Glòria Estapé-Dubreuil

Glòria Estapé-Dubreuil
Autonomous University of Barcelona | UAB · Business Department

Doctor of Business Administration

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The diffusion of social innovation requires overcoming institutional resilience and ignorance of innovation. The forces of the marketing and development work of the organization managers may be unable to overcome the strength of the institutional framework. These institution brakes include soft norms such as values, ideology, and psychology, as wel...
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Introducción al monográfico sobre TFG
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Sustainable development requires balancing environmental, social and financial concerns. This requires investors to select and monitor entrepreneurs who would balance these triple concerns. At the same time, there has been considerable attention to “small is beautiful” and micro-investors have stepped in to look for such eco-entrepreneurs. To the c...
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The paper analyzes the use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in the small and medium-size enterprises of the social economy in Spain, focusing on the ICT-related management of its organizations. Although ICT adoption is increasingly present in all areas of the so called Information Society, the perception of how and why the effect...
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In many developing countries, it has been noted that women lack human capital in the form of education and work experience and consequently create social capital and networks to account for the deficit. This paper seeks to find if women are more inclined to utilise social capital to identify opportunities. The study is based on a comparison of male...
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In this paper we examine diverse governance mechanisms implemented by microfinance institutions, as well as their relationships with both social and financial performance, using a database obtained from the MIX, consisting of MFIs reporting data both on financial and social performance. We find that some governance mechanisms are significantly diff...
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Purpose – The study of the relationships between the public sector and the microfinance sector in Spain; through the analysis of the microcredit programs undertaken by the diverse governmental bodies, as well as their repercussion in the development of the microfinance sector.The paper aims to discuss these issues. Design/methodology/approach – De...
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The French micro-angels are social investors interested in helping micro-enterprises survive.
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Les micro-entrepreneurs peuvent accroître leur capacité à s'endetter en prenant en même temps des participations, respectant ainsi des ratios de prudence et réduisant le stress. La micro-prise de participation a démarré en France en 1983 sous l'impulsion d'un mouvement socialement innovant, connu sous le nom de CIGALES. Nous envisageons l'évolution...
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One way by which microentrepreneurs can increase their ability to take debt is to take equity alongside, thus respecting prudent ratios and reducing stress. But microequity has not developed in most of the developing world. At the same time, since 1983, microequity has been started in France through a socially innovative movement known as CIGALES....
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The chapter analyzes the actual use of Information and Communication Technologies in the social economy in Spain, focusing on the ICT-related management of its organizations. Although ICT adoption is increasingly present in all areas of the so called Information Society, the perception of how and why the effective adoption of ICT takes place is rel...
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p>El artículo ofrece una reflexión sobre la evaluación de los Trabajos Fin de Grado (TFG) y en particular sobre la evaluación de las competencias transversales en los mismos. En primer lugar se recogen los resultados de un estudio efectuado sobre el tipo y el número de competencias transversales establecidas como evaluables dentro de la materia TFG...
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As Information Technology becomes increasingly more present in the so called Information Society, its potential to constitute a strategic resource also increases. Whether, and to what extent, strategic changes linked to the adoption of IT have effectively reached specific economic sectors or industries is therefore of interest. This chapter is mean...
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Purpose The purpose of this paper is to focus on the role played by microfinance institutions (MFI) in the improvement of women's micro‐entrepreneurship in economically developed countries. In the context of Catalan MFIs, the paper aims to study the allocation of resources to business projects led by women; and analyze the main features characteriz...
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This paper analyzes the relationships between IT and microfinance in a developed country. Its main purpose is the study of the intensity of IT use in the sector, focusing on IT-related management of its organizations. Two different goals related to actual IT use have been identified. Information Technologies have indeed been used as a tool to provi...
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In this paper, we examine the management of an NGO whose essential aim is to facilitate micro-credits to the poor in a developed country. By means of several variables (institutional and variable costs, amount of annual donations, amount directed to micro-credits, rate of repayment, etc.), we establish a model of such an NGO and use it to study its...
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The paper studies public policies implemented in Spain to favour (self-employment) economic initiatives engaged by the less favoured people, focussed to obtain their own (minimum) source of revenue. We shall consider policies at three different levels: local, regional and countrywide levels, taking into account both the provision of financial servi...
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Resum La comunicació pretén ser una eina de reflexió útil en el moment de confeccionar la guia docent del treball final de grau (TFG) de qualsevol titulació, independentment de l'àrea de coneixement on estigui adscrita. Amb aquesta finalitat, s'analitzen diverses guies docents per als treballs fi de grau que es fan servir actualment a diferents uni...

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