Articles in refereed journals


[10] Capelleras, J-L., Martin-Sanchez, V., and Zhang, C. (Accepted) “Does the domestic social desirability of entrepreneurship matter for early-stage Entrepreneurs’ internationalization? The moderating role of economic freedom”, BRQ Business Research Quarterly.

[9] Amore, M. D., Garofalo, O., and Martin-Sanchez, V. (2022) "Dispositional optimism and business recovery during a pandemic”, PLoS ONE, 17 (6): e0269707.

[8] Amore, M. D., Garofalo, O., and Martin-Sanchez, V. (2021) "Failing to Learn from Failure: How Optimism Impedes Entrepreneurial Innovation”, Organization Science, 32 (4): 909-1148.

[7] Contín-Pilart, I., Larraza-Kintana, M., and Martin-Sanchez, V. (2020) “Entrepreneurs’ planning behavior and new firm performance”, Management Research, 18 (3): 307-334.

[6] Capelleras, J-L., Contín-Pilart, I, Larraza-Kintana, M., and Martin-Sanchez, V. (2019) "Entrepreneurs' human capital and growth aspirations: the moderating role of regional entrepreneurial culture", Small Business Economics, 52 (1): 3-25.

[5] Martin-Sanchez, V., Contín-Pilart, I., and Larraza-Kintana, M. (2018) "The influence of entrepreneurs’ social referents on start-up size", International, Entrepreneurship and Management Journal, 14 (1): 173-194. 

[4] Capelleras, J-L., Contín-Pilart, I, Larraza-Kintana, M., and Martin-Sanchez, V. (2018) "Regional and individual determinants of entrepreneurial growth aspirations", Journal of Evolutionary Studies in Business, 3 (1): 17-53. 

[3] Capelleras, J-L., Contín-Pilart, I, Larraza-Kintana, M., and Martin-Sanchez, V. (2016) “Unemployment and aspirations: the moderating role of education”, Strategic Change, 25 (2): 171-185. 

[2] Ruizalba-Robledo, J. L., Vallespín-Arán, M., Martin-Sanchez, V., and Rodríguez-Molina, M.A. (2015) "The moderating role of gender on entrepreneurial intentions: a TPB perspective", Intangible Capital, 11 (1): 92-117.  

[1] Capelleras, J-L., Contín-Pilart, I., Martin-Sanchez, V., and Larraza-Kintana, M. (2013) "The influence of individual perceptions and the urban/rural environment on nascent entrepreneurship", Investigaciones Regionales, 26: 97-11.



Book chapters


[2] Capelleras, J-L., Martin-Sanchez, V., Rialp, J., and Shleha, W. (2018) “Entrepreneurs’ export orientation and growth aspirations: the moderating role of individual human capital”, In. G. Bosio et al. (Eds.) Rethinking Entrepreneurial Human Capital. Pp. 63-87. Springer.  

[1] Capelleras, J-L., Contín-Pilart, I, Larraza-Kintana, M., and Martin-Sanchez, V. (2015) “Determinantes de las aspiraciones de crecimiento de los emprendedores en nuevos hoteles y restaurantes”, In. Gerda K. Priestley (Ed.) Retos de la industria hotelera y de la restauración: Planificación, emprendimiento y gestión. Pp. 91-111. Bellaterra (Barcelona): EUTDH.