David   Alvarado

Lecturer 1  

David Alvarado

  • Education

    • PhD, Business Administration, The University of Texas - Rio Grande Valley, 2017
    • MA, English as a Second Language, The University of Texas - Pan American, 2009
    • BA, Plan II Honors Program, The University of Texas - Austin, 1997




Selected Publications


  • Michael Abebe and David Alvarado. "A Glass Half Full? The Role of Entrepreneur Alternative Issue Interpretations on Firm Growth Intentions," Advances in Entrepreneurship, Firm Emergence and Growth. Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 17, August 2015: 27-61.

  • Michael Abebe and David Alvarado. "Blessing in Disguise? Social and Institutional Determinants of Entrepreneurial Intentions Following Involuntary Job Loss," Journal of Small Business Management .

  • Michael Abebe and David Alvarado. "Founder-CEO Status and Firm Performance: An Exploratory Study of Alternative Perspectives," Journal of Strategy and Management .



Selected Presentations


  • Michael Abebe and David Alvarado. "The Influence of Social and Institutional Climate on Self-Employment Intentions Following Involuntary Job Loss," Annual Meeting of Southern Management Association, St Pete Beach, FL (November 2015)

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