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    • Analysing the relationship between QM, performance appraisal and pay for performance 

      Bayo Moriones, José Alberto Upna Orcid; Torre, Rocío de la Upna Orcid (Routledge, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The purpose of this paper is to analyse the relationship between quality management, performance appraisal and pay for performance in a sample of 203 manufacturing plants (including firms that do not apply quality management) ...
    • Analysts herding: when does sentiment matter? 

      Blasco de las Heras, Natividad; Corredor Casado, María Pilar Upna Orcid; Ferrer Zubiate, Elena Upna Orcid (Routledge, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Herding among analysts emerges when analysts give priority to their peers’ opinions instead of their own beliefs or information. Some circumstances may enhance or restrain this type of behaviour. We postulate that market ...
    • Are football managers as efficient as coaches? Performance analysis with ex ante and ex post inputs in the Premier league 

      Zambom Ferraresi, Fabíola Upna Orcid; Iraizoz Apezteguia, Belén Upna Orcid; Lera López, Fernando Upna Orcid (Routledge, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      There is a controversy on sport performance literature about what type of inputs might explain more deeply the performance of sports clubs (inputs specification controversy). By one side, several papers have analysed sports ...
    • Are public employees more satisfied than private ones? The mediating role of job demands and job resources 

      Gastearena Balda, María Lourdes Upna Orcid; Ollo López, Andrea Upna Orcid; Larraza Kintana, Martín Upna Orcid (Emerald, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Purpose – This paper aims to compare job satisfaction in public and private sectors and the mediating role of several job demands and resources on the relationship between the employment sector and job satisfaction. ...
    • Assigning numerical scores to linguistic expressions 

      Campión Arrastia, María Jesús Upna Orcid; Falcó Díaz de Cerio, Edurne Upna; García Lapresta, José; Induráin Eraso, Esteban Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this paper, we study different methods of scoring linguistic expressions defined on a finite set, in the search for a linear order that ranks all those possible expressions. Among them, particular attention is paid to ...
    • At the crossroad between green and thirsty: carbon emissions and water consumption of Spanish thermoelectricity generation, 1969–2019 

      Cano-Rodríguez, Sara; Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna Orcid; Sesma Martín, Diego Upna Orcid (Elsevier, 2022)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The energy sector is the main contributor to greenhouse gas emissions and one of the thirstiest sectors worldwide. Within the energy sector, thermoelectricity directly impacts on both emissions and water. This study assesses ...
    • The atomic business: structures and strategies 

      Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna Orcid; Torre Campo, Joseba de la Upna Orcid; Connors, D.P. (Routledge, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Nuclear energy was one among business opportunities brought by the take off in science and technology after the Second World War. The narratives of the milestones of atomic history neglect the commercial, industrial and ...
    • Attention to online channels across the path to purchase: an eye-tracking study 

      Cortiñas Ugalde, Mónica Upna Orcid; Cabeza Laguna, Rafael Upna Orcid; Chocarro Eguaras, Raquel Upna Orcid; Villanueva Larre, Arantxa Upna Orcid (Elsevier, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      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) ...
    • An axiomatic approach to finite means 

      Campión Arrastia, María Jesús Upna Orcid; Candeal, Juan Carlos; García Catalán, Olga Raquel Upna; Giarlotta, Alfio; Induráin Eraso, Esteban Upna Orcid (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this paper we analyze the notion of a finite mean from an axiomatic point of view. We discuss several axiomatic alternatives, with the aim of establishing a universal definition reconciling all of them and exploring ...
    • Bad company. The indirect effect of differences in corporate governance in the pension plan industry 

      Abinzano Guillén, María Isabel Upna Orcid; Muga Caperos, Luis Fernando Upna Orcid; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna Orcid (Elsevier, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper analyses the role played by pension plan governance structure and how it impacts on plan fees and plan performance. The results clearly show that fees decrease significantly and performance improves when pension ...
    • Binary relations coming from solutions of functional equations: orderings and fuzzy subsets 

      Campión Arrastia, María Jesús Upna Orcid; Miguel Turullols, Laura de Upna Orcid; García Catalán, Olga Raquel Upna; Induráin Eraso, Esteban Upna Orcid; Abrísqueta Usaola, Francisco Javier Upna (World Scientific Publishing Company, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We analyze the main properties of binary relations, defined on a nonempty set, that arise in a natural way when dealing with real-valued functions that satisfy certain classical functional equations on two variables. We ...
    • Building social capital through sport engagement: evidence for adults aged 50 years and older 

      Sánchez-Santos, José Manuel; Rungo, Paolo; Lera López, Fernando Upna Orcid (Cambridge, 2022)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Involvement in sports is considered a powerful way to generate social capital. However, the role of sport engagement in the development of social relationships of older adults has not received much attention. Remarkably, ...
    • Cambio climático, riesgo de inundación y medidas de adaptación: retos en la valoración de daños y evaluación de medidas 

      Martínez Juárez, Pablo; Foudi, Sébastien; Galarraga, Ibon; Osés Eraso, Nuria Upna Orcid; Cerdá, Emilio (Gobierno Vasco, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Las inundaciones suponen un importante riesgo para el bienestar de las personas por el gran impacto que causan. Por ello, distintas instituciones han emprendido planes para la mejora de sistemas de alerta y prevención, ...
    • Can agents sensitive to cultural, organizational and environmental issues avoid herding? 

      Blasco de las Heras, Natividad; Corredor Casado, María Pilar Upna Orcid; Ferreruela Garcés, Sandra (Elsevier, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Our findings indicate that herding behavior is affected not only by the cultural variables already discussed in the literature but also by other variables associated with organizational and environmental issues such as ...
    • 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 Orcid; Sánchez García, Mercedes Upna Orcid (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 ...
    • Complexity is never simple: intangible intensity and analyst accuracy 

      Ferrer Zubiate, Elena Upna Orcid; Santamaría Aquilué, Rafael Upna Orcid; Suárez Suárez, Nuria Upna (SAGE, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We examine the relationship between intangible intensity and the accuracy of analyst forecasts. Using an international sample of 2,200 firms during 2000–2016, we show that analyst accuracy decreases significantly when ...
    • Computer use and pay for performance 

      Bayo Moriones, José Alberto Upna Orcid; Erro Garcés, Amaya Upna Orcid; Lera López, Fernando Upna Orcid (Wiley, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Workplace digitalisation is a pervasive phenomenon associated to an increase in wage differentials between occupations. This paper analyses the relationship between computer use and pay for performance, whose incidence has ...
    • 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 ...
    • Cooling water: a source of conflict in Spain, 1970-1980 

      Sesma Martín, Diego Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Water resources are limited and uneven in space and time. Competition for the use of the resource can lead to conflicts between water users. Besides its use for irrigation and agriculture, water is an essential input in ...
    • Covid-19 lockdown and wine consumption frequency in Portugal and Spain 

      Rebelo, João; Compés, Raúl; Faria, Samuel; Gonçalves, Tânia; Pinilla Navarro, Vicente; Simón Elorz, Katrin Upna Orcid (Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Tecnología Agraria y Alimentaria (INIA), 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Aim of study: this study aims to analyse how psychological factors related to the Covid-19 lockdown affected the frequency of wine consumption among Iberian consumers. Area of study: to achieve this goal, we used data ...