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Josep Llach Pagés

Josep Llach Pagés

Senior Lecturer UPF-BSM
Director of the Operations, Technology & Science Department

Josep Llach is Senior Lecturer in the Business & Management Strategy department at UPF Barcelona School of Management. A trained Industrial Engineer, he holds a Master's Degree in Business Innovation and Technology Management and has a European PhD with a research stay at Jonköping International Business School (Sweden). He is also a part-time associate professor at the University of Girona, where he had previously been a professor and researcher, and had held several management positions.

His research is mainly in the field of business organization. Specifically, he studies the impact of the implementation of different types of organizational innovations (quality, environment...


  • Operations, Technology & Science

  • Doctor by the University of Girona in Law, Economics and Business

Professor

  • Master in Supply Chain Management, Technology and Sustainability

  • Director of the Operations, Technology & Science Department - UPF Barcelona School of Management
  • Faculty, Operations, Technology & Science - UPF Barcelona School of Management
  • Faculty - Universitat de Girona

Actividad Investigadora y transferencia

  • PERRAMON COSTA, J., BAGUR FEMENÍAS, L., ALONSO-ALMEIDA, MAR, M., LLACH PAGÉS, J. (2024). Does the transition to a circular economy contribute to business resilience and transformation? Evidence from SMEs. Journal of Cleaner Production.
  • LLACH PAGÉS, J., SANCHEZ-FAMOSO, V., DANES, S. (2023). Unmasking nonfamily employees’ complex contribution to family business performance: A place identity theory approach. Journal of Family Business Strategy.
  • LARA, G., ARBUSSÀ, A., A., LLACH PAGÉS, J. (2023). Exploring the probability of firm cooperation in innovation: the role of technological intensity, knowledge intensity, and size. Journal of Engineering and Technology Management (formerly: Engineering Management International).
  • VILAR-BRUNET, N., LLACH PAGÉS, J. (2023). Contextual effect of online secondhand shoppers’ loyalty: a vendor comparison. International Journal of Internet Marketing and Advertising.
  • PALAU PINYANA, E., LLACH PAGÉS, J., BAGUR FEMENÍAS, L. (2023). Mapping enablers for SDG implementation in the private sector: a systematic literature review and research agenda. Management Review Quarterly.
  • SERRANO-GARCÍA, J., LLACH PAGÉS, J., BIKFALVI, A., ARBELÁEZ-TORO, J. J. (2023). Performance effects of green production capability and technology in manufacturing firms. Journal of Environmental Management.
  • BAGUR FEMENÍAS, L., LLACH PAGÉS, J., BUIL, M. (2023). BS-QUAL: Measuring student perceptions of service quality in business schools, an exploratory study. Tertiary Education and Management.
  • BAGUR FEMENÍAS, L., LLACH PAGÉS, J., ELVIRA BENITO, O., BUIL FABREGÀ, M. (2023). Sustainability practices and student satisfaction in business schools: the role of notoriety and internationalization. Intangible Capital.
  • LLACH PAGÉS, J., VILA-BRUNET, N., MANRESA, A. (2023). Which antecedents contribute most to the loyal behaviour of online second-hand market shoppers? International Journal of Quality and Reliability Management.
  • LLACH PAGÉS, J., OLIVERAS VILLANUEVA, M., PERRAMON COSTA, J. (2022). Impact of service quality and environmental practices on hotel companies: An empirical approach. International Journal of Hospitality Management.
  • LLACH PAGÉS, J., OLIVERAS VILLANUEVA, M., PERRAMON COSTA, J. (2022). Impact of service quality and environmental practices on hotel companies: An empirical approach. International Journal of Hospitality Management.
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  • SARTAL, A., LEON-MATEOS, F., LLACH PAGÉS, J. (2023). ¿MEJORAN LAS INICIATIVAS VERDES EL IMPACTO DE LA FABRICACIÓN LEAN EN EL RENDIMIENTO INDUSTRIAL? DATOS DE LA ENCUESTA EUROPEA SOBRE FABRICACIÓN. XXXII Congreso de ACEDE.
  • PALAU PINYANA, E., LLACH PAGÉS, J., BAGUR FEMENÍAS, L. (2023). FACILITADORES PARA LA IMPLEMENTACIÓN DE LOS ODS EN LAS GRANDES EMPRESAS DEL IBEX-35. XXXII Congreso de ACEDE.
  • MATOS, V., LLACH PAGÉS, J., ESCOBAR, D. (2023). ELECTRONIC WORD OF MOUTH IN THE E-MARKETPLACE ENVIRONMENTS: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW AND BIBLIOMETRIC ANALYSIS. XXXII Congreso de ACEDE.
  • LLACH PAGÉS, J., SANCHEZ-FAMOSO, V. (2023). ¿COMO AFECTA EL COMPROMISO DE LOS EMPLEADOS NO FAMILIARES EN EL RENDIMIENTO DE LAS EMPRESAS FAMILIARES?: EVIDENCIA EMPÍRICA MEDIANTE ANÁLISIS PLSSEM Y QCA. XXXII Congreso de ACEDE.
  • LLACH PAGÉS, J., CASADESUS, M., MATOS, V., PONS, M. (2023). REMOTE: Assessing and evaluating remote learning practices in STEM. First lessons.. 5th International Conference on Industry 4.0 and Smart Manufacturing.
  • LLACH PAGÉS, J., VILA BRUNET, N., N. (2022). LA CALIDAD EN LAS PLATAFORMAS DE COMPRA DE PRODUCTOS DE SEGUNDA MANO: escala de medición y determinantes de la lealtad del comprador. XXXII Congreso de ACEDE.
  • LLACH PAGÉS, J., BIKFALVI, ANDREA, A. (2022). Challenges and opportunities for service quality in the sharing economy: research project-based evidences from Spain. 5th International Conference on Industry 4.0 and Smart Manufacturing.
  • LLACH PAGÉS, J., LEON-MATEOS, F., SARTAL, A. (2021). ASSESSING THE SYNERGIES AND MISALIGNMENTS BETWEEN LEAN AND INDUSTRY 4.0 PRACTICES IN TODAY’S MANUFACTURING SHOP-FLOORS. XXX Congreso de ACEDE.
  • LLACH PAGÉS, J., SARTAL, A. (2021). Assessing the synergies and misalignments between Lean and Industry 4.0 practices in today's manufacturing shop-floors. IV European Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management.
  • LARA, G., ARBUSSÀ, A., A., LLACH PAGÉS, J. (2021). Contextual dependence in firms' cooperation with universities and research institutions. 2021 ISPIM Innovation Conference .
  • LLACH PAGÉS, J., LEON-MATEOS, F., SARTAL, A. (2021). Assessing the synergies and misalignments between lean and industry. 4.0 practices in today's manufacturing shop-floors.. XXXII Congreso de ACEDE.
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  • PLAMENOVA DJOUROVA, N., THEBEN, A. D., PERRAMON COSTA, J., LLACH PAGÉS, J. (2023). The impact of AI adoption on employee engagement: preparing the workforce for new realities. UPF Barcelona School of Management, Barcelona, España.