Other Publications


Non-Refereed Publications

  • “Does Regulating Banks’ Corporate Governance Help? A Review of the Empirical Evidence”. Forthcoming in “Corporate Governance in Banking and Investor Protection”.  Idowu, S., Díaz, B., and Molyneux, P. eds. Ed. Springer.
  • “Are Risky Boards Getting Riskier? Risk Oversight: What Every Director Should Know”. IESE Insight 28, 2016.
  • “Follow the Money: Compensation, Risk, and the Financial Crisis” with D. Larcker, B. Tayan, and D. Taylor. Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP43. September 2014.
  • “Proxy Advisors: Are Voting Guidelines Ruling Your Business?”, with A. McCall. IESE Insight 21, 2014.
  • “Credit Rating Agencies: Are They Really to Blame?” IESE Alumni Magazine. October-December 2012.
  • “Ten Myths of Say on Pay”, with D. Larcker, A. McCall, and B. Tayan. Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP-26. June 2012.

Cases and Teaching Materials

  • “Cost Systems”, IESE, CN-225-E, 06/2014. Coauthored with Eduardo Soler Vila.
  • “Accounting for Decision Making”, IESE, CN-224-E, 06/2014. Coauthored with Eduardo Soler Vila.
  • “Introduction to Managerial Accounting”, IESE, CN-223-E, 06/2014. Coauthored with Eduardo Soler Vila.
  • “Say on Pay at The Walt Disney Company” Harvard Business School teaching case 9-113-052. Coauthored with Ian Gow.
  • “Orbea” IESE teaching case C-773. Coauthored with Maria Jesús Grandes.
  • “Textiles del hogar S.L.” IESE teaching case ASN-42. Coauthored with Juan Carlos Vazquez Dodero.

Publications in Refereed Engineering Journals

  • “Enhancing Value in Crucial Decisions: Line 9 of the Barcelona Subway”. Journal of Management in Engineering. ASCE. October 2008. Coauthored with Bernat Viñolas, B. and Aguado, A.
  • “Multiple-Criteria Evaluation for Value Management in Civil Engineering”. Journal of Management in Engineering. ASCE. Volume 21 Issue 3. June 2005. Coauthored with Sánchez M., Prats F., Agell N.
  • “An Evaluation Method with Imprecise Information for Multi-attribute Decision Support”. Lecture Notes in Computer Science. Volume 4177/2006. 133-142. Coauthored with Sánchez M., Prats F., Agell N.
  • “Multiple-Criteria Evaluation for Value Management in Civil Engineering”. Journal of Management in Engineering. ASCE. Volume 21 Issue 3. June 2005. Coauthored with Sánchez M., Prats F., Agell N.
  • “An integrated decision-making methodology for the design of concrete structures” Coauthored with Aguado, A., and Armengou, J. Informes de la Construccion. Vol. 64, 527, 391-400, July-September 2012

Papers in Conference Proceedings

  • “An Evaluation Method for Multiatribute-Decision-Making with Incomplete Information”. Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the Spanish Association for Artificial Intelligence (CAEPIA)”. November 2005. Santiago de Compostela (Spain). Coauthored with Sánchez M., Prats F., Agell N.
  • “A Fuzzy Approach to the Evaluation of a Project’s Value”. Proceedings of the 4rt Catalan Conference of Artificial Intelligence. May 2001. Barcelona (Spain). Coauthored with Sánchez M., Prats F., Agell N.
  • “An Integrated Decision-Making methodology for Precast Structures”. Proceedings of the First Spanish Conference of Prefabrication in Construction” May 2002. Madrid (Spain). Coauthored with Armengou, J., Aguado, A., Ramos, G.
  • “An Integrated Decision-Making System for Design and Construction Management”. Proceedings of the International Conference on the Sustainable Development of Cement and Concrete. CANMET / ACI / UPC, 5 November 2002. Coauthored with Aguado, A.
  • “Insights into the application of the term “sustainability” to Industrial Construction”. Proceedings of the VII International Conference on Project Engineering. October 2003. Pamplona (Spain). Coauthored with Losada, R., Rojí, E., San José, T. and Cuadrado, J.
  • “Methodology for the Value Quantification of Industrial Building Sustainable Projects”. Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium “Integrated lifetime Engineering of Buildings and Civil Infrastructures” ILCDES 2003. December 2003. Kuopio (Finland). Coauthored with Losada, R., Rojí, E., San José, T. and Cuadrado, J.
  • “The Deformation Module as a Key Issue in the Numerical Models of Concrete Dams”. Proceedings of the Internacional Conference on Maintenance and Refurbishment of Dams. November 2002. Coauthored with Aguado, A.
  • “Value Analysis as a Modern Management Tool for the Spanish Construction Industry”. Proceedings of the IV Spanish Conference on Civil Engineering. November 2003. Madrid (Spain). Coauthored with Aguado, A., Alavedra and P. Losada, R.

Book Chapters and Other Publications

  • “IDS: An Integrated Decision-Making System for Construction Project Management”. Published Doctoral Dissertation. Polytechnical University of Catalonia. Department of Construction Engineering. Feb. 2002. Awarded the Fist Prize of the Chair Victoriano Muñoz Ohms. ISBN B-29327-2002/84-699-8446-2. (Available only in Spanish).
  • “The Enviromental Criteria in Decision-Making about Concrete Structures”. Chapter of the Monographic Issue on Recent Research in Spain. Journal “Hormigón y Acero”. 2003. Coauthored with Aguado A, Josa A, Estévez B and Cardim A.
  • “A New Approach for the Estimation of Thermic Gradients in Concrete Dams”. Dissertation for the Degree in Civil Engineering. Polytechnical University of Catalonia. Department of Construction Engineering. Feb. 2002.
  • “Construction Project Management. An Integrated Approach”. Ed. Edicions UPC. (Publishing Division of the Polytechnical University of Catalonia).