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    • 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 ...
    • Machines and energy. Energy capital ratios in Europe and Latin America 1875 - 1970' 

      Ducoing, Cristián; Gales, Ben; Hölsgens, Rick; Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna (Taylor & Francis, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The relationship between energy and capital is one of the most important aspects of modern economic growth. Machines need energy to produce all the goods we enjoy; energy would be far less useful for humankind in absence ...
    • Managerial family ties and employee risk bearing in family firms: evidence from Spanish car dealers 

      Gómez Mejía, Luis R.; Larraza Kintana, Martín Upna; Moyano Fuentes, José; Firfiray, Shainaz (Wiley, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This article discusses that family firms in which the top management team (TMT) is dominated bynonfamily managers are more likely to shift risk to employees through incentive pay schemesthan family firms with TMTs dominated ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 Upna; 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 ...
    • Open innovation in the food and beverage industry 

      Bayona Sáez, Cristina Upna; Cruz Cázares, Claudio; García Marco, María Teresa Upna; Sánchez García, Mercedes Upna (Emerald, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to extend the knowledge into the relationship between open innovation (OI) and firm’s innovative performance. Specifically, the authors aim to determine whether the benefits of OI ...
    • Optimizing energy consumption in transportation: literature review, insights, and research opportunities 

      Corlu, Canan Gunes; Torre, Rocío de la Upna; Serrano Hernández, Adrián Upna; Juan, Ángel Alejandro; Faulín Fajardo, Javier Upna (MDPI, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      From airplanes to electric vehicles and trains, modern transportation systems require large quantities of energy. These vast amounts of energy have to be produced somewhere—ideally by using sustainable sources—and then ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Revisiting quality television: audience perceptions 

      Bayo Moriones, José Alberto Upna; Etayo, C.; Sánchez-Tabernero, A. (Taylor & Francis, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This article analyzes what the audience understands by the concept of quality as applied to television channels. This research also examines the influence of the perceived quality of the different programs broadcasted by ...
    • The river’s light: water needs for thermoelectric power generation in the Ebro river basin, 1969–2015 

      Sesma Martín, Diego Upna (MDPI, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Water is essential for almost all energy processes. This paper analyses the evolution of the cooling water needs of thermal power plants in the Ebro River basin, the largest contributor to the Spanish electricity grid, ...
    • 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 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Siting (and mining) at the border Spain-Portugal nuclear transboundary issues 

      Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna; Carvalho, Antoni; Torre Campo, Joseba de la Upna (Brepols, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This article is focused on nuclear transboundary issues between Portugal and Spain, two countries that share a long history of nuclear collaboration and conflict of late, where national borders played a crucial role. The ...
    • Spanish wines in the US market: what attributes do US consumers look for in Spanish wines? 

      Areta, Álvaro; Bardají de Azcárate, Isabel; Iraizoz Apezteguia, Belén Upna (Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Tecnología Agraria y Alimentaria, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper analysed the impact of different attributes in Spanish quality wines on United States (US) demand behaviour. A hedonic price model was estimated in order to assess the values that US consumers give Spanish wines. ...
    • A survey on the mathematical foundations of axiomatic entropy: representability and orderings 

      Campión Arrastia, María Jesús Upna; Gómez Polo, Cristina; Induráin Eraso, Esteban Upna; Raventós Pujol, Armajac Upna (MDPI, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Different abstract versions of entropy, encountered in science, are interpreted in the light of numerical representations of several ordered structures, as total-preorders, interval-orders and semiorders. Intransitivities, ...
    • Sustainability for European investors: evidence from a sustainable ranking 

      López Arceiz, Francisco José; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna; Río Solano, María Cristina del Upna (EDITUM-Universidad de Murcia, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      La sostenibilidad corporativa implica una amplia perspectiva que sugiere la creación de valor para los stakeholders y requiere desarrollar algunos compromisos a nivel económico, social, ambiental y de gobierno. La medición ...