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  • Dynamic measures for transportation networks 

    Lordan González, Oriol; Sallán Leyes, José María (Public Library of Science (PLOS), 2020-12-03)
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    Most complex network analyses of transportation systems use simplified static representations obtained from existing connections in a time horizon. In static representations, travel times, waiting times and compatibility ...
  • Cost savings from trajectory deviations in the European air space 

    Carreras Maide, Jaume; Lordan González, Oriol; Sallán Leyes, José María (2020-09)
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    Air transport deregulation has lead to an increase of air traffic, together with a reduction of air fares. Air fare reduction has narrowed operational margins of airlines, bringing financial and employment instability. ...
  • Tackling the HR digitalization challenge: key factors and barriers to HR analytics adoption 

    Fernández Alarcón, Vicenç; Gallardo Gallardo, Eva (2020-07-08)
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    Purpose: This paper contributes to the literature on HR digitalization, specifically on HR Analytics, disentangling the concept of analytics applied to HR, and explaining the factors that hinder companies from moving to ...
  • Global talent management 

    Vaiman, Vlad; Gallardo Gallardo, Eva; Thunnissen, Marian (Oxford University Press, 2019-09-25)
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    Global talent management (GTM) has its origins in international human resource management, and it emerged around the turn of the 21st century as a key strategic issue for multinational corporations (MNCs) confronted with ...
  • Territorial efficiency: analysis of the role of public work safety controls 

    Lafuente González, Esteban Miguel; Abad Puente, Jesús (2021)
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    This study analyzes the efficiency of Spanish provinces in a model that incorporates occupational health and safety (OHS) policy controls and work accidents into the analysis. Building on productivity models rooted in ...
  • Towards data-driven culture in a Spanish automobile manufacturer: A case study 

    Esteller Cucala, Maria; Fernández Alarcón, Vicenç; Villuendas, Diego (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Departament d'Organització d'Empreses (OE), 2020-01-01)
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    Purpose: Data-driven decision-making is a growing trend that lots of companies are nowadays willing to adopt. However, the organizational transformation needed is not always as simple and logical as it could seem and the ...
  • La integración de la prevención con otros sistemas de gestión. ¿Es conveniente? 

    Abad Puente, Jesús; Rodríguez Mondelo, Pedro Manuel; Sánchez-Toledo Ledesma, Agustín (2010)
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  • The role of high-performance people management practices in Industry 4.0: The case of medium-sized Spanish firms 

    Llinás Sala, Daniel; Abad Puente, Jesús (2019-01-01)
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    Purpose: This paper wants to build the case for the key role of high-performance people management practices in the development of I4.0 in SMEs. The research upon which this paper is based wants to prove that the ...
  • Building and managing sustainable schools: the case of food waste 

    Derqui Zaragoza, Belén; Grimaldi, Didier; Fernández Alarcón, Vicenç (2020-01-10)
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    The global sustainability imperative requires dealing with food waste. This study explores how the management of school canteens can help school leaders on their path towards building more sustainable institutions. Despite ...
  • Efficient multi-attribute auctions considering supply disruption 

    Xiang, Jie; Zhang, Juliang; Cheng, T. C. E.; Sallán Leyes, José María; Hua, Guowei (2019-06)
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    Although supply disruption is ubiquitous because of natural or man-made disasters, many firms still use the price-only reverse auction (only the cost is considered) to make purchase decisions. We first study the suppliers’ ...
  • Risk pooling through physical probabilistic selling 

    Zhang, Yi; Hua, Guowei; Cheng, T. C. E.; Zhang, Juliang; Fernández Alarcón, Vicenç (Elsevier, 2020-01)
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    This paper investigates the impacts of a new type of probabilistic selling () where the retailer orders specific products and package some as a discounted physical probabilistic product (PPP) rather than merely a virtual ...
  • Data maturity analysis and business performance: a Colombian case study 

    Grimaldi, Didier; Díaz Florez, Javier; Arboleda Jiménez, Hugo Fernando; Fernández Alarcón, Vicenç (Elsevier Ltd, 2019-08)
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    Context: Colombia over the last decade has experienced a historic economic boom and Information Technology (IT) has been emerging as a tool to enable the competitiveness of companies. The last government (2014–2018) took ...

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