Velasco López, Miguel

Quantitative Methods

PhD: University of Minnesota

Office: E6.4


Graduated in Economic and Business from the Universidad de Deusto, he held several management positions in the Fineco Group ranging from designing Information Systems, to leading the Quality and Internal Control. Master in Information Systems Management from Loyola University (Chicago). Assistant Professor of Teaching at Iowa State University, Department of Management Information Systems. PhD from the University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management, Information and Decision Sciences. During his 13 years of stay in the United States he has taught courses at the Undergraduate and Master levels, such as Statistics, Financial Information Systems, Introduction to Information Systems and Agile Project Management. His research covers two areas: the study of decision support systems (DSS) and decision making from a cognitive point of view. He has published articles in international scientific journals and presented his work at conferences in different countries.


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PhD, Information and Decision Sciences, University of Minnesota (2020).

Master of Science in Information Systems Management, Loyola University Chicago (2007).

Bachelor in Business and Management, Universidad de Deusto (1996).

Research Interests

Decision-Making Systems, Cognitive Science for the Study of Decision-Making and Behavior.


Assistant professor of Teaching, Iowa State University, 2016-2019.

Lecturer, Loyola University Chicago, 2007-2008.

Director of Internal Control and Quality, Grupo Fineco, 1997-2005.


Publications in Scientific Journals

Jukic, Nenad; Velasco, Miguel: “Data warehousing requirements collection and definition:  Analysis of a failure” en “Organizational Applications of Business Intelligence Management: Emerging Trends”, 261-271, 2012.

Jukic, Nenad; Nestorov, Svetlozar; Velasco, Miguel; Eddington, Jami: “Uncovering actionable knowledge in corporate data with qualified association rules”,  International Journal of Business Intelligence Research (IJBIR), 2 (2) 1-21, 2011.

Jukic, Boris; Jukic, Nenad; Velasco, Miguel: “Enterprise information systems change, adaptation and adoption: A qualitative study and conceptualization framework”, Information Resources Management Journal (IRMJ), 22 (1), 63-87, 2009.

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