volume 20, issue 2, P26-37 2016
DOI: 10.1108/mbe-09-2015-0045
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Ilídio Tomás Lopes, Duarte Pitta Ferraz, Ana Maria Gomes Rodrigues

Abstract: Purpose The purpose of this study is to identify the impact of human and structural capital on profitability of major airlines and examine whether region, capital ownership and control and strategic alliance play a clustering effect on profitability. Design/methodology/approach Using information from the top 30 airlines worldwide, in particular human and structural capital proxies, a linear model is regressed. Test of hypotheses were performed towards the identification of the influence emerged from variabl…

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