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    • Management strategies for regional aiports: A study applied to Lleida - Alguaire Airport 

      Daries Ramón, Natalia; Cristóbal Fransi, Eduard (Omnia Science, 2017)
      Abstract Purpose: The main objective of this article is to analyse the current situation at Lleida-Alguaire Airport and propose possible actions to increase its profitability. Design/methodology/approach: This study ...
    • Measuring destination image through travel reviews in search engines 

      Mariné Roig, Estela (MDPI, 2017)
      In recent years, mobile phones and access points to free Wi-Fi services have been enhanced, which has made it easier for travellers to share their stories, pictures, and video clips online during a trip. At the same time, ...
    • Measuring Gastronomic Image Online 

      Mariné Roig, Estela; Ferrer Rosell, Berta; Daries Ramón, Natalia; Cristóbal Fransi, Eduard (MDPI, 2019)
      Culinary or gastronomic tourism has become one of the main exponents of cultural tourism and a key element of a destination’s image identity. Since travellers consult and produce online travel reviews (OTR) before and ...
    • Measuring the gap between projected and perceived destination images of Catalonia using compositional analysis 

      Mariné Roig, Estela; Ferrer Rosell, Berta (Elsevier, 2018)
      Tourist destination image (TDI) is considered crucial when planning a trip. The aim of this paper is to propose a methodology to analyse and measure the (in)congruity or gap between the two sides of the TDI (supplyside ...
    • Measuring the tourism economic impact of Summer University courses 

      Martín Fuentes, Eva; Sarda, Jordi (Instituto Superior de Ciencias Educativas (ISCE), 2014-03-31)
      This study assesses the economic impact of summer courses organized far away from the headquarters of a Spanish middle-sized university. This academic activity contributes to the revitalization of the tourism in the city ...
    • Medidas preventivas para evitar los vertidos de crudo: un enfoque desde la economía 

      Viladrich i Grau, Montserrat (Gobierno Vasco, Departamento de Hacienda y Administración Pública, 2004)
      En este artículo analizamos el poder disuasorio de los sistemas de inspección y vigilancia puestos en funcionamiento en los Estados Unidos y en la Unión Europea con el objetivo de asegurar que los buques que transportan ...
    • Medium-term power planning in electricity markets with pool and bilateral contracts 

      Marí, Laura; Nabona, Narcís; Pagès Bernaus, Adela (Elsevier, 2017-07)
      Many of the existing electricity markets are of the mixed type, which has pool auction and bilateral contracts between producers and distributors. In this case, the problem faced by a Generation Company (GenCo) is that ...
    • El merchandising en el establecimiento virtual: una aproximación al diseño y la usabilidad 

      Cristóbal Fransi, Eduard (Escuela Superior de Gestión Comercial y Marketing, ESIC, 2006)
      En este artículo se explican las claves que debe poseer una tienda virtual en Internet para realizar una óptima estrategia de merchandising. Para ello, se analizan las principales características que tiene un establecimiento ...
    • Mindfulness and Next-Generation Members of Family Firms: A Source for Sustainability 

      Arzubiaga, Unai; Plana Farran, Manel; Ros Morente, Agnès; Joana, Albert; Solé, Silvia (MDPI, 2021-05-11)
      Family businesses are considered complex organizations where emotional and management challenges need to be faced. This is even more difficult when time of succession arrives and the new members are expected to engage with ...
    • Modelling a grading scheme for peer-to-peer accommodation: Stars for Airbnb 

      Martín Fuentes, Eva; Fernàndez Camon, César; Mateu Piñol, Carles; Mariné Roig, Estela (Elsevier, 2018)
      This study aims, firstly, to determine whether hotel categories worldwide can be inferred from features that are not taken into account by the institutions in charge of assigning such categories and, if so, to create a ...
    • Monitoring processes through inventory and manufacturing lead time 

      Cuatrecasas Arbós, Lluís; Fortuny Santos, Jordi; Ruiz de Arbulo López, Patxi; Vintró Sánchez, Carla (Emerald, 2015-06)
      Purpose – Since lean manufacturing considers that “Inventory is evil”, the purpose of this paper is to find and quantify the relations between work-in-process inventory (WIP), manufacturing lead time (LT) and the operational ...
    • Nuevos lectores para nuevos medios: segmentación de los e-lectores de un cibermedio 

      Cristóbal Fransi, Eduard; Hernández Soriano, Francisco; Daries Ramón, Natalia (Revista Espacios, 2017)
      En este artículo se analizan los elementos que influyen en el comportamiento de compra y de búsqueda de información del lector de cibermedios. A partir de los resultados, se estudian los distintos grupos de consumidores ...
    • Nunca máis. Si ¿Pero cómo? 

      Viladrich i Grau, Montserrat (Colegio de Economistas de Madrid, 2003)
      En este artículo, en primer lugar, presentamos los factores que caracterizan la industria del transporte marítimo. Para posteriormente analizar las políticas aplicadas por los guardacostas norteamericanos para regular las ...
    • Occupational injuries in the mining sector (2000-2010). Comparison with the construction sector 

      Felipe Blanch, José Juan de; Freijo Álvarez, Modesto; Alfonso Abella, Pura; Sanmiquel Pera, Lluís; Vintró Sánchez, Carla (Universidad Nacional de Colombia, 2014-08)
      This paper compares the incidence of fatal and non-fatal occupational injuries of workers in the mining and construction sectors in Spain between 2000 and 2010. Data on work injuries were obtained from the Spanish Ministry ...
    • Online travel review rating scales and effects on hotel scoring and competitiveness 

      Martín Fuentes, Eva; Mellinas, Juan Pedro; Parra López, Eduardo (Emerald Publishing, 2020)
      Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to determine whether different scales and ways to collect reviews and ratings found on online travel agencies (OTAs) can affect hotels, and whether hotels obtain the same or different ...
    • El pensament econòmic en l’àmbit de la cultura 

      Saladrigues Solé, Ramon (Generalitat de Catalunya. Departament d'Economia i Finances, 2003)
      Els fenòmens culturals són, certament, fenòmens socials caracteritzats per l’estètica, l’artístic i l’imaginari, amb un alt grau de subjectivitat i d’abstracció. Constitueixen, també, una activitat econòmica amb una ...
    • Percepción por los expertos de la función de densidad de probabilidad de los rendimientos de cultivos 

      Clop i Gallart, Maria Mercè; Juárez Rubio, Francisco (Espanya. Ministerio de Agricultura, Pesca y Alimentación, 2004)
      En la literatura sobre determinación subjetiva de funciones de densidad de probabilidad (f.d.p.) de rendimientos de cultivos, se ha señalado que los agricultores tienden a percibir f.d.p. muy «estrechas» (con varianza ...
    • Perfil competencial de los estudiantes de Prácticas Académicas externas contratados en las empresas colaboradoras 

      Vendrell Vilanova, Anna; Tena Tarruella, Anna; Moltó Aribau, Margarita (CIDUI Congrés Internacional de Docència Universitària i Innovació, 2018)
      En este trabajo se analizan los resultados de evaluación de las prácticas académicas externas (PAE) de los estudiantes del grado en Administracióny Direcciónde Empresas (ADE) de la Universitat de Lleida posteriormente ...
    • Personal selling, incentives and motivation. A systematic literature review 

      Bullemore Campbell, Jorge; Cristóbal Fransi, Eduard (Revista Espacios, 2018)
      The purpose of this study was to systematically examine and organize the current body of research literature that either quantitatively or qualitatively explored personal selling, incentives and motivation in a given ...
    • Personality Traits, Cognitive Styles, Coping Strategies, and Psychological Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic Lockdown on Healthy Youngsters 

      Rodríguez Árbol, Javier; Ruiz-Osta, Alberto; Montoro Aguilar, Casandra Isabel (MDPI, 2022)
      The objective of the present study was to explore possible changes in the psychological wellbeing of young healthy students during the initial 14 days of the COVID-19 general lockdown that occurred in March of 2020, and ...