Juan Uribe-Toril

Juan Uribe-Toril
Universidad de Almería | UAL · Department of Economics and Business

PhD in Economics
Senior Lecturer at the University of Almeria - Profesor Titular de la Universidad de Almería.

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Introduction
Juan Uribe-Toril currently works at the Department of Economics and Business, Universidad de Almería. Juan does research in Entrepreneurship, Development Economics and Urban Politics.
Additional affiliations
January 2013 - May 2018
Fundación Andalucía Emprende
Position
  • Project Manager
September 2001 - December 2012
Fundación Andalucía Emprende
Position
  • Managing Director

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Publications (74)
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With the development of new technologies, some concepts become relevant in the economic area, as is the case with cryptocurrencies, in general, or Bitcoin and Ethereum, in particular. Due to the impact of these tools, a detailed bibliometric study that allows us to obtain all information about cryptocurrencies must be conducted. This study will hel...
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Background The Circular Economy system can improve the product cycle and changes the system and mentality, both for production and the consumer and has become a significant alternative to the classic economic model. The retail sector has also started to advance along these lines. Following an analysis of the state of the art of the Circular Economy...
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Despite golf’s contribution to health, scientific production related to golf and health has been relatively scarce. This work aims to investigate the state of the art on golf and health and to identify existing gaps and the principal and most notable potential future research trends, contributing to connecting the reality of the facilities dedicate...
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In recent years, there has been a surge in the development of mHealth apps. Nevertheless, there are no scoping reviews that analyze the scientific peer-reviewed articles of these tools. This research systematically reviews the scientific literature published on health apps targeting children in peer-reviewed journals. It aims to answer four questio...
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Finding the optimal location is a relevant strategic decision for retailers. The classic theories of retail location offer complementary perspectives, and later models include new variables, although they present methodological problems, these methodologies are static in time. Google Street View (GSV) allows extending the analysis of predictive mod...
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The recovery of a built heritage and specifically of singular buildings is a key aspect of local development. The aim of this study was to understand the influence of these regenerations on their environment by transforming adjacent businesses and initiating parallel processes of gentrifi-cation and local development. The renewed attraction of thes...
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Artificial Intelligence is a disruptive technology developed during the 20th century, which has undergone an accelerated evolution, underpinning solutions to complex problems in the business world. Neural Networks, Machine Learning, or Deep Learning are concepts currently associated with terms such as digital marketing, decision making, industry 4....
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The field of social sciences has become increasingly important in eHealth. Patients currently engage more proactively with health services. This means that eHealth is linked to many different areas of Social Sciences. The main purpose of this research is to analyze the state-of-the-art research on eHealth from the perspective of social sciences. To...
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This article analyses the contribution to local development by women workers in the fruit- and vegetable-handling sector in Almería (Spain) over the last five years (2015–2019). It is a continuation of research carried out during the period 2000–2014. Using data collected through surveys and focus groups, the aim is to ascertain if the results obta...
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Technification in agriculture has resulted in the inclusion of more efficient companies that have evolved into a more complex sector focused on production and quality. Artificial intelligence, one of the relevant areas of technology, is transforming the agriculture sector by reducing the consumption and use of resources. This research uses a biblio...
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When a pandemic outbreak occurs, it seems logical that related scientific production should increase substantially; however, it is important to recognize its interdisciplinary usefulness to find a solution to the problem. The main aim of this research is to analyse the main keywords of the scientific research about COVID-19, by subject area. To dis...
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The scientific production on rural depopulation has grown in recent years. However, a global picture of the research carried out on this topic does not exist. The aim of this study is to identify the worldwide trends in rural depopulation scientific production over time in the main levels of analysis: sources, authors and documents. A bibliometric...
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This article studies the scientific research literature that focuses on the terms related to international trade and sustainability. For this, a bibliometric analysis using the Web of Science database and a cluster analysis on the results obtained carried out. With regard to the results, it can be pointed out that, despite being closely linked, the...
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Spain is the leading producer-exporter of tomatoes in the European Union, being Almería the main European producer of fresh tomato. The sector presents in Almería asymmetry of market power derived from the dispersion and disorganization of supply, together with the process of expansion and concentration of the large distribution. In addition, there...
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Destination branding is an important research area and a powerful instrument for building the positioning of tourist destinations. The main objective of this study is to analyze the state-of-the-art research of destination branding. A bibliometric and a fractional accounting network mapping analysis were conducted using the Web of Science and Scopu...
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This work represents a contribution by showing the state of the art of research on rural tourism and development, identifying trends and proposing future lines and topics of research. Rural tourism and its influence on the economic development of rural areas has been an important and dynamic area of research since 2004. For this purpose, a quantita...
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La tecnificación en la agricultura ha provocado que las empresas del sector sean más eficientes, al mismo tiempo que el propio sector se vuelve cada vez más complejo, centrado en la producción y la calidad. Una de las áreas más relevantes de la tecnología, la Inteligencia Artificial, está transformando el sector agrícola al reducir el consumo y el...
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An understanding of the intracommunity trade is essential for the agents involved in the fresh tomato market (farmers, entrepreneurs , public administrations, and consumers). e purpose of this paper is to analyze the interdependent relationships between exporting and importing countries within the European Union for a specific product such as fresh...
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This article has reviewed the international research from the 20th century to the first half of 2019 on the terms “efficiency” and “local government”. For this purpose, a bibliometric and a cluster analysis by fractional accounting have been carried out using two of the most important databases: Web of Science (WoS) and Scopus. The research found a...
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Sustainability, local development, and ecology are keywords that cover a wide range of research fields in both experimental and social sciences. The transversal nature of this knowledge area creates synergies but also divergences, making a continuous review of the existing literature necessary in order to facilitate research. There has been an incr...
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The role that different psychological disorders play in entrepreneurial intentions and behaviors is of increasing interest and importance to the scientific community. Scholars have undertaken a range of investigations that demonstrate that individuals with specific psychological disorders should be treated differently to other individuals. Some stu...
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El emprendimiento social agrupa actuaciones individuales o colectivas con una finalidad social. El objetivo de este artículo es analizar el concepto del emprendimiento social y su impacto científico en publicaciones y artículos de la base de datos Web of Science Core Collection, tanto a nivel mundial como en los países iberoamericanos. El emprendim...
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Entrepreneurship is a subject of great interest and depth which is currently being introduced into various education systems and is also the subject of a great deal of scientific research published in the form of case studies and innovative methodologies. This article will present the main contributions in this area of research. To this end a bibli...
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The horticultural model of Almeria (Spain) based on the operation of greenhouses is an international reference and has been considered as an economic miracle. Alongside this agricultural development has been the deployment of the diverse productive activity of auxiliary companies. The objective of this article is to understand how these companies o...
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Local development is a subject that arouses significant interest in the international scientific community in general, and in the Ibero-American one, in particular. The process of globalization has transformed the management of local development, altering the role that is played by local and regional entities, and it is the object of an important f...
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La Sociedad de Economía Mundial se reúne con periodicidad anual para analizar y debatir los problemas que presenta la economía mundial, en las denominadas Reuniones de Economía Mundial, que se iniciaron en Huelva en 1999. Las reuniones de Economía Mundial son un foro internacional, abierto a diferentes enfoques y opiniones, en el que se presentan y...
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Assortment is a relevant issue in retail management which has gained prominence in the last few years in many retail sectors. The purpose of this research is to show the state of the art on this subject by means of a bibliometric analysis carried out using the Web of Science online database. Our findings show the most influential countries, annual...
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Assortment is a relevant issue in retail management which has gained prominence in the last few years in many retail sectors. The purpose of this research is to show the state of the art on this subject by means of a bibliometric analysis carried out using the Web of Science online database. Our findings show the most influential countries, annual...
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This paper has reviewed the international research on the interactions between the Economy, Energy, and Environment (3E) in the 21st century. For this purpose, a bibliometric and cluster analysis by fractional accounting has been carried out based on the two most important databases: Web of Science (WoS) and Scopus. The research found and studied 2...
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Since the eighties, the concern for sustainability has been increasing from several dimensions and depending on different socio-economic, political, geographical and cultural factors. In the last few years, local development has incorporated the concept of sustainability, as part of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals strategy, highli...
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Forests is a Swiss open access journal in the field of forestry and forest ecology founded in 2010. Currently, the journal celebrates its 10th anniversary. Therefore, the purpose of this research for the special issue A Decade of Forests Open Access Publishing is to present a whole bibliometric overview of the journal and highlight the state of the...
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The impact of corruption on entrepreneurial dynamics became an attractive topic for scholars after the appearance of public scandals that led to the delegitimization of many governments in the last 40 years. The research that explored the relationship between corruption and entrepreneurship has produced controversial results. It appears that the in...
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In recent years, the topic of sustainability has gained prominence in many retail sectors. Sustainability is a key element for retailers, who have seen that sustainable development could become an important source of competitive advantage. The purpose of this work is to highlight state of the art sustainability in retailing, for which a bibliometri...
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Gentrification is a controversial term that refers to certain changes in neighbourhoods that result in the economic and social transformation of a low-income area into one of higher value, moving or pushing out the old population and businesses. The purpose of this paper is to highlight a new branch of research in the field of environmental studies...
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The relevance of circular economy to environmental science has led to a notable increase of research works during the last few years. It is very important to know the evolution of the publications that relate these two concepts, as well as the main areas of knowledge in which these investigations are framed. The purpose is to understand and highlig...
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La economía social es elemental dentro del desarrollo económico de Andalucía, que es la primera Comunidad Autónoma de España por el número de este tipo de entidades. Aporta casi el 14 % del PIB andaluz y está presente en todos los sectores económicos y en más del 82 % de los municipios andaluces. Es un importante actor del desarrollo local, mediant...
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En este artículo se aborda la innovación social en el desarrollo local y el emprendimiento social desde una perspectiva teórico-práctica, tomando como referencia los nuevos yacimientos de empleo (NYE). Para ello, se parte de la sistematización de experiencias en tres municipios de la provincia de Almería, España, centradas en la mejora de vida de l...
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El planteamiento de las políticas locales sostenibles ha cambiado sustancial-mente en sus bases. Las estrategias se piensan globalmente, pero se actúa localmente. Desde principio de los años noventa la Unión Europea ha apostado por un nuevo enfoque en el desarrollo local. Se ha pasado de estrategias gubernamentales de arriba hacia abajo al caso con...
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Este artículo aborda el estudio de la situación laboral de las mujeres rurales en los países latinoamericanos. Las mujeres rurales son uno de los grupos sociales más vulnerables en el ámbito laboral latinoamericano, debido a su baja participación laboral, a la categorización ocupacional mayoritaria como trabajadoras por cuenta propia y familiar no...
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La implementación de una actividad no tiene que ser sólo por motivos económicos sino también hay otros aspectos como sociales, culturales, medio ambientales,… El emprendedor social es el propulsor del desarrollo económico líder del cambio social, tal y como ha sido reconocido por importantes organizaciones internacionales (CEPAL, FAO, …). Presenta...
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Los viveros de empresas son entidades que promueven el desarrollo local bajo un enfoque territorial de abajo hacia arriba (bottom up). Estos centros facilitan satisfactoriamente el proceso de creación de nuevas pequeñas empresas a través de un abanico de servicios. Su desarrollo en España ha sido importante en los últimos años, siendo la región...
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Business incubators are entities that promotes local development as a bottom-up territorial approach. These centers ease satisfactorily the creation process of new small businesses thanks to a range of services. Their development in Spain has been important in the last few years, being Andalucia an international reference. By using a metodology bas...
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El objetivo de este artículo es explicar cómo la innovación y la cooperación se implementan en las pequeña y medianas empresas exitosas dentro de un entorno globalizado. A partir de la metodología de la ruta crítica, se inicia una descripción de secuencias de actividades empresariales: alianzas de cooperación, innovación (desde su perspectiva conce...
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This study presents a detailed analysis of cost management for intensive cultivation activity in terms of tomato production. The main objective was to provide qualitative and quantitative costs obtained in the intensive cultivation of tomato. This methodology was structured by activity costs (soil preparation and planting, crop monitoring, harvesti...
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The aim of this study was to explain how the innovation and cooperation are implemented in successful small and medium-sized enterprises within a globalized environment. From the methodology of the critical path, starts a description of business activities sequences: cooperation alliances, innovation (from its conceptual perspective) and cooperatio...
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Purpose: The present article is a report that begins with a review of the main local development theories in order to go into the entrepreneur and entrepreneurial promotion in rural areas as a local progress boost. Also, we study the influence of the entrepreneur personal factors (experience, location..) in companies setting-up, and how the educati...
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Book Description: Tomato industries and researchers have advanced tremendously in recent years, however, because of the rapid progress, tomato specialists are sometimes ignorant of fields outside of his/her specialty. Some molecular biologists have little knowledge of climate control in a greenhouse, and some plant physiologists don’t know much abo...
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España es el octavo productor de tomate en el mundo y este sector es de gran importancia económica para algunas de sus regiones, como, por ejemplo, para la provincia de Almería, la cual produce 18.7% del total nacional. Además, el tomate es la principal hortaliza exportada por España, y la Unión Europea es su principal mercado, a la que destinó, en...
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Este artículo aborda un estudio de la figura del emprendedor y de los viveros durante el camino que recorre el emprendedor desde su inicio como persona física hasta su constitución como empresario-viverista. El emprendedor venido a empresario posee cualidades y capacidades que se potencian en centros especializados como los viveros empresariales y...