Biographical Note

Josep Antonio Tribo Giné (Lleida, September 15, 1968) is Professor of Finance at the Carlos III University since 2009. He holds a Bachelor in Theoretical Physics from the University of Barcelona and PhD in Economics from the Autonoma University of Barcelona. His teaching activity from 1992-1997 was at Universitat Autonoma of Barcelona and from 1995, Josep teaches at Carlos III University.

Academic background and research lines

The research trajectory of Professor Tribó is quite interdisciplinary and addresses different topics like corporate social responsibility, the absorption of business innovation or corporate investment/financing decisions. Professor Tribó has published a significant number of articles in leading journals in his field of specialization and as a result of his research Josep received the award for excellence in research by UC3M in his 2012 Edition. Professor Tribó citations in google scholar is larger than 1800, which is a very high mark in his field of research.

Management Responsibilities

Josep A. Tribó is the Director of the Department of Business Administration at Carlos III University since 2011. This department is the largest of the university in terms of teaching load. The Business Department at UC3M is the best Business Department in Spain among public universities according to the ranking by the University of Granada. Also, he Business Department of Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) has been among the top 20 institutions in Europe in recent years (2009-2013) according to UT Dallas Ranking, which is based on publications in top tier journals in Accounting, Finance, Management, and Marketing.