Educational BackgroundPh.D., Strategy, University of Pittsburgh, 2009Master of Business Administration, Business Administration, University of Pittsburgh, 2001Certificate, Asian Studies, University of Pittsburgh, 1998Bachelor of Arts, Philosophy, University of Pittsburgh, 1995
Professional BackgroundCertified Six Sigma Black BeltAmazon Web Services Cloud PractitionerAmazon Web Services Accredited Instructor
Area of Expertise/ResearchStrategy - in particular Mergers and AcquisitionsInnovation and Technology TransferConflict resolutionSustainability, particularly the concept of 'radical transparency'
PublicationsPrado, Francisco, Minutolo, M.C., and Kristjanpoller, W. (2020). Forecasting based on an ensemble autoregressive moving average - adaptive neuro - fuzzy inference system - neural network - genetic algorithm framework. Energy: The International Journal, 197, 117-159. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.energy.2020.117159Minutolo, M.C., Kristjanpoller, W.D., and Stakeley, J. (2019). Exploring environmental, social, and governance disclosure effects on the S&P 500 financial performance. Business Strategy and the Environment, 28(6), 1083-1095. https://doi.org/10.1002/bse.2303Ivanova, A., Minutolo, M.C. (2018). Impact of LEED certification on the market value of the firm. International Journal of Environment and Sustainable Development, 17(4), 317-330.Minutolo, M.C., Sierra, A., and Kristjanpoller, W. (2018). Short and long-term dynamic dependencies of main Latin American stock indexes and commodity prices: A wavelet approach. Journal of Accounting and Finance, 18(5).Kristjanpoller, W., Minutolo, M.C. (2018). A hybrid volatility forecasting framework integrating GARCH, artificial neural network, technical analysis and principal components analysis. Expert Systems with Applications, 109, 1-11. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eswa.2018.05.011Gajardo, G., Kristjanpoller, W., and Minutolo, M.C. (2018). Does Bitcoin exhibit the same asymmetric multifractal cross-correlations with crude oil, gold and DJIA as the Euro, Great British Pound and Yen? Chaos, Solitons, & Fractals, 109, 195-205. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chaos.2018.02.029Minutolo, M.C., Mills, C., & Stakeley, J. (2017). Incentivizing management discretionary philanthropy: Social profit credits. Journal of Business and Behavioral Sciences, 29(2), 1701-181.Ivanova, A., Minutolo, M.C., and Marcus, A. (2016).
Direct and vicarious learning and firm performance. Journal of Behavioral and Applied Management, 17(2), 134-151.Yang, Q. and Minutolo, M.C. (2016). The strategic approaches for a new typology of patent portfolios. International Journal of Innovation and Technology Management, 13(2), 1-18.Kristjanpoller, W., Minutolo, M.C. (2016). Forecasting volatility of oil price using an Artificial Neural Network-GARCH model. Expert Systems with Applications, 65, 233-241.Kristjanpoller, W., Minutolo, M.C. (2015). Gold price volatility: A forecasting approach using the Artificial Neural Network-GARCH model. Expert Systems with Applications, 42(20), 7245-7251.Kristjanpoller, W., Fadic, Minutolo, M.C. (2014). Volatility forecast using hybrid neural network models. Expert Systems with Applications, 41(5), 2437-2442.Smith, A.D., and Minutolo, M.C. (2014). Green supply chain acceptability and internal stakeholder concerns. International Journal of Logistics Systems and Supply Management, 19(4), 464-490.Bennington, A. J. & Minutolo, M. C. (2013). Intent to be a socially responsible small or medium-sized enterprise: Theory of planned behavior and leaders' actualizing. Journal of Management and Sustainability, 3(1).Nikulin, C., Graziosi, S., Cascini, G., Araneda, A., & Minutolo, M.C. (2013). An algorithm for supply chain integration based on OTSM-TRIZ. Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, 75(3), 383-396.Potter, J., Minutolo, M.C., & Mainier, E. (2012). The use of entrepreneurial separation to transfer technology programs to overcome market failures to license intellectual property. SAM Advanced Management Journal, 77(2).Minutolo, M. C. & Potter, J. (2011). An introduction to entrepreneurial separation to transfer technology programs. Journal of High Technology Management Research, 22(2), 114-120.Geng, Q. & Minutolo, M. C. (2010). Failure fee under stochastic demand and information asymmetry. International Journal of Production Economics, 128, 269-279.Potter, J., Minutolo, M. C., & Lipinski, J. (2010). Key factors for shortening response time in the strategic issues diagnosis process. Journal of Behavioral and Applied Management, 12(1), 69-70.Crothers, L., Lipinski, J., & Minutolo, M. C. (2009). Cliques, rumors and gossip by the water cooler: Female bullying in the workplace. The Psychologist Manager Journal, 12(2), 97-110.Zoffer, J., Bahurmoz, A., Hamid, M. K.; Minutolo, M. C., & Saaty, T. (2008). Synthesis of complex criteria decision making: A case towards a consensus agreement for a Middle East conflict resolution. Group Decision and Negotiation, 17(5), 363-385.Minutolo, M. C. (2008). Revisiting when firms learn from their acquisition experience: Evidence from 1996 - 2006. Regional Business Review, 27, 94-111.Lipinski, J., Minutolo, M. C. & Crothers, L. M. (2008). The complex relationship driving technology transfer: The potential opportunities missed by universities. Journal of Behavioral and Applied Management, 9(2), 112- 133.
Ivanova, A., Minutolo, M.C., and Marcus, A. (2016).
Direct and vicarious learning and firm performance. Journal of Behavioral and Applied Management, 17(2), 134-151.