VIII DEMO June Workshop

 

       
      VIII DEMO June Workshop
      Economic of Organizations, Corporate Governance and Competitiveness
       
      Business Economics Departments
      [UAB ▪ UPNa ▪ UIB]
       
      Autonomous University of Barcelona
      June 16-17, 2014   ▪   Barcelona
       
       
      Day1: Monday, June 16, 2014
      Room: Sala de Graus Facultat d’Economia i Empresa UAB (B3/012)
       
       
15:00 h.   Welcome
    Magda Solà Tey & Miguel Ángel García-Cestona (Autonomous University of Barcelona) 
       
15:05 h.   Session 1
    Chair Emili Grifell-Tatjé (Autonomous University of Barcelona)
       
      Jonathan Calleja-Blanco
      (DEMO Program)
      Group vs. Country Effects on the Performance of the European Automobile Production Plants
      Discussant:
      Cecilio Mar Molinero (Autonomous University of Barcelona)
       
      Sofía Peña Vidondo
      (DEMO Program)
      A Decomposition of Energy Intensity Change in Spanish Manufacturing
      Discussant:
      Emili Grifell-Tatjé (Autonomous University of Barcelona)
       
       
16:30 h   Session 2. DEMO 1st year Student Presentation
    Chair Alberto Bayo Moriones (Public University of Navarra)
       
      Shahin Ashkiani
      (DEMO Program)
      Zero Weights and Multiple Solutions in DEA, a Consequence of Degeneracy in Linear Programming
      Discussant:
      Diego Prior Jiménez (Autonomous University of Barcelona)
       
       
17:00 h.   Coffee break
       
17:30 h.   Session 3
    Chair Cecilio Mar-Molinero (Autonomous University of Barcelona)
       
      Elio Shijaku
      (DEMO Program)
      Exploring Dynamic Embeddedness: a Network Analysis of the Global Pharmaceutical Industry, 1991-2012
      Discussant:
      Lluis Bru Martínez (University of the Balearic Islands)
       
      José Luis Massón-Guerra
      (DEMO Program)
      Entrepreneurship, Knowledge Spillovers and Productivity of Firms
      Discussant:
      Teresa García Marco (Public University of Navarra)
       
       
19:00 h   Session 4
    Chair Rafel Crespí Cladera (University of the Balearic Islands)
       
      Vicente Salas Fumás
      (University of Zaragoza)
      Employee Participation, Commitment and Organizations
       
       
19:40 h.   End of first-day sessions
       
       
       
      Day 2: Tuesday, June 17, 2014
      Room: Sala de Graus Facultat d’Economia i Empresa UAB (B3/012)
       
       
09:15 h   Session 5
    Chair Jordi Brandts Bernad (CSIC, Autonomous University of Barcelona)
       
      José María Ortiz Gómez
      (DEMO Program)
      The Problem of Giving Rights Just to One Worker: An Experiment
      Discussant:
      Alberto Bayo Moriones (Public University of Navarra)
       
      Maya Dori
      (DEMO Program)
      Product Life Cycle and Product Portfolio Dynamics
      Discussant:
      Rafel Crespí Cladera (University of the Balearic Islands)
       
       
10:45 h.   Coffee break
       
11:05 h.   Session 6
    Chair Pedro Ortín Ángel (Autonomous University of Barcelona)
       
      Víctor Martín Sánchez
      (DEMO Program)
      Entrepreneurial Growth Aspirations and Population Density: a Human Capital Approach
      Discussant:
      Josep Rialp Criado (Autonomous University of Barcelona)
       
       
11:05 h.   Session 6
    Public Ph.D. Thesis Defense
       
      Martí Sagarra García
      (DEMO Program)
      The Twilight Years of the Spanish Cajas: Governance, Risk Behaviour and Growth on the Eve of the Crisis
      Thesis Committee:
      Vicente Salas Fumás (University of Zaragoza)
      Aleksandra Gregoric (Copenhagen Business School)
      Jordi Callealta Barroso (University of Alcalá de Henares)
       
       
13:45 h.   Announcements. Concluding Remarks.
       
14:00 h.    Lunch