ICT interdisciplinary research group

Publications 2016


• Torrent-Sellens, J. (2016). “The knowledge economy and the knowledge of economics“. Oikonomics, num 5, mayo 2016. Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. ISSN 2339-9546

• Ballestar, M T. ; Sainz, J.; Torrent-Sellens, J.(2016) “Social networks on cashback websitesPsychology & Marketing, 33(12), 1039-1045 [DOI: 10.1002/mar.20937]

    ICT, Productivity, Competitiveness and Economic Growth[show/hide]

    Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Knowledge Transfer[show/hide]

• Urbano, D.; Aparicio, S.; Guerrero, M.; Noguera, M.; Torrent-Sellens, J. (2016) “Institutional determinants of student employer entrepreneurs at Catalan universities“. Technological Forecasting and Social Change. ISSN 0040-1625.

    Knowledge, Education, E-learning, Labour and Employability[show/hide]

• Díaz-Chao, A., Ficapal-Cusí, P., Torrent-Sellens, J. (2016) “Did small and medium enterprises maintain better jobs during the early years of the recession? Job quality multidimensional evidence from Spain“, European Management Journal DOI: 10.1016/j.emj.2016.06.006.

• Torrent-Sellens J.; Ficapal-Cusí P.; Boada-Grau J. (2016) “Dispositional employability and online training purchase. Evidence from employees’ behavior in Spain“. Frontiers in Psychology, Vol. 7 (831). DOI: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.00831.

• Díaz-Chao, Ficapal-Cusí and Torrent-Sellens (2016) Economic Crisis and Job Quality in Spain: A Multi-dimensional and Micro-data Empirical Approach. Social Indicators Research Journal, vol: 125(2):613-633. DOI 10.1007/s11205-014-0850-0

• Torrent-Sellens J, Díaz-Chao Á, Soler-Ramos I, Saigí-Rubió F (2016) “Modelling and Predicting eHealth Usage in Europe: A Multidimensional Approach From an Online Survey of 13,000 European Union Internet Users“. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 18(7). DOI: 10.2196/jmir.5605

• Saigi-Rubió, F., Jiménez-Zarco, A. and Torrent-Sellens, J. (2016) “Determinants of the intention to use telemedicine: evidence from primary care physicians“. International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care, 32(1-2), pp. 29–36. doi: 10.1017/S0266462316000015.

• Torrent-Sellens, J.; Velazco-Portocarrero, J.; Viñas-Bardolet, C. (2016) “Knowledge-Based Work and Job Satisfaction: Evidence from Spain“. Journal of the Knowledge Economy, pp. 1- 38. DOI: 10.1007/s13132-015-0349-1

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• Novillo-Ortiz, D. (Ed.), Saigi-Rubió, F., Torrent-Sellens, J. Soler-Ramos, I.; Almazán-Sáez, C.; Kotzeva, A.; Villalobos-Hidalgo, J. (2016). Framework for the Implementation of a Telemedicine Service/ Marco de Implementación de un servicio de Telemedicina. Washington D.C.: Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) and World Health Organization (OMS). pp. 1-74 (english) / 1-79 (spanish). ISBN: 978-92-75-11903-7 (english); 978-92-75-31903-1 (spanish).

• Novillo-Ortiz, D. (Ed.), Saigi-Rubió, F., Jiménez-Zarco, A.; Torrent-Sellens, J. (2016). eHealth in the Region of the Americas: breaking down the barriers to implementation. Results of the World Health Organization’s Third Global Survey on eHealth / La eSalud en la Región de las Américas: derribando las barreras a la implementación. Washington D.C.: Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) and World Health Organization (OMS). pp. 1-136 (english) / 1-146 (spanish). ISBN: 978-92-75-11925-9 (english); 978-92-75-31925-3 (spanish).

• JIJENA, ROBERTO ALFONSO; TORRENT, JOAN (2016) Factores de complementariedad económica en la productividad. Evidencia empírica y comparación internacional. El caso de la PYME chilena. Ed. Saarbrücken, Alemanya: Publicia/Velag. pp. 1-656. ISBN: 978-3-8416-8067-9

• CERDÁN, MÒNICA; OLIVÉ, ANTONI; JIMÉNEZ; ANA ISABEL; TORRENT, JOAN (2016) “Barriers to academic entrepreneurship in knowledge based spinoffs: Evidence from Spanish research groups” a CARVALHO, LUISA (Ed.). Handbook of research on entrepreneurial success and its impact on regional development. Ed: Hershey, PA: IGI Global. pp. 151-164. ISBN: 978-14-66695-67-2.

• CERDÁN, MÒNICA; JIMÉNEZ; ANA ISABEL; TORRENT, JOAN (2016) “Innovative management of Spanish academic science parks: Designing and testing of management tool” a BAPORIKAR, NEETA (Ed.). Handbook of research on entrepreneurship in the contemporany knowledge-based global economy. Ed: Hershey, PA: IGI Global. pp. 419-444. ISBN: 978-14-66687-98-1.

• CERDÁN, MÒNICA; OLIVÉ, ANTONI; JIMÉNEZ; ANA ISABEL; TORRENT, JOAN (2016) “Entrepreneurial initiatives and competitive advantatge in technology-based companies: The role of the founding team” a KAUFMANN, H.R., RIAD SHAMS, S.M. (Eds.). Entrepreneurial challenges in the 21st century. Creating stakeholder value co-creation. Ed: Houndmills: Palgrave MacMillan. pp. 133-154. ISBN: 978-1-137-47974-7.

• MARTÍNEZ, JUAN FRAN; TORRENT, JOAN; PEGURER, MÒNICA (2016) “Media literacy, co-innovation and productivity. Examples from Euroepan countries” a YILDIZ, M.N., KEENGWE, S. (Eds.). Handbook of Research on Media Literacy in the Digital Age. Ed: Hershey, PA: IGI Global. pp. 374-404. ISBN: 978-1-4666-9667-9.


• Martínez-Cerdá, J.-F., & Torrent-Sellens, J. (2016). Estimating power-laws and network externalities between explicit and tacit knowledge in online education. In J. C. Spender, G. Schiuma, & J. R. Noennig (Eds.), Proceedings of the IFKAD 2016 – 11th International Forum on Knowledge Asset Dynamics – Towards a New Architecture of Knowledge: Big Data, Culture and Creativity. Reference num. 169, pp. 232?246. Dresden, Germany.

Working Papers: [show/hide]

• DÍAZ, ÁNGEL; FICAPAL, PILAR; TORRENT, JOAN (2016) “Difusión del conocimiento (spillover), empresas industriales medianas y pequeñas (PYMES) y productividad: lecciones de la crisis económica en España“. Fundación SEPI, Ministerio de Hacienda y Administraciones Públicas. Working Paper Series Fundación SEPI WP2015-005. ISSN: 2444-1805.

• DÍAZ, ÁNGEL; FICAPAL, PILAR; TORRENT, JOAN (2016) “Calidad del trabajo, pymes y la crisis económica: Evidencia española“. Fundación SEPI, Ministerio de Hacienda y Administraciones Públicas. Working Paper Series Fundación SEPI WP2015-003. ISSN: 2444-1805.

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