Departament of Business

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    Edifici B

    08193 Bellaterra (Cerdanyola del Vallès)


Organisation profile

Organisation profile

The Department of Business was set up after an agreement adopted by the Board of Governors on 27 September 1985, and covers three areas of knowledge: Marketing and Market Research, Financial Economics and Accounting, and Business Organisation.

The Department of Business is attached to the Faculty of Economics and Business Studies at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) and is based on two of its campuses: Bellaterra Campus and Sabadell Campus.

Directed by:

Pedro Ortin Angel

Research lines

  • Research lines:
  • Analysis of Economic Compliance and Regulation
  • Analysis of Efficiency, Accounting and Finance
  • Business Economics
  • Experimental Economics and Quantitative Research Methods
  • Entrepreneurship, New Business Management and Innovation
  • Corporate Governance and Corporate Finance
  • Strategic Marketing
  • Business Organisation and Strategy
  • Internal Organisation, Innovation and Strategy

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 1 - No Poverty
  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals


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