Lara Gonzalez Porras

Lara Gonzalez Porras
Tampere University | UTA · Faculty of Management and Business

Master of Science (Business Administration), Master Degree Programme in Business Competence

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Introduction
Lara González Porras has a Master of Science (Economics and Business Administration) from Tampere University. Currently, she is a doctoral student at Tampere University's Faculty of Management and Business. Her doctoral research focuses on stakeholder theory, exploring stakeholder relationships and influence in megaprojects under the stakeholders' perspective. Lara is especially interested in stakeholder engagement, corporate-community relationships and stakeholder value. Her fields of interest also include sustainability and business ethics. She has also worked in research projects focused on stakeholder engagement and sustainability. Her research goal is to stimulate the positive potential in business-society relationships.
Additional affiliations
January 2020 - February 2020
Tampere University
Position
  • University Teacher
Description
  • Business, Society and Nature - intermediate studies
January 2020 - present
Tampere University
Position
  • PhD Student
September 2019 - present
Tampere University
Position
  • Researcher
Description
  • CICAT2025
Education
August 2014 - December 2016
Tampere University
Field of study
  • Management and Organizations

Publications

Publications (11)
Article
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This study aims to extend the understanding of stakeholder influence in megaprojects by examining a controversial pulp mill project in Uruguay. The theoretical framework is based on stakeholder theory, focusing on stakeholder influences in international megaprojects. The research data comprise 96 newspaper articles from 2005 to 2009, and qualitativ...
Conference Paper
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A transition from linear economy towards sustainable circular economy (CE) is high on the political agenda in many countries at the moment (Geissdoerfer et al., 2017; McDowall et al., 2017). Planetary boundaries and climate change are major reasons for the transition towards CE (Ellen McArthur Foundation, 2020; Korhonen, Honkasalo & Seppälä, 2018a)...
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This study focuses on stakeholder influence strategies utilized in an international conflict that erupted up when a Finnish company decided to build a pulp mill in Uruguay. The data consists of 96 newspaper articles from the Argentinean newspaper El Clarín. A qualitative content analysis is used to analyze the strategies used during the conflict. T...

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Project
CRR Conference 2019 'Rethinking Value Creation for Sustainability', 11-13 September 2019, Tampere