Soft Computing in Management and Business Economics

Volume 2

  • Anna M. Gil-Lafuente
  • Jaime Gil-Lafuente
  • José M. Merigó-Lindahl
Conference proceedings

Part of the Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing book series (STUDFUZZ, volume 287)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-12
  2. Innovation and Technology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Rosa Ma Mariz-Pérez, Ma Mercedes Teijeiro-Álvarez, Ma Teresa García-Álvarez
      Pages 31-44
    3. Noelia Araújo Vila, José A. Fraiz Brea
      Pages 45-59
    4. Álvaro F. Moncada N, Cristina Isabel Dopacio
      Pages 77-95
  3. Finance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 109-109
    2. Jorge de Andrés-Sánchez, Laura González-Vila Puchades
      Pages 111-125
    3. Carlos del Castillo Peces, Carmelo Mercado Idoeta, Camilo Prado Román
      Pages 127-135
    4. Roberto Cabaleiro Casal, Enrique J. Buch Gómez, Antonio Vaamonde Liste
      Pages 137-152
    5. Leire San-José, José Luis Retolaza, José Torres Pruñonosa
      Pages 153-165
    6. Ramón Alemany, Catalina Bolancé, Montserrat Guillén
      Pages 167-176
    7. Anna M. Gil-Lafuente, César Castillo-López, Fabio Raúl Blanco-Mesa
      Pages 177-189
    8. Eugenio M. Fedriani, Jesús López, Ignacio Moreno, Jesús Trujillo
      Pages 191-200
    9. Francisco J. Callado Muñoz, Natalia Utrero González
      Pages 201-217
    10. Mohammed K. Shaki, María Luisa Medrano
      Pages 219-234
    11. María Berta Quintana León, José Serrano Heredia
      Pages 235-249
    12. Milagros Gutiérrez Fernández, Ricardo Palomo Zurdo
      Pages 251-265
  4. Sports and Tourism

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 267-267
    2. Onofre Martorell-Cunill, Anna M. Gil-Lafuente, Antoni Socias Salvà, Carles Mulet Forteza
      Pages 269-285
    3. M. Luisa Martí Selva, Consuelo Calafat Marzal, Rosa Puertas Medina
      Pages 287-304
    4. Inmaculada Piédrola Órtiz, Carlos Artacho Ruiz, Eduardo J. Villaseca Molina
      Pages 305-318
    5. Ma Teresa Fernández-Alles, Ramón Cuadrado-Marqués
      Pages 335-346
    6. Cristina Estevão, João J. M. Ferreira
      Pages 347-360
    7. Luis Camilo Ortigueira, Dinaidys Gómez-Selemeneva
      Pages 361-373
    8. Anna M. Gil-Lafuente, Fabio Raúl Blanco-Mesa, César Castillo-López
      Pages 375-391
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 0--1

About these proceedings


This book is a collection of selected papers presented at the Annual Meeting of the European Academy of Management and Business Economics (AEDEM), held at the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Barcelona, 05 – 07 June, 2012. This edition of the conference has been presented with the slogan “Creating new opportunities in an uncertain environment”. There are different ways for assessing uncertainty in management but this book mainly focused on soft computing theories and their role in assessing uncertainty in a complex world.

The present book gives a comprehensive overview of general management topics and discusses some of the most recent developments in all the areas of business and management including management, marketing, business statistics, innovation and technology, finance, sports and tourism. This book might be of great interest for anyone working in the area of management and business economics and might be especially useful for scientists and graduate students doing research in these fields.


Decision Making Expert Systems Finance Fuzzy Sets and Systems Innovation and Technology Intelligent Systems Management Modelling Simulation Soft Computing Sports Tourism

Editors and affiliations

  • Anna M. Gil-Lafuente
    • 1
  • Jaime Gil-Lafuente
    • 2
  • José M. Merigó-Lindahl
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Business AdministrationUniversity of BarcelonaBarcelonaSpain
  2. 2.Department of Business AdministrationUniversity of BarcelonaBarcelonaSpain
  3. 3.Department of Business AdministrationUniversity of BarcelonaBarcelonaSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-30450-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-30451-4
  • Series Print ISSN 1434-9922
  • Series Online ISSN 1860-0808
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