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  • 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 ...
  • The energy and gross domestic product causality nexus in Latin America 1900-2010 

    Leiva, Benjamín; Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna (EconJournals, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    A better understanding of the relationship between energy consumption and economic growth is important for the less developed regions of the world such as Africa or Latin America, which future might be compromised by the ...
  • The role of small bettors in price formation in betting exchanges 

    Abinzano Guillén, María Isabel Upna; Muga Caperos, Luis Fernando Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (Routledge, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
    The presence of small bettors in betting exchanges generates mispricing, which can lead to exploitation by informed traders or result in permanent price deviations. This paper shows that mispricing from this source is also ...
  • 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 ...
  • Topologies for semicontinuous Richter–Peleg multi-utilities 

    Bosi, Gianni; Estevan Muguerza, Asier Upna; Raventós Pujol, Armajac Upna (Springer, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
    The present paper gives a topological solution to representability problems related to multi-utility, in the field of Decision Theory. Necessary and sufficient topologies for the existence of a semicontinuous and finite ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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) ...
  • On staggered prices and optimal inflation 

    Aguilera Bravo, Asier Upna; Casares Polo, Miguel Upna (Elsevier, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua
    This paper computes the steady-state optimal rate of inflation in a model with monopolistic competition under two different sticky-price specifications, Calvo (1983) and Taylor (1980).The optimal rate of inflation is ...
  • 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 ...
  • The First World War and the Latin American transition from coal to petroleum 

    Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna (Elsevier, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua
    While it is true that the precise nature of the future energy transition is uncertain, and no standardized transition is expected as such, it is also true that the energy transition phenomenon can only be described as an ...
  • Valuing health using EQ-5D: the impact of chronic diseases on the stock of health 

    Sánchez Iriso, Eduardo Upna; Errea Rodríguez, María; Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna (Wiley, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Chronic diseases strongly affect individuals' health status. In aggregate terms, this impact is reflected by the stock of health, which measures the amount of health of a population in a given period of time. The objectives ...
  • 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. ...
  • Profiting from collaborative innovation practices: identifying organizational success factors along the process 

    Anzola Román, Paula Upna; Bayona Sáez, Cristina Upna; García Marco, María Teresa Upna (Cambridge University Press, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Research on innovation management has pointed out that the capitalization of collaborative innovation practices is influenced by firms' internal context. This paper aims to answer the following question: which organizational ...
  • The effect of human capital on occupational health and safety investment: an empirical analysis of Spanish firms 

    Núñez Aldaz, Imanol Upna; Prieto, Maite (Wiley, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua
    This paper analyses how firms' human capital influences their investments in occupational health and safety (OHS). We argue that the incentive to protect workers by investing in OHS is a function of the stock of human ...
  • Product/process definition, technology adoption and workforce qualification: impact on performance 

    Bello Pintado, Alejandro Upna; García Marco, María Teresa Upna; Zouaghi, Ferdaous Upna (Taylor & Francis, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    This paper analyses the impact of manufacturing technologies (MTs) and workers' qualifications on labour productivity and flexibility, taking into account the product-process (P-P) strategy adopted by the company. This ...
  • The role of sentiment and stock characteristics in the translation of analysts’ forecasts into recommendations 

    Corredor Casado, María Pilar Upna; Ferrer Zubiate, Elena Upna; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna (Elsevier, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua
    The purpose of this paper is to further understanding of the determinants of analysts’ translational effectiveness and, specifically, the role of stock characteristics in the impact of sentiment in the translation of ...
  • When do women make a better table? Examining the influence of women directors on family firm's corporate social performance 

    Cruz, Cristina; Justo, Rachida; Larraza Kintana, Martín Upna; Garcés Galdeano, Lucía Upna (SAGE Publications, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Our paper seeks to further understand the influence of gender board diversity on firms' corporate social performance (CPS) in the context of publicly held family firms. Grounded on corporate governance and family firm ...
  • Quality of government and regional resilience in the European Union. Evidence from the Great Recession 

    Ezcurra Orayen, Roberto Upna; Ríos Ibáñez, Vicente Upna (Wiley, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua
    This paper examines the relationship between quality of government and regional resilience in the European Union during the Great Recession. The results show that the quality of government is an important factor when shaping ...
  • Long-term diversification paths and energy transitions in Europe 

    Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna; Muñoz Delgado, Beatriz (Elsevier B.V., 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua
    The authors propose a synthetic indicator that allows one to compare and contrast the evolution of the composition of the primary energy baskets of eight European countries over the last two centuries, and quantitatively ...

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