Artículos de Susana Martínez

PÉREZ DE PERCEVAL VERDE, M. A.; MARTÍNEZ-RODRÍGUEZ, S. The Role of Small and Medium Mining Enterprises in Spain. A (first) approach. (El papel de las pequeñas y medianas empresas en la minería española. Una (primera) revisión.) Due to the wide variety of minerals in the Spanish soil (lead, silver, iron,…

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MARTÍNEZ-RODRÍGUEZ, S. Dueñas y señoras (Mistresses of company´s capital): female partners in multi-owner firms, Spain (1886-1936). (April 2017, revise and resubmit) Firms with female owners show differences with those formed only by men (concerning capital, the number of partners, family ties, involvement in the management of the partners, etc.).This paper…

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GUINNANE, T.; MARTÍNEZ-RODRÍGUEZ, S. (2018) “Instructions not Included: Spain´s Sociedad de Responsabilidad Limitada, 1919-1936.” European Journal of Economic History, 22, 462-482 [https://doi.org/10.1093/ereh/hey006] In 1919 Spain introduced the Sociedad de Responsabilidad Limitada (SRL), a new type of limited-liability enterprise form that combined elements of the partnership with features of the corporation.  The SRL…

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GUINNANE, T.; MARTÍNEZ-RODRÍGUEZ, S. (2018) “Choice of Enterprise Form: Spain, 1886-1936.” Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, 34(1), 1-26. Article (free access): https://academic.oup.com/jleo/advance-article/doi/10.1093/jleo/ewx015/4791260?guestAccessKey=6880fecb-e150-4965-b22b-fc68f28e0838 Every new firm selects a legal form for the enterprise. Organizing as a corporation, a limited company, or a partnership shapes the firm’s access to capital markets, its…

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MARTÍNEZ-RODRÍGUEZ, S. (2016). “Creating the Sociedad de Responsabilidad Limitada: The Use of Legal Flexibility in the Spanish Company Law, 1869-1953”. Business History Review  90(2), 227-249. [DOI:  http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0007680515001361] Spain approved the first law of Sociedad de Responsabilidad Limitada (SRL)—a legal form similar to the German GmbH— in 1953. However, the SRL had…

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