Facultad de Mercadeo

Soto Rodríguez, Edgar, DBA

Rango/Rank: Catedrático Auxiliar

Correo Electrónico/Email: edgar.soto@upr.edu

Universidad/University: Argosy University, Sarasota Florida.

Área de estudio/Area of specialty: Doctorate in Business Administration. Major in International Business. Specialization in International Business ( Economic Theory of Global Business, Public Policy, Trade International Trade Agreements, Competitiveness, International Organizations and Monetary System Dynamics

Áreas de interés/Areas of interest: International Trade, Strategic Planning, Entrepreneurship, Public Policy and Competitiveness, Entrepreneurial Ecosystems and Venture Creation.

Áreas de investigación/Research: Developing Non-Traditional Entrepreneurs; The Case of Puerto Rico’s Aquaculture Farmers in Rural Communities. Business Incubation: Lessons Learned from the Puerto Rican Experience. Bridging the Venture Capital Gap in Puerto Rico. The Competitiveness of Puerto Rican SMEs from the Perspective of Porter’s Diamond of Competitive Advantage. Public Policies as a Source of Competitiveness: A Comparison of two emerging economies An Entrepreneurial Ecosystem for the Tourism Industry Entrepreneurial Ecosystems as a Pathway Towards Competitiveness: The Case of Puerto Rico The State of Entrepreneurial Ecosystems of an Economy in Distress Entrepreneurial Activity in Puerto Rico: Lessons from the public policy levers typology. Implications of including Non-executives’ Perception in the Executive Opinion Survey: A hierarchical bias effect in the Global Competitive Index.

Oficina/Office: AE-322

Extensión/Extension: 5361

Horas de Oficina/Office Hours: 2018-2019 FIRST SEMESTER / Monday & Wednesday: 11:00-12:30pm 2:00-4:00pm Friday: 11:00-12:30pm Tuesday & Thursday: 10:00-10:30am