Working Papers & Work in Progress

Prado, A. M., Shapira, Z. and Robinson, J.  “Creating Social and Economic Value at the Base of the Pyramid:  A Social Entrepreneur Approach.” Revise and resubmit at Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal

 

Prado, A.M. “Choosing Among Competing Environmental and Labor Certifications: An Exploratory Analysis of Producer Adoption.” Revise and resubmit at Strategic Management Journal

  • Best Paper Award 2013, Academic Club, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland

 

Prado, A.M., Pearson, A.A., Zúñiga, R., Dorado, S. “Human Resource Management in Social Enterprises: Insights from Serving the Rural Base of the Pyramid.” To be submitted to Academy of Management Discoveries

 

Prado, A.M., Pearson, A.A., and Segura, A.  “Designing Technologies for the Bottom of the Pyramid: The Role of the Cultural Broker.”  To be submitted to Health Product and Innovation Management

Highly Commended Award Winner 2014, Emerald/CLADEA Latin American Management Research Fund

Prado, A.M., Pearson, A.A. and Zúñiga, R.  “Human Resource Management in Social Enterprises: Insights from Serving the Rural Base of the Pyramid.” Presented at

  • 2018 Academy of Management, Chicago, USA.

  • 2017 Social Entrepreneurship Conference, Boston, USA.

 

Smith, T., Prado, A.M., Ferris, O., Molina-Murillo, S., and Rivera, L. 2017. “Outsourcing of Impact Measurement & Assessment in Blended Agricultural Finance: The Role of Sustainability Certifications as a Criterion for Access to Financing.” Presented at the Strategic Management Society Conference, San José, Costa Rica.

 

Prado, A.M. and Segovia, A. 2016. “Developing Technologies for the Base of the Pyramid: The Role of Cultural Brokers.”  Presented at the European Group for Organizational Studies, Naples, Italy.

 

Prado, A.M., Calderón, D., and Zúñiga, R. 2015. “Delivering Humanitarian Assistance at the Last Mile: Insights on Recruiting and Training.”  Presented at the Academy of Management, Vancouver, Canada.

 

Prado, A. M., Robinson, J., and Shapira, Z. 2015. “Creating Social and Economic Value at the Base of the Pyramid:  A Social Entrepreneur Approach.” Presented at the Academy of Management, Vancouver, Canada.

 

Prado, A.M. “Innovative Business Models and M‐health Technologies for Low‐Income Countries” Presented at

  • 2015 Academy of Management, Vancouver, Canada

  • 2014 Interdisciplinary Summer School, Technische Universitat Dresden, Germany

 

Ciravega, L., Robson, P., Prado, A. and Kilian, B. 2014. “Implementing Shared Value Strategy: Evidence from the Coffee Value Chain.”  Presented at the Academy of International Business Conference, Vancouver, Canada.

 

Prado, A.M. and Kilian, B. 2014. “Buyers’ Strategies to Support their Suppliers’ Economic Sustainability: Are Price Premiums Enough?”  Presented at Sixth Annual Alliance for Research in Corporate Sustainability (ARCS) Conference, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York.

 

Prado, A.M. and Buchert, A. 2014. “Opening the Black Box of Sustainability: An Exploratory Analysis of Sustainability Dimensions and their Effects on Firm Performance.”  Presented at Strategic Management Society Conference, Tel Aviv.

 

Prado, A.M. 2013.  “Choosing Among Competing Environmental and Labor Certifications: An Exploratory Analysis of Producer Adoption.”  Presented at University of St. Gallen, Switzerland.

 

Ickis, J. C., García-Rada, X., and Prado, A.M. 2013. “FIFCO: Sustainability Champion.” Presented at the Business Association of Latin American School (BALAS) Conference, Lima, Perú.

 

Alcaraz, et al., 2012.  “Sustainability in Ibero-America:  A New Opportunity for Human Resources to Create Value?”  Presented at Academy of Management Conference, Boston. 

 

Prado, A.M. 2012. “Emergence and Evolution of Certification Programs: The Case of the Flower Industry.”  Presented at “Latin American Firms Competing in the Global Economy,” The Business Association of Latin American School (BALAS) Conference, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

 

Ickis, J. C., García-Rada, X., and Prado, A.M. 2012 “FIFCO: Sustainability Champion.” Presented at the International Symposium on Integrating Research, Education, and Problem Solving, Orlando, FL.

 

Ferriani, S. and Prado, A. 2011.  “The Legitimation of a New Product Category Market: The Rise of Independent Movies in the US Film-Making Industry 1960-2000.”  Presented at Academy of Management Conference, San Antonio.

 

Prado, A.M. 2011.  “Choosing Among Competing Environmental and Labor Certifications: An Exploratory Analysis of Producer Adoption.”  Presented at Academy of Management Conference, San Antonio.

 

Prado, A.M. 2011.  “Emergence of Competing Certification Programs: The Case of the Flower Industry.”  Presented at “Beyond Performance: Business Sustainability in Question,” Medici Summer School Florence, Italy.

 

Prado, A.M. 2011.  “Choosing Among Competing Environmental and Labor Certifications: An Exploratory Analysis of Producer Adoption.”  Presented at “Informing Green Markets: What Makes a Difference and Why?” Erb Institute for Global Sustainable Enterprise, University of Michigan

 

Prado, A.M. 2011.  “Choosing Among Competing Environmental and Labor Certifications: An Exploratory Analysis of Producer Adoption.”  Presented at the Third Annual Alliance for Research in Corporate Sustainability (ARCS) Conference, the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

 

Prado, A.M. 2010-2011.  “Choosing Among Competing Environmental and Labor Certifications: An Exploratory Analysis of Producer Adoption.”  Presented at:

  • Ross School of Business, Michigan University at Ann Arbor

  • HEC Paris

  • McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University

  • College of Business, Loyola University New Orleans

  • College of Management, University of Massachusetts Boston

 

Prado, A.M. 2010.  Participant at the PhD Sustainability Academy “Markets and Movements for Sustainability,” sponsored by the Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability (ARCS) and Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario.

 

Prado, A. M. 2010.  “Choosing among Competing Environmental and Labor Standards.”  Presented at Academy of Management Conference, Montreal.

 

Prado, A. M. 2010.  Business Policy and Strategy (BPS) Dissertation Consortium. Participant at Academy of Management Conference, Montreal.

 

Prado, A. M. 2010.  “Competition among Environmental and Labor Standards in the Floral Industry.” Presented at “Informing Green Markets: The Roles of Industry, NGOs and Government,” Erb Institute for Global Sustainable Enterprise, University of Michigan.

 

Prado, A. M.  2010.  “The Market for Sustainable Certifications:  Choosing among Competing Standards.” Presented at Consortium for Cooperation and Competition (CCC), Ross School of Business, University of Michigan.

 

Prado, A. M.  2009.  “Choosing between Competing Sustainability Standards and its Consequences for Firm Performance.”  Presented at Academy of Management Conference, Chicago. 

 

Prado, A. M. 2009.  Social Issues in Management (SIM) Doctoral Consortium. Participant at Academy of Management Conference, Chicago. 

 

Schilling, M. A., Prado, A. M. and Steensma, H. K. 2008.  “Why do Firms Use Contract Manufacturing?”  Presented at Academy of Management Conference, Chicago. 

 

Prado, M. A. 2008.  Technology and Innovation Management (TIM) Doctoral Consortium. Participant at Academy of Management Conference, Anaheim. 

 

Robinson, J., Prado, A. M., and Shapira, Z.  2007.  “Assessing the Economic Impact of Social Ventures.”  Presented at Academy of Management Conference, Philadelphia.

 

Prado, A. M. 2007.  Participant at Kauffmann Foundation Seminar in Entrepreneurship, by Professor Scott Shane, Cleveland, Ohio.

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