Esteban Lafuente

Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC Barcelona Tech)

Professor

Barcelona, Barcelona

Spain

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

11

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Scholarly Papers (11)

1.

The Relationship Between Enterprise Risk Management and External Audit Fees: Are They Complements or Substitutes?

RISK MANAGEMENT AND CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, Jalilvand & Malliaris, eds., Routledge, 2011
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2012
Kurt A. Desender and Esteban Lafuente
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC Barcelona Tech)
Downloads 794 (19,165)

Abstract:

Enterprise Risk Management, Audit Fees, Corporate Governance, Chief Risk Officer

2.

Managerial Turnover and Performance in Outside Boards: Ownership Makes the Difference

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Mar 2008
Miguel A. García-Cestona and Esteban Lafuente
Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB) - Department d'Economia de l'Empresa and Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC Barcelona Tech)
Downloads 218 (111,912)

Abstract:

Corporate governance mechanisms, banks, ownership structure

3.

The Pursuit of the Efficient Scale Size: Implications for Firm Growth

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2009
Esteban Lafuente and Rodrigo Rabetino
Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC Barcelona Tech) and Autonomous University of Barcelona
Downloads 168 (138,698)

Abstract:

Firm growth, minimum efficient size, returns to scale, ownership structure

4.

CEO Turnover, Forced Chairman Replacements and Firm Performance: Case of the Costa Rican Banking System

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Jul 2007
Esteban Lafuente and Miguel A. García-Cestona
Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC Barcelona Tech) and Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB) - Department d'Economia de l'Empresa
Downloads 140 (162,987)

Abstract:

Corporate Governance, Executive Turnover, Firm Performance

5.

Location Decisions of Technology-Based Entrepreneurs: Why Some Catalan KISAs Choose to Be Rural?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 May 2009
Yancy Vaillant, Christian Serarols and Esteban Lafuente
Autonomous University of Barcelona - Department of Business Economics, Autonomous University of Barcelona and Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC Barcelona Tech)
Downloads 107 (196,429)

Abstract:

entrepreneurship, new technology-based firms, KISA, location decision, rural policy

6.

Endogenously Determined CEO Turnover: The Struggle for Continuance in Listed and Unlisted Firms

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 25 Jun 2009
Esteban Lafuente and Miguel A. García-Cestona
Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC Barcelona Tech) and Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB) - Department d'Economia de l'Empresa
Downloads 70 (257,933)

Abstract:

Corporate governance, CEO turnover, ownership structure

7.

Monitoring Bank Performance in the Presence of Risk

Journal of Productivity Analysis 44(3), 265–281 (2015),
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2016
Mircea Epure and Esteban Lafuente
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Department of Economics and Business and Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC Barcelona Tech)
Downloads 52 (262,030)

Abstract:

efficiency, risk, accounting, CEO turnover, banking, non-performing loans

8.

How Entrepreneurially Influential Social Traits and the Concentration of Immigrants Affect Business Creation Among Rural Immigrants

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Jun 2010
Claudio Mancilla, Yancy Vaillant and Esteban Lafuente
Universidad de Los Lagos, Autonomous University of Barcelona - Department of Business Economics and Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC Barcelona Tech)
Downloads 43 (316,527)

Abstract:

Immigrants, Entrepreneurship, Rural areas, Concentration of Immigrants

9.

Some Socio-Institutional Factors Which Explain the Greater Degree of Entrepreneurial Activities of Immigrants

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Jun 2010
Claudio Mancilla, Esteban Lafuente and Yancy Vaillant
Universidad de Los Lagos, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC Barcelona Tech) and Autonomous University of Barcelona - Department of Business Economics
Downloads 42 (325,120)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Entrepreneurship, Immigrants, Role-models, Fear of Failure, Entrepreneurial Self-confidence

ISO-9000 Certification and Ownership Structure: Effects Upon Firm Performance

British Journal of Management, Vol. 21, Issue 3, pp. 649-665, September 2010
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 17 Aug 2010
Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC Barcelona Tech), Independent and Universidad Pública de Navarra - Department of Economics
Downloads 3 (546,635)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Iso‐9000 Certification and Ownership Structure: Effects Upon Firm Performance

British Journal of Management, Vol. 21, Issue 3, pp. 649-665, 2010
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Jun 2016
Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC Barcelona Tech), Universidad Pública de Navarra - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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11.

A System Dynamics Approach for Assessing Business Competitiveness

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 05 Jan 2017
Esteban Lafuente, László Szerb and András Rideg
Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC Barcelona Tech), University of Pécs and University of Pécs
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Abstract:

Competitiveness, resource-based view, system dynamics, small business