Ramon Caminal examines the motivation behind time restrictions on loyalty awards and their implications for consumers and firms.
Chiara Fumagalli, Massimo Motta and Emanuele Tarantino study the effects of acquiring potential competitors and the optimal policy for regulating such mergers.
Albert Banal-Estañol, Inés Macho-Stadler, Jonás Nieto-Postigo and David Pérez-Castrillo create a novel data set of UK-based VC-backed startups to study the effects of the pre-institutional individual stakeholders on their eventual success.
Marcelo Ortiz tests whether private firms are able to use peers’ financial reports to learn about liquidity risk.
Juan-José Ganuza and Gerard Llobet argue that standard contracts do not provide incentives for firms to properly screen projects, resulting in the construction of unnecessary infrastructures (“white elephants”).
Jaume Garcia-Villar and Carles Murillo explore the growing industry of eSports with an econometric analysis.