Dr. Matthijs Den Besten
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Sustainable development management: economy, human resources and diversity
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Dr. Matthijs den Besten, assistant professor at Montpellier Business School, arrived in January 2012. Since 2010 he has been involved as teacher and tutor in a master’s degree program on Innovation, Regulation and the Digital Economy organized by a coalition of Universities in and around Paris. Matthijs holds a doctorate in Computer Science (2004: Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany). In the course of the post-doctoral fellowships that he has occupied since, Matthijs has sought to bring to bear his expertise in information and communication technologies to the study of society at large. His research is published in a wide range of academic journals including, but not limited to, Information Economics and Policy, the Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation, the Journal of Documentation, and Small Business Economics.
Selected Intellectual Contributions
2019: Track on "The Data Science of Startups" at R&D Management Conference 17-21 June, Paris, France (Co-chair with Dalle J. M.).
El Shoubaki A., Laguir I. & Den Besten M. Forthcoming. Human capital and SME growth: The mediating role of reasons to start a business. Small Business Economics.
Den Besten M. L. 2018. Venture development with freelancers. AMJ paper and idea development workshop, May 3-4, Toulouse Business School, Toulouse, France.
Dalle J.-M., den Besten M. L. & Menon C. 2018. Using crunchbase for researchin entrepreneurial finance and beyond. 3rd Abbé Grégoire Innovation Days, April 3-4, Paris, France.
Den Besten M. L. 2018. Bank lending to solo self-employed consultants: the impact of gender, citizenship and marital status. Global Workshop on Freelancing and Self-Employment Research, April 25-26, London, UK.
2018: MBS Workshop "Climate Change: Impact of Economy, Business and Consumption?", April 17, Montpellier, France. (Co-organizer with Garaû C.)
Den Besten M. L. 2018. Bank lending to the self-employed: The impact of gender, citizenship and marital Status. Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics, June 23-25, Kyoto, Japan.
Lin Y. & Den Besten M. L. Forthcoming. Gendered work culture in the free/libre Open Source Software development. Gender, Work & Organization.
den Besten M. L. 2017. Engaging Online Communities: How to gain notoriety with Wikipedia. CCMP I1022(GB): https://www.ccmp.fr/collection-ccmp/cas-engaging-online-communities-the-first-days-as-community-manager
den Besten M. L. 2017. Montpellier Research in Management (SI group), December 14, Polytech, Montpellier, France.
2018 - : Digital Business (Bachelor L3)
2017/2018: Culture Digitale 1 & 2 (Bachelor L1)
2017-2018: Managing in Digital Environments (Master L3)
2014-2016: Computing Skills (Master L3)
2014-2016: Méthodologie 4: Certification Informatique (Bachelor L3)
2012-2015: Innovation Management (Bachelor L3)
2012-2014: Innovation Management (Master 2)
2010- : Online Communities and Peer Production (Master)