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    • Financial convergence in transition economies: EU enlargement 

      Gallizo Larraz, José Luis; Saladrigues Solé, Ramon; Salvador Figueras, Manuel (Edicions de la Universitat de Lleida, 2009)
      This paper analyses the financial impact of the enlargement of the European Union (EU) to include 10 new Central and Eastern European Nations (CEEN) on firms’ business and financial structures. To this end, we employ ...
    • How does board characteristics and insider ownership affect non-performing loans (NPLS) in European banking? 

      Akwaa Sekyi, Ellis Kofi; Moreno Gené, Jordi; Miglietta, Federica; Roncone, Valeria (Edicions de la Universitat de Lleida, 2018)
      Manuscript type Empirical Research question/issue The state of non-performing loans (NPLs) poses serious threat to the European financial market and this has increased pressure on board of directors to intensify their ...
    • Measuring service quality in sport management: an application of the SERVQUAL scale 

      Cristóbal Fransi, Eduard; Gómez Adillón, Ma. Jesús; Thorsson Johansson, Ann; Daries Ramón, Natalia (Edicions de la Universitat de Lleida, 2010)
      The aim of this study is to provide an instrument for measuring service quality in sports enterprises from the point of view of the customers. For this purpose we intend to elaborate an enquiry starting out from a more ...
    • Optimal capital structure: a trade-off model and its empirical testing 

      Salvador Figueras, Manuel; Vendrell Vilanova, Anna (Edicions de la Universitat de Lleida, 2012)
      In the present research we have set forth a new, simple, Trade-Off model that would allow us to calculate how much debt and, by default, how much equity a company should have, using easily available information and calculating ...
    • Ownership change and banking efficiency in the new EU members 

      Moreno Gené, Jordi; Gallizo Larraz, José Luis; Salvador Figueras, Manuel (Edicions de la Universitat de Lleida, 2013)
      The aim of this study is to analyze how European integration and, especially, changes in ownership, has affected banking efficiency in Central and Eastern European countries which have recently experimented this process ...
    • The persistence of return on assets: differences between industries and differences between firms 

      Saladrigues Solé, Ramon; Gallizo Larraz, José Luis; Gargallo Valero, Pilar; Salvador Figueras, Manuel (Edicions de la Universitat de Lleida, 2013)
      This study offers a statistical analysis of the persistence of annual profits across a sample of firms from different European Union (EU) countries. To this end, a Bayesian dynamic model has been used which enables the ...
    • The predictability of financial data on post-entry success or failure before and during the recent crisis 

      Tong, Yehui; Saladrigues Solé, Ramon (Edicions de la Universitat de Lleida, 2016)
      This paper does research on the predictability of seven financial factors and one nonfinancial factor on the success or failure of entrants. It enriches the empirical study of the literature of predicting business success ...