Mário Franco is an Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) Administration at the Department of Management and Economics, Universidade da Beira Interior (UBI), Portugal. He received his PhD in Management from UBI in 2002. In 1997, he was a doctoral candidate and participated in the European Doctoral Programme in Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management in Barcelona (Spain) and Vaxjo (Sweden). He holds a MA in Management from the UBI and a BA in Management from the same university. His research focuses on entrepreneurship, strategic alliances, inter-organizational networks, innovation, sustainability and business creation. He has authored (or co-authored) more than 200 articles, 20 books and about 42 chapters, including publications in the Long Range Planning, Management Decision, R&D Management, Journal of Environmental Management, Journal of Management & Organization, Journal of Engineering and Technology Management, International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal, Journal of Business & Industrial Marketing, European Journal of Innovation Management, Service Business, Review of Managerial Science, Cities, Journal Cleaner Production, among other. He has also supervised sixty master dissertations, 12 doctoral thesis and has acted as a reviewer/evaluator for more than 30 international scientific journals. He is also a member of a Research Unit (CEFAGE-UBI) and currently involved in several research projects on SMEs.

Identificação pessoal

Nome completo
Mário Franco

Nomes de citação

  • Franco, Mário

Identificadores de autor

Ciência ID
Google Scholar ID
Researcher Id
ResearcherID: C-2112-2013
Scopus Author Id
Scopus Author ID: 35077108600


  • 275319600 (Profissional)


  • Estrada do Sineiro, 6200-209, Covilhã, Covilhã, Portugal (Profissional)

Domínios de atuação

  • Ciências Sociais - Economia e Gestão - Organização e Gestão de Empresas
  • Ciências Sociais - Economia e Gestão - Organização e Gestão de Empresas


Idioma Conversação Leitura Escrita Compreensão Peer-review
Inglês Utilizador independente (B1) Utilizador proficiente (C2) Utilizador proficiente (C2) Utilizador proficiente (C1)
Grau Classificação
Gestão (Título de Agregado)
Especialização em Gestão de PMEs
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
"Processo de Cooperação nas Empresas Portuguesas: Formação, Implementação e Desenvolvimento" (TESE/DISSERTAÇÃO)
Gestão (Doutoramento)
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
"Processo de Cooperação nas Empresas Portuguesas: Formação, Implementação e Desenvolvimento. " (TESE/DISSERTAÇÃO)
G (Mestrado)
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
"A Cooperação Entre Empresas como Meio de Redimensionamento e Reforço da Competitividade das PME Portuguesas" (TESE/DISSERTAÇÃO)
Gestão (Licenciatura)
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
Percurso profissional

Docência no Ensino Superior

Categoria Profissional
Instituição de acolhimento
2021/02/13 - Atual Professor Associado (Docente Universitário) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
1991/10/14 - 2021/05/12 Professor Auxiliar (Docente Universitário) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal


Designação Financiadores
2023/11/05 - Atual “Model-Bio Models of Technology Transfer for Development Routes Linked to Bioeconomic Production Chains”.
Open Call Mcti/Cnpq Nº 14/2023
Co-Investigador Responsável (Co-IR)
2023/06/01 - Atual GUESSS – Global University Entrepreneurial Spirit Students Survey
Co-Investigador Responsável (Co-IR)
Centro de Estudos e Formação Avançada em Gestão e Economia, Portugal
Em curso
2023/02/01 - Atual Creative and Sustainable Districts
Centro de Estudos e Formação Avançada em Gestão e Economia, Portugal
Em curso


Designação Financiadores
2023/06/01 - Atual Circular, Intelligent and Digital Districts
Centro de Estudos e Formação Avançada em Gestão e Economia, Portugal
Em curso
2008/01/03 - Atual Desenvolvimento de Ferramentas Multimédia de Diagnóstico de Trabalho para as PME’s Industriais Portuguesas em Geral


Artigo em conferência
  1. Franco, M.; Esteves, L.; Rodrigues, M.. "Clustering as knowledge and innovation networks in agro-industrial SMEs". 2019.
  2. Franco, M.; Haase, H.. "Organisational innovation in SMEs: The role of partnerships". 2017.
  3. Haase, H.; Franco, M.. "Collective entrepreneurship in health organisations: The influence of leadership". 2017.
  4. Valentim, L.; Lisboa, J.; Franco, M.. "Knowledge management: An empirical study of the absorptive capacity of Portuguese SMEs". 2012.
  5. Barbeira, M.; Franco, M.; Haase, H.. "Knowledge sharing in networks within the healthcare sector: Measuring knowledge management capabilities". 2012.
  6. Franco, M.; Haase, H.; Barbeira, M.. "Strategic Networks as Facilitators of Knowledge Management". 2010.
Artigo em revista
  1. Margarida Rodrigues; Rui Silva; Ana Pinto Borges; Mário Franco; Cidália Oliveira. "Artificial intelligence: threat or asset to academic integrity? A bibliometric analysis". Kybernetes (2024): https://doi.org/10.1108/K-09-2023-1666.
  2. José Andrade; Luis Mendes; Mário Franco. "The Effect of Owner-Managers’ Personality Traits on Organisational Ambidexterity in the Context of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises". Sustainability (2024): https://doi.org/10.3390/su16020507.
  3. André Gonçalves; Mário Franco. "Health product innovation and circular economy: A case study of inter-organisational cooperation in the development of a new firm". Journal of Cleaner Production (2024): https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2023.140502.
  4. Ana Garcez; Mário Franco; Ricardo Silva. "The soft skills bases in digital academic entrepreneurship in relation to digital transformation". Innovation & Management Review (2023): https://doi.org/10.1108/INMR-07-2021-0135.
  5. Mário Franco; Jaiandra Guimarães; Margarida Rodrigues. "Organisational agility: systematic literature review and future research agenda". Knowledge Management Research & Practice (2023): https://doi.org/10.1080/14778238.2022.2103048.
  6. Mário Franco; Mayara Nagilla; Margarida Rodrigues. "The presence of women in family SMEs' succession process: a conceptual framework guided by gender perspective". Journal of Family Business Management (2023): https://doi.org/10.1108/JFBM-01-2022-0008.
  7. Ana Garcez; Mário Franco; Ricardo Silva. "The influence of the pillars of digital academic entrepreneurship on university students’ entrepreneurial intention". European Journal of Innovation Management (2023): https://doi.org/10.1108/EJIM-01-2023-0051.
  8. João Marques; Mário Franco; Margarida Rodrigues. "International universities-firms cooperation as a mechanism for environmental sustainability: a case study of EdgeWise". Journal of Applied Research in Higher Education (2023): https://doi.org/10.1108/JARHE-05-2022-0170.
  9. Diogo Pombo; Mário Franco. "A qualitative investigation of infusing products with service via strategic alliances among SMEs: a case of servitization". Service Business (2023): https://doi.org/10.1007/s11628-023-00530-2.
  10. Ana Garcez; Mário Franco. "Effects of Psychological and Cognitive Factors on the Relation between Entrepreneurial Intention and Academic Hazing: Case of the New Students in the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences at the University of Beira – Portugal". Entrepreneurship Research Journal (2023): https://doi.org/10.1515/erj-2020-0351.
  11. Margarida Rodrigues; Rui Silva; Mário Franco. "COVID-19: Financial Stress and Well-Being in Families". Journal of Family Issues (2023): https://doi.org/10.1177/0192513X211057009.
  12. Margarida Rodrigues; Rui Silva; Mário Franco. "What it is important to know about the effect of religious beliefs on entrepreneurial intention: The case of university students". Higher Education Quarterly (2023): https://doi.org/10.1111/hequ.12394.
  13. Margarida Rodrigues; Mário Franco. "Green Innovation in Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs): A Qualitative Approach". Sustainability (2023): https://doi.org/10.3390/su15054510.
  14. Mário Franco; Carlos Mineiro. "Inter-organisational cooperation in the context of health units: a mixed-method approach". Kybernetes (2023): https://doi.org/10.1108/K-10-2022-1376.
  15. Dênio Carneiro; Mário Franco; Margarida Rodrigues. "Barriers to service transition in an innovation ecosystem: a qualitative study". EuroMed Journal of Business (2023): https://doi.org/10.1108/EMJB-02-2022-0030.
  16. Margarida Rodrigues; Mário Franco. "The role of citizens and transformation of energy, water, and waste infrastructure for an intelligent, sustainable environment in cities". Smart and Sustainable Built Environment (2023): https://doi.org/10.1108/SASBE-06-2021-0094.
  17. Margarida Rodrigues; Mário Franco; Cidália Oliveira; Ana Pinto Borges; Rui Silva. "The Pandemic and the Creative Performance of Cities: An Empirical Study in Portugal". Smart Cities (2023): https://doi.org/10.3390/smartcities6010021.
  18. Juliana Baltazar; Mário Franco. "The Influence of Different Leadership Styles on the Entrepreneurial Process: A Qualitative Study". Economies (2023): https://doi.org/10.3390/economies11020036.
  19. Margarida Rodrigues; Mário Franco. "Revisiting copreneurial from a business perspective: theoretical developments". Journal of Family Business Management (2022): https://doi.org/10.1108/JFBM-12-2020-0116.
  20. Cidália Oliveira; Margarida Rodrigues; Rui Silva; Galvão Meirinhos; Mário Franco. "BSC’s Perspectives Ranking towards Organizational Performance: An Empirical Study Performed with Portuguese Exporters". Sustainability (2022): https://doi.org/10.3390/su142315979.
  21. Paula Costa; Mário Franco. "The role of cooperation networks in the craft beer business in Portugal: A collaborative entrepreneurship perspective". Journal of General Management (2022): https://doi.org/10.1177/03063070221117923.
  22. Ana Joana Candeias Fernandes; Mário Franco. "The role of entrepreneurial resilience in forms of collaboration: a systematic literature review with bibliometric analyses". EuroMed Journal of Business (2022): https://doi.org/10.1108/EMJB-05-2021-0075.
  23. Pedro Borges; Mário Franco; Amélia Carvalho; Carlos Machado dos Santos; Margarida Rodrigues; Galvão Meirinhos; Rui Silva. "University-Industry Cooperation: A Peer-Reviewed Bibliometric Analysis". Economies (2022): https://doi.org/10.3390/economies10100255.
  24. Maria de Fátima Cruz; Mário Franco; Margarida Rodrigues. "Exploring university–firm collaboration in teaching: A case study of co-creation". Industry and Higher Education (2022): https://doi.org/10.1177/09504222211049347.
  25. Cáudia Pinho; Mário Franco; Luis Mendes. "Influence of web portals on management support and university performance: an information quality perspective". Quality & Quantity (2022): https://doi.org/10.1007/s11135-021-01305-5.
  26. Ana Garcez; Ricardo Silva; Mário Franco. "The Hard Skills Bases in Digital Academic Entrepreneurship in Relation to Digital Transformation". Social Sciences (2022): https://doi.org/10.3390/socsci11050192.
  27. Natália de Lima Figueiredo; Mário Franco. "Business simulation in higher education: A case study from a network cooperation perspective". Industry and Higher Education 36 2 (2022): 200-216. https://doi.org/10.1177/09504222211029191.
  28. Nanja Kroon; Mário Franco. "Antecedents, processes and outcomes of an internship program: an employer's perspective". Journal of Applied Research in Higher Education (2022): https://doi.org/10.1108/JARHE-09-2020-0315.
  29. Lurdes Patrício; Mário Franco. "A Systematic Literature Review about Team Diversity and Team Performance: Future Lines of Investigation". Administrative Sciences 12 1 (2022): 31-31. https://doi.org/10.3390/admsci12010031.
  30. Ana Garcez; Ricardo Silva; Mário Franco. "Digital transformation shaping structural pillars for academic entrepreneurship: A framework proposal and research agenda". Education and Information Technologies (2022): https://doi.org/10.1007/s10639-021-10638-5.
  31. Mário Franco; Margarida Rodrigues. "ROLE OF HUMAN RESOURCES FOR SME SUSTAINABILITY: WHAT THE LITERATURE SAYS AND WHAT WE CAN EXPECT FOR THE FUTURE". Revista de Administração de Empresas (2022): https://doi.org/10.1590/s0034-759020220512x.
  32. Mário Franco; Margarida Rodrigues. "PAPEL DOS RECURSOS HUMANOS PARA A SUSTENTABILIDADE DAS PME: O QUE A LITERATURA DIZ E O QUE PODEMOS ESPERAR PARA O FUTURO". Revista de Administração de Empresas (2022): https://doi.org/10.1590/s0034-759020220512.
  33. Margarida Rodrigues; Mário Franco; Rui Silva; Cidália Oliveira. "Success Factors of SMEs: Empirical Study Guided by Dynamic Capabilities and Resources-Based View". Sustainability (2021): https://doi.org/10.3390/su132112301.
  34. Mário Franco; Luis Godinho; Margarida Rodrigues. "Exploring the influence of digital entrepreneurship on SME digitalization and management". Small Enterprise Research (2021): 1-24. https://doi.org/10.1080/13215906.2021.1938651.
  35. Edgar Nave; Mário Franco. "Cross-border cooperation to strengthen innovation and knowledge transfer: An Iberian case". Innovation: The European Journal of Social Science Research (2021): 1-19. https://doi.org/10.1080/13511610.2021.1964354.
  36. Margarida Rodrigues; Rui Silva; Mário Franco. "Teaching and Researching in the Context of COVID-19: An Empirical Study in Higher Education". Sustainability 13 16 (2021): 8718-8718. https://doi.org/10.3390/su13168718.
  37. Margarida Rodrigues; Mário Franco; Nuno Sousa; Rui Silva. "Reviewing COVID-19 Literature on Business Management: What It Portends for Future Research?". Sustainability 13 11 (2021): 5995-5995. https://doi.org/10.3390/su13115995.
  38. Margarida Rodrigues; Mário Franco; Nuno Sousa; Rui Silva. "COVID 19 and the Business Management Crisis: An Empirical Study in SMEs". Sustainability 13 11 (2021): 5912-5912. https://doi.org/10.3390/su13115912.
  39. Rosivalda Pereira; Mário Franco. "Cooperation between universities and SMEs: A systematic literature review". Industry and Higher Education (2021): https://doi.org/10.1177/0950422221995114.
  40. Margarida Rodrigues; Rui Silva; Mário Franco. "Entrepreneurial Attitude and Intention in Higher Education Students: What Factors Matter?". Entrepreneurship Research Journal 0 0 (2021): https://doi.org/10.1515/erj-2020-0107.
  41. Cláudia Pinho; Mário Franco; Luis Mendes. "Application of innovation diffusion theory to the E-learning process: higher education context". Education and Information Technologies 26 1 (2021): 421-440. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10639-020-10269-2.
  42. Mário Franco; Heiko Haase. "Interfirm Partnerships and Organizational Innovation: Study of SMEs in the Automotive Sector". Journal of Open Innovation: Technology, Market, and Complexity 6 4 (2020): 193-193. https://doi.org/10.3390/joitmc6040193.
  43. Rosivalda Pereira; Mário Franco. "Library as a consortium perspective: A systematic literature review". Journal of Librarianship and Information Science (2020): 096100062090475-096100062090475. https://doi.org/10.1177/0961000620904754.
  44. Mário Franco; Lurdes Esteves; Margarida Rodrigues. "Clusters as a Mechanism of Sharing Knowledge and Innovation: Case Study from a Network Approach". Global Business Review (2020): https://doi.org/10.1177/0972150920957270.
  45. Margarida Rodrigues; Mário Franco; Rui Silva. "COVID-19 and Disruption in Management and Education Academics: Bibliometric Mapping and Analysis". Sustainability (2020): https://doi.org/10.3390/su12187362.
  46. Mário Franco; Heiko Haase. "The role of reputation in the business cooperation process: multiple case studies in small and medium-sized enterprises". Journal of Strategy and Management ahead-of-p ahead-of-p (2020): https://doi.org/10.1108/JSMA-01-2020-0012.
  47. Mário Franco. "Entrepreneurship, Competitiveness and Innovation". Sustainability (2020): https://doi.org/10.3390/su12166576.
  48. Mário Franco; Margarida Rodrigues. "Indicators to measure the performance of sustainable urban entrepreneurship: an empirical case study applied to Portuguese cities and towns". Smart and Sustainable Built Environment (2020): https://doi.org/10.1108/SASBE-03-2020-0017.
  49. Margarida Rodrigues; Mário Franco. "Measuring the urban sustainable development in cities through a Composite Index: The case of Portugal". Sustainable Development (2020): https://doi.org/10.1002/sd.2005.
  50. Mário Franco; Rui Martins. "The Role of Networks in the Internationalization Process of Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises in the Wine-producing Sector". Global Business Review (2020): https://doi.org/10.1177/0972150920927373.
  51. Heiko Haase; Mario Franco; Eugénia Pedro. "International student mobility in a German and Portuguese university: Which factors in the host institution matter?". European Journal of Education (2020): https://doi.org/10.1111/ejed.12386.
  52. Mário Franco; Heiko Haase; Arialba Rodini. "The Role of Incubators in the Internationalization Process of Incubated SMEs: A Perspective of International Cooperation". Global Business Review (2020): https://doi.org/10.1177/0972150920919381.
  53. Margarida Rodrigues; Mário Franco. "Taxonomy of Holistic Performance of Current Creative Cities: Empirical Study". Journal of Urban Planning and Development 146 1 (2020): 04019030-04019030. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)UP.1943-5444.0000548.
  54. Georgina Morais; Mário Franco. "Deciding factors in cooperation and trust between internal and external auditors in organizations: An exploratory analysis". International Journal of Auditing 23 2 (2019): 263-278. https://doi.org/10.1111/ijau.12160.
  55. Silveli Cristo-Andrade; Mário José Franco. "Cooperation as a vehicle for innovation: a study of the effects of firm size and industry type". European Journal of Innovation Management (2019): https://doi.org/10.1108/EJIM-08-2018-0182.
  56. Margarida Rodrigues; Mário Franco. "Measuring cities’ performance: proposal of a composite index for the intelligence dimension". Measurement (2019): https://doi.org/10.1016/j.measurement.2019.03.008.
  57. Margarida Rodrigues; Mário Franco. "Composite Index to Measure Cities’ Creative Performance: An Empirical Study in the Portuguese Context". Sustainability (2019): https://doi.org/10.3390/su11030774.
  58. Mário Franco; Rui Silva; Margarida Rodrigues. "Partnerships between higher education institutions and firms: The role of students’ curricular internships". Industry and Higher Education (2019): https://doi.org/10.1177/0950422218819638.
  59. Camfield, C.; Franco, M.. "Professionalisation of the Family Firm and Its Relationship with Personal Values". Journal of Entrepreneurship 28 1 (2019): 144-188. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85058641181&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  60. Franco, M.; Prata, M.. "Influence of the individual characteristics and personality traits of the founder on the performance of family SMEs". European Journal of International Management 13 1 (2019): 41-68. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85058158619&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  61. Franco, M.; Pinho, C.. "A case study about cooperation between University Research Centres: Knowledge transfer perspective,Un estudio de caso sobre la cooperación entre los centros de investigación de la Universidad: Perspectiva de la transferência de conocimiento". Journal of Innovation and Knowledge 4 1 (2019): 62-69. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85068553762&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  62. Lopes, J.; Franco, M.. "Review About Regional Development Networks: an Ecosystem Model Proposal". Journal of the Knowledge Economy 10 1 (2019): 275-297. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85063972906&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  63. Camfield, C.; Franco, M.. "Theoretical framework for family firm management: Relationship between personal values and professionalization and succession". Journal of Family Business Management (2019): http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85062876772&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  64. Galvão, A.; Marques, C.; Franco, M.; Mascarenhas, C.. "The role of start-up incubators in cooperation networks from the perspective of resource dependence and interlocking directorates". Management Decision (2019): http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85064250333&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  65. Franco, M.; Rodrigues, M.. "Sustainable practices in SMEs: reducing the ecological footprint". Journal of Business Strategy (2019): http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85074879990&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  66. Pinho, C.; Franco, M.; Mendes, L.. "Exploring the conditions of success in e-libraries in the higher education context through the lens of the social learning theory". Information and Management (2019): http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85072388101&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  67. Nave, A.; Franco, M.. "University-Firm cooperation as a way to promote sustainability practices: A sustainable entrepreneurship perspective". Journal of Cleaner Production 230 (2019): 1188-1196. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85066454320&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  68. Camfield, C.; Franco, M.. "The influence of personal values on family firm succession: A structural model". International Journal of Entrepreneurial Venturing 11 4 (2019): 335-372. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85071175601&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  69. Flávio Morais; Mário Franco. "The role of cooperative alliances in internationalization strategy". Journal of Strategy and Management 11 4 (2018): 461-482. https://doi.org/10.1108/JSMA-03-2018-0023.
  70. Margarida Rodrigues; Mário Franco. "Measuring the Performance in Creative Cities: Proposal of a Multidimensional Model". Sustainability (2018): https://doi.org/10.3390/su10114023.
  71. Mário Franco; Patricia Piceti. "Family dynamics and gender perspective influencing copreneurship practices". International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behavior & Research (2018): https://doi.org/10.1108/IJEBR-11-2017-0431.
  72. Neves, M.; Franco, M.. "Academic spin-off creation: barriers and how to overcome them". R and D Management 48 5 (2018): 505-518. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84979556486&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  73. Matias, C.; Franco, M.. "Family protocol: how it shapes succession in family firms". Journal of Business Strategy (2018): http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85058960085&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  74. Figueiredo, V.; Franco, M.. "Wine cooperatives as a form of social entrepreneurship: Empirical evidence about their impact on society". Land Use Policy 79 (2018): 812-821. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85054038796&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  75. Pinho, C.; Franco, M.; Mendes, L.. "Web portals as tools to support information management in higher education institutions: A systematic literature review". International Journal of Information Management 41 (2018): 80-92. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85046167709&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  76. Simao, L.; Franco, M.. "External knowledge sources as antecedents of organizational innovation in firm workplaces: a knowledge-based perspective". Journal of Knowledge Management 22 2 (2018): 237-256. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85044502050&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  77. Franco, M.; Garcia, M.. "Drivers of ICT acceptance and implementation in micro-firms in the estate agent sector: influence on organizational performance". Information Technology for Development 24 4 (2018): 658-680. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85029714687&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  78. Dias, C.; Franco, M.. "Cooperation in tradition or tradition in cooperation? Networks of agricultural entrepreneurs". Land Use Policy 71 (2018): 36-48. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85035054675&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  79. Figueiredo, V.; Franco, M.. "Factors influencing cooperator satisfaction: A study applied to wine cooperatives in Portugal". Journal of Cleaner Production 191 (2018): 15-25. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85047459857&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  80. Rodrigues, M.; Franco, M.. "Importance of living labs in urban Entrepreneurship:A Portuguese case study". Journal of Cleaner Production 180 (2018): 780-789. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85042104960&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  81. Franco, M.. "Networking as a marketing tool in small companies: a random and informal approach". Journal of Business Strategy 39 2 (2018): 47-55. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85046842655&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  82. Laurett, R.; Franco, M.. "Cooperation process: What motivates individuals to participate in a cooperative?". International Journal of Management Practice 11 1 (2018): 93-110. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85037866102&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  83. Franco, M.; Haase, H.; Correia, S.. "Exploring Factors in the Success of Creative Incubators: a Cultural Entrepreneurship Perspective". Journal of the Knowledge Economy 9 1 (2018): 239-262. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85034239546&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  84. Franco, M.; Haase, H.. "Collective entrepreneurship: Employees' perceptions of the influence of leadership styles". Journal of Management and Organization 23 2 (2017): 241-257. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84957616118&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  85. Franco, M.; Haase, H.. "Success factors in university sport partnerships: a case study". EuroMed Journal of Business 12 1 (2017): 87-102. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85015369867&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  86. Franco, M.; Pinto, J.. "Intrapreneurship practices in municipal archives: A practice-oriented study". Journal of Librarianship and Information Science 49 2 (2017): 165-179. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85020411478&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  87. Franco, M.; Pais, L.. "Exploring the advantages of using social network sites (SNSs) in dental medicine organisations". International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance 30 4 (2017): 385-396. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85018732227&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  88. Ferreira, A.; Franco, M.. "The Mediating Effect of Intellectual Capital in The Relationship Between Strategic Alliances and Organizational Performance in Portuguese Technology-Based SMEs". European Management Review 14 3 (2017): 303-318. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85010549272&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  89. Pinho, C.; Franco, M.. "The Role of the CIO in Strategy for Innovative Information Technology in Higher Education Institutions". Higher Education Policy 30 3 (2017): 361-380. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85025151033&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  90. Franco, M.; Franco, S.. "Organizational commitment in family SMEs and its influence on contextual performance". Team Performance Management 23 7-8 (2017): 364-384. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85030763273&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  91. de Araujo, D.B.; Franco, M.. "Trust-building mechanisms in a coopetition relationship: a case study design". International Journal of Organizational Analysis 25 3 (2017): 378-394. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85024844355&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  92. Jorge, M.; Couto, M.; Veloso, T.; Franco, M.. "When family businesses go international: management sets the path". Journal of Business Strategy 38 1 (2017): 31-38. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85011554834&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  93. Ferreira, A.; Franco, M.. "Strategic alliances, intellectual capital and organisational performance in technology-based SMEs: Is there really a connection?". International Journal of Business and Globalisation 18 1 (2017): 130-151. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85006717173&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  94. Figueiredo, V.; Franco, M.. "Cooperative unions as strategic alliances: Factors that influence the successful managing of a cooperative from a relational perspective". World Review of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development 13 1 (2017): 27-51. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85005916326&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  95. Franco, M.; Haase, H.. "Internationalisation of born globals: The role of strategic alliances". European Journal of International Management 10 2 (2016): 181-201. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84957617509&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  96. Valentim, L.; Lisboa, J.V.; Franco, M.. "Knowledge management practices and absorptive capacity in small and medium-sized enterprises: is there really a linkage?". R and D Management 46 4 (2016): 711-725. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84923112439&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  97. Pedro, E.; Franco, M.. "The importance of networks in the transnational mobility of higher education students: attraction and satisfaction of foreign mobility students at a public university". Studies in Higher Education 41 9 (2016): 1627-1655. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84923608376&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  98. Haase, H.; Franco, M.. "What factors drive performance of small and Medium-Sized Enterprises?". European Journal of International Management 10 6 (2016): 678-697. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84990205113&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  99. Jesus, C.; Franco, M.. "Cooperation networks in tourism: A study of hotels and rural tourism establishments in an inland region of Portugal". Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management 29 (2016): 165-175. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84984817548&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  100. Antunes, A.; Franco, M.. "How people in organizations make sense of responsible leadership practices: Multiple case studies". Leadership and Organization Development Journal 37 1 (2016): 126-152. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84958531220&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  101. Franco, M.; Lucas, M.. "Family management of SMEs: An organisational culture perspective". International Journal of Globalisation and Small Business 8 1 (2016): 18-38. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84969811659&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  102. Franco, M.; Haase, H.; Pereira, A.. "Empirical study about the role of social networks in SME performance". Journal of Systems and Information Technology 18 4 (2016): 383-403. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84995614776&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  103. Silva, J.R.; Franco, M.; Magrinho, A.. "Empirical investigation of the effects of industry type and firm size on export barriers". Journal of Business Economics and Management 17 6 (2016): 1052-1065. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85006850900&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  104. Franco, M.; Haase, H.. "Inter-organizational cooperation in community health organizationsa competence-based perspective". International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance 28 2 (2015): 193-210. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84923344330&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  105. Nunes, A.; Franco, M.. "Internationalisation process: Analysis of a cooperation network in the Vinho Verde sector for the US market". World Review of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development 11 1 (2015): 34-48. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84921503367&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  106. Franco, M.; Haase, H.. "University-industry cooperation: Researchers' motivations and interaction channels". Journal of Engineering and Technology Management - JET-M 36 (2015): 41-51. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84930925384&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  107. Haase, H.; Franco, M.. "When small businesses go international: Alliances as a key to entry". Journal of Business Strategy 36 3 (2015): 37-45. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84929833209&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  108. Franco, Mario; Haase, Heiko. "Interfirm Alliances: A Taxonomy for SMEs". Long Range Planning 48 3 (2015): 168-181. http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcAuth=ORCID&SrcApp=OrcidOrg&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=WOS_CPL&KeyUT=WOS:000355349000004&KeyUID=WOS:000355349000004.
  109. Haase, H.; Franco, M.; Félix, M.. "Organisational learning and intrapreneurship: evidence of interrelated concepts". Leadership and Organization Development Journal 36 8 (2015): 906-926. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84944070292&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  110. Franco, M.; Haase, H.; Barbeira, M.. "Measuring knowledge sharing in inter-organisational networks: Evidence from the healthcare sector". International Journal of Knowledge Management Studies 6 2 (2015): 101-122. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84942319809&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  111. Veiga, P.M.; Franco, M.. "Alliance portfolios and firms’ business strategy: a content analysis approach". Management Research Review 38 11 (2015): 1149-1171. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84947430218&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  112. Franco, M.; Matos, P.G.. "Leadership styles in SMEs: a mixed-method approach". International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal 11 2 (2015): 425-451. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84887547782&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  113. Franco, M.; Pessoa, N.. "University Sports Partnerships As Collaborative Entrepreneurship: An Exploratory Case Study". Administration and Society 46 8 (2014): 885-907. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84908647476&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  114. Franco, M.; Santos, M.D.F.; Ramalho, I.; Nunes, C.. "An exploratory study of entrepreneurial marketing in SMEs: The role of the founder-entrepreneur". Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development 21 2 (2014): 265-283. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84902469794&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  115. Franco, M.; Marmelo, E.. "Sister-city relationships as a form of inter-organizational cooperation: Exploratory case studies in the Portuguese context". Transylvanian Review of Administrative Sciences 41 (2014): 75-89. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84894416739&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  116. Franco, M.; Haase, H.; Fernandes, A.. "The influence of academic staff's personal and professional characteristics on the decision to cooperate with industry". European Journal of International Management 8 3 (2014): 293-309. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84899798412&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  117. Almeida, F.; Franco, M.; Kruglianskas, I.. "The influence of environmental and social sustainability practices on firms' performance: An empirical study of the dairy product sector in Goiás (Brazil)". International Journal of Sustainable Development 17 4 (2014): 327-347. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84908302718&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  118. Franco, M.; Belo, M.. "Cooperation networks as a mechanism for strengthening territorial competitiveness: The case of the Qualifica Association". World Review of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development 9 4 (2013): 421-443. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84885050739&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  119. Franco, M.; Pereira, C.. "Exploring the reasons and factors influencing the formation and development of alliances in the hospitality industry". Baltic Journal of Management 8 4 (2013): 438-462. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84885039071&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  120. Franco, M.; Haase, H.. "Firm resources and entrepreneurial orientation as determinants for collaborative entrepreneurship". Management Decision 51 3 (2013): 680-696. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84875609691&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  121. Valentim, L.; Franco, M.; Lisboa, J.. "Inter-firm alliances: A mechanism to develop innovative capacity in smes". International Business Management 7 3 (2013): 198-207. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84884558889&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  122. Franco, M.; Quintela, F.. "Public-private partnerships in the ecotourism sector: A Portuguese case study". World Review of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development 9 3 (2013): 365-392. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84879661361&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  123. Franco, M.; Tavares, P.. "The influence of professional identity on the process of nurses' training: An empirical study". Leadership in Health Services 26 2 (2013): 118-134. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84878225515&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  124. Franco, M.; Duarte, P.. "Continuous health care units as inter-organizational networks: A phenomenological study". Transylvanian Review of Administrative Sciences 37 (2012): 55-79. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84868132849&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  125. Franco, M.; Pissarra, J.. "ICT as a mechanism for sharing intra-organisational knowledge: Case study of the application of the GURU-IT platform". International Journal of Information Technology and Management 11 4 (2012): 288-306. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84867757610&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  126. Franco, M.. "Performance in strategic alliances: an analysis of objective and subjective measures". International Journal of Entrepreneurial Venturing 3 1 (2011): 84-100. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84907103096&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  127. Franco, M.J.B.; Mainardes, E.; Martins, O.. "A review of inter-organizational networks: Evidence from studies published in 2005-2008,Una revisión de redes inter-organizacionales: Evidencias de estudios publicados en 2005-2008". Cuadernos de Administracion 24 43 (2011): 133-155. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84864444451&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  128. Haase, H.; Franco, M.. "An exploratory study of the motives and perceived effectiveness of international cooperative alliances among SMEs". International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management 13 3-4 (2011): 314-336. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-79955405906&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  129. Franco, M.; Magrinho, A.; Silva, J.R.. "Competitive intelligence: A research model tested on Portuguese firms". Business Process Management Journal 17 2 (2011): 332-356. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-79955607383&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  130. Franco, M.. "Determining factors in the success of strategic alliances: An empirical study performed in Portuguese firms". European Journal of International Management 5 6 (2011): 608-632. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84857336053&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  131. Haase, H.; Franco, M.. "Information sources for environmental scanning: Do industry and firm size matter?". Management Decision 49 10 (2011): 1642-1657. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-81455138184&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  132. Franco, M.; Haase, H.. "Network embeddedness: A qualitative study of small technology-based firms". International Journal of Management and Enterprise Development 11 1 (2011): 34-51. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-80053937151&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  133. Franco, M.; Almeida, J.. "Organisational learning and leadership styles in healthcare organisations: An exploratory case study". Leadership and Organization Development Journal 32 8 (2011): 782-806. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-80055032283&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  134. Franco, M.; Haase, H.; Magrinho, A.; Silva, J.R.. "Scanning practices and information sources: An empirical study of firm size". Journal of Enterprise Information Management 24 3 (2011): 268-287. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-79954465746&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  135. Franco, M.; de Lurdes Brás, M.. "Training and strategic competencies of the executive manager in schools: an exploratory case study". International Journal of Management in Education 4 4 (2010): 425-445. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84952951857&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  136. Franco, M.; Haase, H.; Lautenschlager, A.. "Do universities impact regional employment? A cross-regional comparison of migration effects". Actual Problems of Economics 7 (2010): 301-312. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-77954711296&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  137. Franco, M.; Haase, H.. "Failure factors in small and medium-sized enterprises: Qualitative study from an attributional perspective". International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal 6 4 (2010): 503-521. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-78249272685&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  138. Leitão, J.; Franco, M.. "On the evaluation of the performance of SMEs from a human and organisational capital perspective". International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business 10 1 (2010): 108-130. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-77952179596&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  139. Franco, M.; Haase, H.; Lautenschläger, A.. "Students' entrepreneurial intentions: An inter-regional comparison". Education and Training 52 4 (2010): 260-275. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-77952933087&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  140. Franco, M.; Haase, H.. "Entrepreneurship: An organisational learning approach". Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development 16 4 (2009): 628-641. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-72149101250&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  141. Ussman, A.M.; Franco, M.J.B.. "The cooperation process in textile and clothing SMEs: A Portuguese case". Journal of Fashion Marketing and Management 4 1 (2000): 49-56. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-0033752256&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  142. Ussman, A.M.; Franco, M.; Ussman, M.H.. "The Portuguese clothing industry and market trends". Journal of Fashion Marketing and Management 3 1 (1999): 85-90. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-0032903192&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
Capítulo de livro
  1. Franco, Mário. "A base dos soft skills no empreendedorismo académico digital face à transformação digital". In Gestão da Informação, Cultura Digital e Lusofonia. Porto, Portugal: Universidade do Poto, 2022.
  2. Franco, Mário. "Explorando o empreendedorismo digital na gestão das Pequenas e médias empresas". In Gestão da Informação, Cultura Digital e Lusofonia. Porto, Portugal: Universidade do Poto, 2022.
  3. Ana Paula Braga Garcez; Josilene Aires Moreira; Ricardo Moreira da Silva; Mário Franco; Fernando Bigares Charrua Santos. "Paradox of Firm Theory and Sustainable Development in the Mining Industry: Approximation Through the Managing Leader". 2021.
  4. Franco, Mário. "Paradox of Firm Theory and Sustainable Development in the Mining Industry: Approximation Through the Managing Leader". In Industrial Engineering and Operations Management. Springer, 2021.
  5. FRANCO, M., RODRIGUES, M. and SILVA, R.. "The Viability of Outsourcing in Organisational Performance: Benefits and Risks". In Outsourcing and Offshoring. InTechopen, 2021.
  6. Franco, Mário. "Non-economic Organizational Performance of SMEs: Is there a Rationale for a Cognitive Entrepreneur". In Intrapreneurship and Sustainable Human Capital: Digital Transformation through Dynamic Competences. Springer, 2020.
    No prelo
  7. Simao, Lurdes; Franco, Mário. "Understanding the Influence of R&D Collaboration on Organizational Innovation". In Disruptive Technology, 1983-2005. IGI Global, 2020.
  8. Simao, Lurdes; Franco, Mário. "The Effect of R&D Cooperation on Organizational Innovation". In Disruptive Technology, 1652-1671. IGI Global, 2020.
  9. PEREIRA, M.R. and FRANCO, M.. "Information Management in a Library Consortium: A Systematic Literature Review". In Information Management, Education and Technology. Covilha, Portugal, 2019.
  10. FRANCO, M., and HAASE, H.. "Sustainable Development of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises in disadvantaged regions: Impact of knowledge and innovation". In Knowledge, Innovation and Sustainable Development in Organizations: A Dynamic Capabilities Perspective. Springer, 2019.
  11. Franco, Mário; Haase, Heiko; Reis, Adelaide. "Determinants of University Cooperation Networks as a Mechanism for Regional Development: The Case of Beira Interior (Portugal)". In Cooperative and Networking Strategies in Small Business, 31-47. Springer International Publishing, 2016.
    Publicado • 10.1007/978-3-319-44509-0_3
  12. FRANCO, M. and HAASE, H.. "Internationalization of Small Technology-Based Firms: The Role of Strategic Alliances". In Strategic Alliances for SME Development (SASD). IAP BOOK SERIES, 2015.
  13. SIMAO, L. and FRANCO, M.. "The Effect of R&D Cooperation on Organizational Innovation: An Empirical Study Performed in Portuguese Enterprises". In Global Competitive Advantage through Innovation and Entrepreneurship. IGI-Global, 2015.
  14. LIBOMBO, D., DINIS, A. FRANCO, M.. "Promoting Entrepreneurship Education through University Networks: A case study in Mozambique". In Entrepreneurship Education and Training. 2015.
  15. CARVALHO, M.I. and FRANCO, M.. "The Importance of Partnerships in Promoting Entrepreneurship Education: Case Study of a Group of Schools in Portugal". In Entrepreneurship Education and Training. InTech Publisher, 2015.
  16. Simao, Lurdes; Franco, Mário. "The Effect of R&D Cooperation on Organizational Innovation". In Handbook of Research on Global Competitive Advantage through Innovation and Entrepreneurship, 352-370. IGI Global, 2015.
    Publicado • 10.4018/978-1-4666-8348-8.ch021
  17. FRANCO, M. and HAASE, H.. "Interfirm Alliances: A Collaborative Entrepreneurship Perspective". In Entrepreneurship – Creative and Innovative Business Models. InTech Publisher, 2012.
  18. HAASE, H. and FRANCO, M.. "Cooperative Alliances as a Mechanism for SME Internationalization". In The Entrepreneurship – Innovation – Marketing Interface. 2010.
Edição de livro
  1. SILVA, A.M., FREITAS, C., ALMEIDA, F.A. e FRANCO, M.. Information Management, Education and Technological Inclusion. Porto, Portugal. 2024.
    No prelo
  2. Franco, Mário. Leadership - New insights. InTech Publisher. 2022.
  3. Franco, Mário. Outsourcing and Offshoring. InTech Publisher. 2020.
  4. Franco, Mário. Digital Leadership: A New Style of Leadership in 21st Century. InTech Publisher. 2020.
  5. SILVA, A.M., FREITAS, C., ALMEIDA, F.A. and FRANCO, M.. Information Management, Education and Technology. Covilhã, Portugal: Universidade da Beira Interior. 2019.
  6. Franco, Mário. Positive and Negative Aspects of Outsourcing. InTech Publisher. 2018.
  7. Franco, Mário. Entrepreneurship - Practice-Oriented Perspectives. InTech Publisher. 2016.
  1. OLIVEIRA, C. RODRIGUES, M, SILVA, FRANCO, M., BORGES, A., PEREIRA, R. e PLÁCIDO, C.. Sucesso na Implementação do BSC em Organizações Públicas e Privadas. Porto, Portugal: PsicoSoma. 2024.
    No prelo

Apresentação oral de trabalho

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Anfitrião (Local do evento)
2024/01/26 Inter-Organisational Communication in Strategic Alliances: A Relational Perspective XXXIII Jornadas Luso-Espanholas de Gestão Científica
Universidade de Granada (Ceuta, Espanha)
2024/01/26 O Controlo de Gestão Nas Empresas Familiares: Um Estudo Empírico XXXIII Jornadas Luso-Espanholas de Gestão Científica
Universidade de Granada (Ceuta, Espanha)
2023/11/10 Rede de Cooperação entre Empresas Familiares: estudo de caso sobre as barreias no sector do retalho XXV Seminário Luso-Espanhol de Economia Empresarial
Universidade da Beira Interior (Covilhã, Portugal)
2023/09/22 Teaching Care Relationship: A Strategic Alliance from Chilean State Regional Universities Point of View International Conference on Education and New Developments 2023
The University of Barcelona & The NH Collection Barcelona (Barcelona, Espanha)
2023/03/07 Development of Hard Skills for The Process of Digital Entrepreneurial Education In Higher Education Institutions 17th annual International Technology, Education and Development Conference (IATED
(Valência, Espanha)
2023/02/03 Inovação Verde in Pequenas e Médias Empresas (PME): Um estudo de natureza qualitativa XXXII Jornadas Luso-Espanholas de Gestão Científica
Universidade de Aveiro (Aveiro, Portugal)
2023/02/03 Entrepreneurial alertness as a determinant of success in the sme context: a qualitative study XXXIII Jornadas Luso-Espanholas de Gestão Científica
Universidade de Aveiro (Aveiro, Portugal)
2022/06/24 Information Technology Artifact in the form of Responsive Web Design for Smartphones: Mobile Compatibility Test on SMEs Websites CISTI´2022- 17th Iberian Conference on Information Systems and Technologies
(Madrid, Espanha)
2021/11/08 The Needs of the Future Society 5.0: A Challenge 14th annual International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation
(Busan, Coreia do Sul)
2021/06/16 The Engaged University and Regional Development: a case study XIX Triple Helix Conference – Innovation for Sustainable World
(São Paulo, Brasil)
2020/12/09 Become an Entrepreneur: The Skill Needs of Labor Market ICERI2020 - 13th annual International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation
2020/12/02 Spirituality and Knowledge Sharing: Case Study 21st European Conference on Knowledge Management
(Coventry, Reino Unido)
2020/02/23 Paradox of Firm Theory and Sustainable Development in the Mining Industry: Approximation through the managing leader International Joint Conference on Industriam Engineering and Operations Management
2019/12/14 Sustainable Entrepreneurship Practices in SMEs: A Qualitative Study Ciem2019 – 9ª Conferência Ibérica de Empreendedorismo – Empreender e Internacionalizar
Universidade de Portucalense (Porto, Portugal)
2019/12/14 Empreendedorismo Digital nos Governos Locais: Um Estudo de Caso Ciem2019 – 9ª Conferência Ibérica de Empreendedorismo – Empreender e Internacionalizar
Universidade de Portucalense (Porto, Portugal)
2019/12/14 Success Factors in the SME Contexto: A Study Performed in Portugal Ciem2019 – 9ª Conferência Ibérica de Empreendedorismo – Empreender e Internacionalizar
Universidade de Portucalense (Porto, Portugal)
2019/09/19 Clustering as Knowledge and Innovation Networks in Agro-industrial SMEs the 14nd European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ECIE-19)
( Kalamata, Grécia)
2019/07/04 Factores Relevantes no Estabelecimento da Cooperação entre PME em Angola 26th APDR Congress – Evidence-based Territorial Policymaking: Formulation, Implementation and Evaluation of Policy
Universidade de Aveiro (Aveiro, Portugal)
2019/01/24 Instrumentos de Controlo e Parcerias: Estudo de Caso XXIV KONOPKA
ISCAC Coimbra Business School (Coimbra, Portugal)
2018/11/15 Categorização dos fatores para a medição do desempenho do empreendedorismo urbano sustentável: um estudo empírico aplicado às cidades Ciem2018 – 8ª Conferência Ibérica de Empreendedorismo - Empreender para aumentar a riqueza do património europeu
Universidade de Salamanca (Salamanca, Espanha)
2018/11/15 A Influência das Alianças Estratégicas no Desenvolvimento do Capital Humano: Um Estudo Aplicado às PME de Base Tecnológica Ciem2018 – 8ª Conferência Ibérica de Empreendedorismo - Empreender para aumentar a riqueza do património europeu
Universidade de Salamanca (Salamanca, Espanha)
2018/11/15 O Papel das Incubadoras no Processo de Internacionalização das PME Incubadas: Uma Perspetiva de Cooperação Internacional Ciem2018 – 8ª Conferência Ibérica de Empreendedorismo - Empreender para aumentar a riqueza do património europeu
Universidade de Salamanca (Salamanca, Espanha)
2018/11/08 Use of E-learning Platforms in the Portuguese Academic Context IV COOPEDU: Cooperação e Educação de Qualidade
ISCTE (Lisboa, Portugal)


Título / Tema
Papel desempenhado
Curso (Tipo)
Instituição / Organização
2020 - 2023/09/26 The Influence of the Structural Pillars of Digital Academic Entrepreneurship on University Students’ Entrepreneurial Intention
Gestão (Doutoramento)
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2021 - 2023/05/12 Cooperation between Universities and Small and Medium-sized Firms as a Vehicle for the Regional Development: A Mixed-Method Study in Brazilian Context
Gestão (Doutoramento)
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2019 - 2022/06/22 Organisational Ambidexterity in SME Context: A Multi-Level Perspective Focused on Portuguese Technological Firms
Gestão (Doutoramento)
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2017 - 2019/05/20 Networks and Measuring the Performance in Current Creative Cities: A Holistic Perspective
Gestão (Doutoramento)
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2017 - 2019/05/15 Information Systems Driven to Decision Support and Institutions’ Success in the Higher Education Context: Exploring Key Antecedents through a Technology Acceptance Perspective
Gestão (Doutoramento)
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2014 - 2018/10/31 O Protocolo e o Conselho Familiar como Instrumentos para o Planeamento da Sucessão nas Empresas Familiares: Estudos de caso em Portugal
Gestão (Doutoramento)
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2016 - 2018/06/12 A Influência dos Valores Pessoais na Profissionalização e Sucessão das Empresas Familiares Portuguesas: Uma abordagem metodológica mista
Gestão (Doutoramento)
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2014 - 2018/01/30 A Influência da Capacidade de Absorção no Desempenho das PME Portuguesas: O Efeito de Mediação dos Motivos da Cooperação
Gestão (Doutoramento)
Universidade de Coimbra, Portugal
2014 - 2017/07/19 As Cooperativas como Alianças Estratégicas: Fatores de Sucesso na Satisfação dos Cooperadores Vitivinicolas na Regiãodo Dão
Gestão (Doutoramento)
2014 - 2016/10/17 Relação Entre as Alianças Estratégicas, Capital Intelectual e o Desempenho: um estudo aplicado às PMEs de Base Tecnológica Portuguesas
Gestão (Doutoramento)
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2012 - 2014/10/04 A Liderança nas Organizações Positivas: Estudos de Caso em Portugal
Gestão (Doutoramento)
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2009 - 2012/12/18 Redes Inter-organizacionais como um Mecanismo para a Partilha do Conhecimento: Fatores Organizacionais, Influenciadores e Desempenho
Gestão (Doutoramento)
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2003 - 2009/07/06 A Inteligência Económica (IE): O Desafio das Organizações - Um modelo empírico de exploração da IE pelas empresas portuguesas
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal


2018 • Prémio atribuído a tese de Doutoramento em Gestão da Universidade da Beira Interior (UBI), desenvolvida por Vítor Manuel Figueiredo, intitulada: “As Cooperativas como Alianças Estratégicas: Fatores de sucesso para a satisfação dos cooperadores vitiviníc
2018 • Prémio atribuído a Melhor Comunicação, intitulada “A Influência dos Valores Pessoais na Sucessão das Empresas Familiares”, da autoria de Mário Franco e Cláudio Camfield. Este trabalho foi apresentado na área de Empresas Familiares, nas XVIII Jornadas Lu
2017 • Prémio atribuído a Melhor Comunicação, intitulada “A Influência das Alianças Estratégicas no Desenvolvimento do Capital Intelectual: um estudo aplicado às PME de base tecnológica”, da autoria de Mário Franco e. Este trabalho foi apresentado na 1.ª Confe
2016 • Prémio atribuído a Melhor Comunicação na área de Empresas Familiares, intitulada “Influência das Características e dos Traços de Personalidade do Empresário-Fundador no Desempenho das PME Familiares”, de Mário Franco e Maria Prata Domingos. Este estudo

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