDPI, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Nutritional Warning Labels (NWLs) inform consumers about processed foods that exceed critical nutrient levels activating the risk perception in consumers. However, this information is limited. The objective was to identify ...
    • BRScS: a hybrid recommendation model fusing multi-source heterogeneous data 

      Ji, Zhenyan; Yang, Chun; Wang, Huihui; Armendáriz Íñigo, José Enrique Upna Orcid; Arce Urriza, Marta Upna Orcid (SpringerOpen, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Recommendation systems are often used to solve the problem of information overload on the Internet. Many types of data can be used for recommendations, and fusing different types of data can make recommendations more ...
    • Leverage in family firms: the moderating role of female directors and board quality 

      Poletti Hughes, Jannine; Martínez García, Beatriz Upna Orcid (Wiley, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Grounded in the agency, socioemotional wealth and resource dependence theories, we study how debt decisions are influenced by family control and how such relationship is moderated by an internal corporate governance ...