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Does Technological Innovation Drive Corporate Sustainability? Empirical Evidence for the European Financial Industry in Catching-Up and Central and Eastern Europe

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dc.contributor.author Sempere-Ripoll, Francisca es_ES
dc.contributor.author Estelles Miguel, Sofia es_ES
dc.contributor.author Rojas-Alvarado, Ronald es_ES
dc.contributor.author Hervás Oliver, Jose Luis es_ES
dc.date.accessioned 2021-03-04T04:31:17Z
dc.date.available 2021-03-04T04:31:17Z
dc.date.issued 2020-03-02 es_ES
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10251/162965
dc.description.abstract [EN] In the financial industry, two relationships are well-researched: (i) innovation and financial performance and, (ii) sustainability and financial performance, both focused primarily on Western and advanced countries. The relationship between innovation and sustainability, however, is underresearched. This study's purpose consists of determining whether there is a relationship between innovation and corporate sustainability in the financial industry. In doing so, this study responds to a critical question: are the most innovative firms also the most sustainability-oriented? We empirically explore sustainability-oriented innovation in the financial industry of 11 catching-up countries in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). Using Community Innovation Survey (CIS) data for 2012-2014, this study empirically analyzes a large sample of 1574 firms in the financial industry. Our results suggest that innovation is positively linked to corporate sustainability, pointing out that innovation capabilities are positively related to sustainability. Our study proposes a framework for analyzing innovation and sustainability from a capability-perspective. es_ES
dc.description.sponsorship This research was funded by MINISTRY OF SCIENCE, INNOVATION AND UNIVERSITY, grant number RTI2018-095739-B-100. We acknowledge EUROSTAT data support. Francisca Sempere-Ripoll thanks. Davide Parrilli from the Faculty of Management at Bournemouth University and "Salvador Madariaga Program" funded by the Spanish Ministry Science, Innovation and Universities (ref: PRX19/00538). es_ES
dc.language Inglés es_ES
dc.publisher MDPI AG es_ES
dc.relation.ispartof Sustainability es_ES
dc.rights Reconocimiento (by) es_ES
dc.subject Innovation es_ES
dc.subject Financial industry es_ES
dc.subject Sustainability es_ES
dc.subject Central and Eastern Europe es_ES
dc.subject CIS data es_ES
dc.subject.classification ORGANIZACION DE EMPRESAS es_ES
dc.title Does Technological Innovation Drive Corporate Sustainability? Empirical Evidence for the European Financial Industry in Catching-Up and Central and Eastern Europe es_ES
dc.type Artículo es_ES
dc.identifier.doi 10.3390/su12062261 es_ES
dc.relation.projectID info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/MCIU//PRX19%2F00538/ es_ES
dc.relation.projectID info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/AEI/Plan Estatal de Investigación Científica y Técnica y de Innovación 2017-2020/RTI2018-095739-B-I00/ES/INNOVACION RADICAL EN LOS CLUSTERS: ANALIZANDO ESTRATEGIAS DE EXPLORACION Y EXPLOTACION/ es_ES
dc.rights.accessRights Abierto es_ES
dc.contributor.affiliation Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Organización de Empresas - Departament d'Organització d'Empreses es_ES
dc.contributor.affiliation Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Ingeniería de la Construcción y de Proyectos de Ingeniería Civil - Departament d'Enginyeria de la Construcció i de Projectes d'Enginyeria Civil es_ES
dc.description.bibliographicCitation Sempere-Ripoll, F.; Estelles Miguel, S.; Rojas-Alvarado, R.; Hervás Oliver, JL. (2020). Does Technological Innovation Drive Corporate Sustainability? Empirical Evidence for the European Financial Industry in Catching-Up and Central and Eastern Europe. Sustainability. 12(6):1-19. https://doi.org/10.3390/su12062261 es_ES
dc.description.accrualMethod S es_ES
dc.relation.publisherversion https://doi.org/10.3390/su12062261 es_ES
dc.description.upvformatpinicio 1 es_ES
dc.description.upvformatpfin 19 es_ES
dc.type.version info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion es_ES
dc.description.volume 12 es_ES
dc.description.issue 6 es_ES
dc.identifier.eissn 2071-1050 es_ES
dc.relation.pasarela S\406594 es_ES
dc.contributor.funder Agencia Estatal de Investigación es_ES
dc.contributor.funder Ministerio de Ciencia, Innovación y Universidades es_ES
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