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PhD in Management


Clara Carrera

PhD Candidate in Technology and Operations Management


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Research interests:

Sustainable operations, circular economy, recycling, renewable energy operations, behavioral operations

Research in progress/under review:

1. Carrera, C., Martinez-de-Albeniz, V. and Sosa, M. (2022) The Bright Side of Lower Quality: Evidence from Restaurant Exploration. Available at SSRN: Major Revision at Management Science.

2. Carrera, C., Duran, S., Atasu, A. and Van Wassenhove, L.N. (2023) Clean Energy Transition, Scarcity and Urban Mining. Available at SSRN: Reject and Resubmit at Management Science.

3. Carrera, C., Atasu, A. and Van Wassenhove, L.N. (2023) Diffusion in Circularity: the Missing Link in Closed-Loop Supply Chain Research. Research in Progress.


INSEAD (Fontainebleau, France)
PhD Candidate in the Technology and Operations Management area (2020-present)

École Polytechnique (Palaiseau, France)
Diplome d'Ingénieur (equivalent to Master of Science) - 2018

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (Barcelona, Spain)
Master of Science in Civil Engineering (specialization in Transportation Engineering) - 2018
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering - 2016

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