Eduardo Pablo, professor of Finance at the Paseka School of Business, will be presenting two research papers during the annual conference of the Business Association of Latin American Studies (BALAS). The conference takes place March 21-24 at the University of San Diego, in San Diego, Calif. The titles of the papers are (1) Corporate Governance and its Effect on Productivity under Different Business Environments: Evidence from Latin America and (2) Does gender really matter in the boardroom? Evidence from closely held family firms.