PhD students

PhD students and dissertation in progress

First enrolment Complements Formation Dissertation title Supervisor/s
2021-22 Zhu, Changyi To be informed (research line: Entrepreneurship, Innovation and SME Management) Alexandra Simon
  1st year students    
2021-22 Abushaker, Israa The Creation of Women-Owned Family Businesses in developing countries under institutional approach: Mixed approach method Alexandra Simon
2021-22 Acha, Nawfal The effects of Innovation persistence strategies on SMEs Growth. Maite Bolívar / Josep Rialp
2020-21 Alghanayem, Haitham Post Purchase Retargeted Ads, and Their Effect on Consumers’ Behaviour Jordi López / Giuseppe Lamberti
2020-21 Barqawi, Omamah Entrepreneurship in the context of Saudi Arabia: An Institutional Approach David Urbano / Andreu Turró
2021-22 Bennafa, Fariza Essays On The Impact Of Family Involvement And Heterogeneity On The Internationalization
And Entry Mode Choice Of Family Firms. Insights From Algeria
Alex Rialp / Esteban García Canal
2020-21 Bernacka, Sam Determinants of Sports Entrepreneurship: Institutional Economics and Dynamic Capabilities
David Urbano / Sebastián Aparicio
2021-22 Díaz Pinzón, Lida El valor de los humedales en zonas urbanas: Un enfoque integral Francesc Trillas / Lya Paola
2021-22 Hayrepetyan, Ani The Antecedents of Entrepreneurial Failure in Family Businesses Alexandra Simon
Joan Miquel Verd / Luis Fernando Aguado
2021-22 Spanuth, Alina Legitimacy Strategies for Social Enterprises in the Dynamic Social Entrepreneurial Ecosystem of Developing Countries David Urbano
2020-21 Tiballi, Paulo International Social Network Advertising: A Cross-Cultural Study of Multinational Companies
Josep Rialp
2021-22 Zeydanli, Selim Machine Learning Methods Applied to Order Forecasting and Optimization of Loading / Unloading Times in Logistics’ Jordi López / Pilar Casado
  2nd year students    
2020-21 Acharjee, Shushanta The effect of social capital on social entrepreneurship: Does it vary from society to society? David Urbano / Josep Rialp
2020-21 Buhmann, Kathrin Monika Analyzing electric vehicles from a consumer perspective as a mean to overcome environmental concerns Josep Rialp
2019-20 Izotova, Ana Drivers and effects of firms’ external knowledge sourcing strategie Ma Teresa Bolívar
2020-21 Masó, Alexandra Internal and external determinants and performance effects of business growth. Joan-Lluís Capelleras
2020-21 Masoudi, Shayan Effects of International Entrepreneurial Culture (IEC) on Timing of Internationalization In Spanish new ventures Àlex Rialp
2020-21 Raurich, Toni Pay per click attribution. Effects on Direct Search Traffic and Purchases Joan Llonch
2020-21 Shahamat Manesh, Ashkan Oil and gas firms’ performance, manipulation of the financial information and event studies Diego Prior / Isabel Narbón
  3rd year students    
2019-20 Alvarez Vargas, Cecilia Entrepreneurial growth aspirations and innovation adoption Joan-Lluís Capelleras / Victor Martín
2019-20 Cervantes, Michelle Ecuadorian SMEs export activities and environmental responsability Alex Rialp
2019-20 Fraysse, Gilhem The Effects of Solvency II on Insurers' Asset Allocation Ma Antònia Tarrazón
2019-20 Henriquez Daza, María Cecilia Variables individuales y las aspiraciones de crecimiento. Influencia del contexto institucional en países emergentes Joan-Lluís Capelleras  / Fabian Osorio
2019-20 Islam, Manirul The effects of internal audit attributes and internal control effectiveness on financial reporting quality  John Slof
2019-20 López Estrada, Sebastián Efficiency and quality in an educational system: an examination at social inequality  Victor Giménez / Alexei Arbona
2019-20 Merhi, Haitham The role of Self-construal in consumers' participation in Cause-Related Marketing Compaigns and the effect of participating in these compaigns on the consumers' communications  Josep Rialp
2019-20 Orjuela, Guillermo Three essays on firms’ adoption of eco-innovations: the role of institutions and the appropriability regime David Urbano / Julio Cesar Zuluaga Jiménez
2019-20 Orozco, Jairo Determinants and effects of intrapreneurship in developing economies: A multilevel analysis David Urbano / Andreu Turró
2019-20 Shah, Syed Saeed Abbas Analysis of online shopping behavior: An intergenerational approach Jordi López  / Pilar López
2019-20 Wang, Kai Essays on the Role of MOOCs in the Context of Contemporary Higher Education Stefan Van Hemmen /Josep Rialp
  4th year students    
2018-19 Aral, Öyku Hazal The effect of consumer ethnocentrism on the sustainability: A comparative analysis on the Turkey and Spain Jordi López Sintas
2018-19 Piqueras, Silvia Digital Enterprises: The Drivers of their Internationalization Process Alex Rialp
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