Dra. Marta Álvarez

Dra. Marta Álvarez


Catedrática – PhD,  Texas A&M University, College Station
Estadística

Dra. Marta Alvarez

Contacto:

Email: marta.alvarez1@upr.edu
Teléfono: 787-764-0000 Ext. 87071
Oficina: AMO-100 #1

Curriculum Vitae


Preparación Académica

PhD, Statistics, 1991, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
MS, Mathematics, 1985, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
BS, Mathematics, 1984, University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus

Publicaciones (Peer-reviewed)

Aponte, M. & Álvarez, M. (2017). Cooperative Entrepreneurship in Puerto Rico. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, vol. 32 (no. 3), 386-401.

Álvarez, M. & Rodríguez, J. (2017). Water-Depletion and Single-State Municipal Bond Fund Risk. Studies in Economics and Finance, vol. 34 (no. 2), 228-237.

Fúquene, J., Álvarez, M. & Pericchi, L. (2015). A Robust Bayesian Dynamic Linear Model for Latin-American Economic Time Series: The Mexico and Puerto Rico Cases. Latin American Economic Review, vol. 24 (no. 1), 1-17. doi: 10.1007/s40503-015-0020-z.

Álvarez, M., & Rodríguez, J. (2015). Water-related mutual funds: investment performance and social role. Social Responsibility Journal, vol. 11 (no. 3), 502–512.

Álvarez, M. (2013). Quiebras y préstamos en Puerto Rico: Una mirada exploratoria a su relación. Ecos de Economía, vol. 17 (no. 36), 127-146.

Aponte, M., & Álvarez, M. (2010). Condiciones estructurales de la actividad empresarial: la Unión Europea y el Caribe. Revista Umbral, vol.1 (no. 2), 53-72.

Álvarez, M., & Rodríguez, J. (2006). The Asset Allocation Decisions of Individual Investors. Journal of Business and Economics Research, vol.4 (no.8), 11-16.

Álvarez, M., & Rodríguez, Z. (2006). ¿Existe reversión a la media en el Puerto Rico Stock Index?: Un enfoque Bayesiano. Forum Empresarial, vol.11 (no. 2), 31-52.

Documentos de trabajo (Working Papers)

Aponte, M., Álvarez, M & Lobato, M. Social entrepreneurship and economic development: a macro level perspective. Under review.

Lobato, M. & Álvarez, M. Employment in Innovative Firms during an Economic Depression. Under review.

Lobato, M., Álvarez, M. & Aponte, M. Long Economic Crises and Entrepreneurial Initiatives. Under review.

Investigación en Progreso (Ongoing Research)

Álvarez, M. & Rodríguez, J. The United Nations Global Compact and Socially Responsible Mutual Funds.

Aponte M., Álvarez, M., Lobato, M., Global Entrepreneurship Monitor, 2018.

Álvarez, M., Aponte, M. & Lobato, M. Evolution of the Entrepreneurial Activity in Puerto Rico during the 21st Century.

Álvarez, M., Aponte, M. & Lobato, M. Senior Entrepreneurship in Puerto Rico: an overview.

Álvarez, M. Modelling tourism occupancy in Puerto Rico: a neural network approach.

Otras Publicaciones

Aponte, M., Álvarez, M. & Lobato, M. (2018). Informe 2017 Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) Puerto Rico. San Juan, Puerto Rico: Universidad de Puerto Rico. http://gem.uprrp.edu/

Aponte, M., Álvarez, M. & Lobato, M. (2017). Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) Puerto Rico Informe 2016. San Juan, Puerto Rico: Universidad de Puerto Rico. http://gem.uprrp.edu/

Aponte, M., Álvarez, M. & Lobato, M. (2017). Empresarismo Social en Puerto Rico, Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) 2015. San Juan, Puerto Rico: Universidad de Puerto Rico. http://gem.uprrp.edu/

Aponte, M., Álvarez, M. & Lobato, M. (2016). Actividad Emprendedora en Puerto Rico, Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) 2015. San Juan, Puerto Rico: Universidad de Puerto Rico. http://gem.uprrp.edu/

Aponte, M., Álvarez, M. & Lobato, M. (2015). Informe Nacional de Puerto Rico GEM 2014. San Juan, Puerto Rico: Universidad de Puerto Rico. http://gem.uprrp.edu/

Aponte, M. & Álvarez, M. (2014). Informe Nacional de Puerto Rico GEM 2013. San Juan, Puerto Rico: Universidad de Puerto Rico. http://gem.uprrp.edu/

Álvarez, M., & Camacho, W. (2009). Study of Childcare Rates in Puerto Rico, 2009. Research project for the “Departamento de la Familia” [Report].

Álvarez, M., & Camacho, W. (2005). Estudio del Ingresado a la Escuela de Derecho de la Universidad de Puerto Rico en el año académico 2004 – 2005. Research project for the University of Puerto Rico Law School [Report].

Álvarez, M., Camacho, W. & Figueroa, C. (2004). Perfil del Ingresado a las Instituciones de Educación Superior de Puerto Rico, 1996 – 2002. San Juan, Puerto Rico: Consejo de Educación Superior de Puerto Rico.         

Presentaciones (selectas)

Lobato, M., Álvarez, M. & Aponte, M. (June 15, 2018). Long Economic Crises and Entrepreneurial Initiatives. Sixth International Workshop Entrepreneurship, Culture, Finance and Economic Development – Inspiring a better world through Social Entrepreneurship. Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Cantabria, Santander, Spain.

 Aponte, M., Álvarez, M. & Lobato, M. (March 2, 2017). Social Entrepreneurship in Puerto Rico: an overview. Sustainability, Ethics and Entrepreneurship (SEE) Conference. Intercontinental Hotel, San Juan, PR.

Aponte, M., Álvarez, M. & Lobato, M. (May 13, 2016). Entrepreneurship Activity in Puerto Rico: Results of the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) 2015. UPR- Río Piedras.

Aponte, M., Álvarez, M. & Lobato, M. (November 13, 2015). Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM): Gaps in the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem. “Red de apoyo a empresarios”, Echar Pa’lante program. Centro Europa, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Aponte, M., Álvarez, M. & Lobato, M. (August 19, 2015). Puerto Rico in the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM), 2013-2014. Presentation to the Board of Directors of Foundation for Puerto Rico, a community based nonprofit organization. Auditorio del Colaboratorio by Foundation for PR, Santurce, Puerto Rico.

Álvarez, M. Introduction to statistical data analysis: basic concepts (February 27 and March 2, 2015). Workshop for UPR business professors, Río Piedras Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico. Sponsored by iINAS.

Aponte, M., Álvarez, M. & Lobato, M. (February 12, 2015). Puerto Rico in the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM), Preliminary results for 2014. Presentation to the Board of Directors of Centro para Puerto Rico, a community based nonprofit organization. Río Piedras, Puerto Rico.

Aponte, M. & Álvarez, M. (July 8, 2014). Puerto Rico in the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) Study 2013. Presentation to Banco Popular executives. Popular Center, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Álvarez, M. (October 3, 2012). Bankruptcies and Loans in Puerto Rico: an Exploratory View of their Relationship. Presentation at the Financial Institutions Commissioner Office, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Álvarez, M. (February 24, 2012). Statistics for Anthropologists using SPSS. Workshop for UPR anthropology professors, Río Piedras Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Álvarez, M. (March 2- May 18, 2009). Statistical Inference using R. Workshop for government employees,  Institute of Statistics of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

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