Prof. Valentina Della Cort

Federico II Universityof Naples, Italy

Associate Professor


Research fields

Corporate Strategy and Marketing

Tourism Business Management

Management of Cultural Heritage


1997 Ph.D., Business Management, Cà Foscari University, Venice, Italy

1992 B.S., Business Economics, Federico II University of Naples, Italy

Publications (selected)

  1. Della Corte Valentina, M. Sciarelli, C. Cascella, G. Del Gaudio, “Customer satisfaction in tourist destination: the case of tourism offer in the city of Naples”, Journal of Investement and Management, Vol. 4, pp. 39-50, ISSN: 2328-7713 (Print); ISSN 2328-7721 (Online), 2015.
  2. Della Corte Valentina, M. Aria, “Strategic networks' failure or success? Some empirical evidence”, Journal of Tourism Management, Vol. 45, pp. 3-15, ISSN: 0261-5177. DOI 10.1016/j, 2014.
  3. Della Corte Valentina, G. Del Gaudio, “Employees’ value creation and value capture. The case of airline industry”, Corporate Ownership & Control, Vol. 12 N. 1, pp. 453-463, ISSN: 1727-9232, 2014.
  4. Della Corte Valentina, C. Cascella, G. Del Gaudio, E. Di Taranto, “Service innovation through networking and value co-creation some empirical evidence from hotel industry”, International Journal of Economics, Commerce and Management, Vol. 2, pp. 11-21, ISSN: 2348-0386, 2014.
  5. Della Corte Valentina, Giovanna Del Gaudio, “A literature review on value creation and value capturing in strategic management studies” Corporate Ownership & Control, Vol. 11 N. 2, pp. 328-346, ISSN: 1727-9232 (Impact factor: 0.645), 2014.
  6. Della Corte Valentina, Enrico Di Taranto e Roberto Micera, “Quality in marketing process and networking value co-creation: some evidences in hospitality industry” Mercati e Competitività, Vol. 2, pp. 53-80, ISSN: 1826-7386 (Impact factor: 0.244), 2014.
  7. Della Corte Valentina, G. Del Gaudio e A. Iavazzi, “Leadership in Destination Management: Its Implications in a Systemic Approach”, Journal of Management and Sustainability, Vol. 4 N. 1, pp. 194-203, ISSN: 1925-4725, 2014.
  8. Della Corte Valentina, Mele C., “Resource-based view and Service-dominant logic: Similarities, differences and further research”, Journal of Business Market Management, Vol. 6 N. 4, pp. 192-213 (Impact factor: 0.409), 2013.
  9. Della Corte Valentina, “Value creation, value distribution and the talented CEO”, Corporate Ownership & Control, Vol. 11, N. 1, pp. 493-509, ISSN: 1727-9232 (Impact factor: 0.645), 2013.
  10. Della Corte Valentina, Micera R. and Zamparelli G., “Innovation in tradition-based firms: dynamic knowledge for international competitiveness”, European Journal Of Innovation Management, Vol. 16 N. 4, pp. 405-439, ISSN: 1460-1060 (Impact factor: 1.521), 2013.
  11. Della Corte Valentina and Del Gaudio Giovanna, “Dynamic capabilities: a still unexplored issue with growing complexity, “Corporate Ownership & Control,ISSN: 1727-9232, pp.327-338 (2012)
  12. Della Corte Valentina and Sciarelli Mauro, “Can coopetition be source of competitive advantage for strategic networks?”,Corporate Ownership & Control, ISSN: 1727-9232,pp. 363-379 (2012)
  13. Della Corte Valentina, CascellaClelia, andSavastano Iris, “Resource-based Theory and Service-Dominant Logic: a new combined approach to revisit the strategies of cultural firms in the global era,“International Journal of Marketing Studies, ISSN: 1918-719X, pp.157-173 (2012)
  14. Della Corte Valentina, MangiaGianluigi, CascellaClelia, ZamparelliGiuseppina, "Employer branding management as a strategic and organizational control tool", Chinese Business Review, ISSN: 1537-1506, pp. 1-20 (2012)
  15. Della Corte Valentina, Barney Jay B., ArikanAsli and Sciarelli Mauro, “The role of resource-based theory in strategic management studies: managerial implications and hints for research,” Handbook of research on Competitive Strategy, in DagninoGianbattista, Edward Elgar,ISBN: 9781847200440 (2012)
  16. Della Corte Valentina, “The evolution of tourist product as expression of experience-based innovation,” Advance in Tourism Studies in Memory of ClaraS. Petrillo, in Morvillo Alfonso, series Services and Competitiveness. McGraw Hill, Milano, ISBN: 9788838673351 (2012)
  17. Della Corte Valentina, “L’evoluzione del Destination Management in unaprospettivainternazionale,” Imprese e reti per lo sviluppoimprenditoriale del territorio: teoria e casi di destination management, in Della Corte Valentina e RuisiMarcantonio (edited by), Aracne, Rome, ISBN: 9788854850248, pp. 7-24 (2012)
  18. Della Corte Valentina and Sciarelli Mauro, “Destination Management e logicasistemica: un confrontointernazionale,” Giappichelli, Torino, ISBN: 9788834835463 (2012)
  19. Della Corte Valentina, MangiaGianluigi, Micera Roberto, ZamparelliGiuseppina, “Strategic Employer Branding: the brand and image management as attractiveness for talented capital,” ISSN: 1537-1514, pp. 1231-1252 (2011)
  20. Della Corte Valentina and Roberto Micera,“Resource integration management in networks’ value creation. The case of high quality hotels, ”Mercati e Competitività, ISSN: 1826-7386, pp. 127-146 (2011)
  21. Della Corte Valentina and Sciarelli Mauro, “Relational knowledge and governance choices: a view within resource-based theory perspective”, ISSN: 1727-9232, pp. 392-404 (2011)
  22. Della Corte Valentina, PirasAlessio and ZamparelliGiuseppina “Brand and Image: the strategic factors in Destination Marketing,” International Journal of Leisure and Tourism Marketing, ISSN: 1757-5567, pp. 358-377 (2010)
  23. Della Corte Valentina, PirasAlessio and PrimonOrella,”The world heritage program and its marketing implications,” Studi e Ricerche socio-territoriali, ISSN: 2037-6340, pp. 261-286 (2009)
  24. Della Corte Valentina, “The light side and the dark side of inter-firm collaboration: “How to govern distrust in business networks, ”Corporate Ownershi& Control,ISSN: 1727-9232, pp. 407-428 (2009)
  25. Della Corte Valentina and Savastano Iris, “Service innovation in management and valorization of cultural heritages”, International Journal of Quality and Service Sciences, ISSN: 1756-669X, pp. 225-240 (2009)
  26. Della Corte Valentina, "L'impresa e iSistemiTuristici: il management," Egea, Milano, ISBN: 9788823821064 (2009)
  27. Della Corte Valentina and Sciarelli Mauro, "Risorse, competenze e vantaggicompetitivi,"translation and adapting from Gaining and Sustaining Competitive Advantage{Prentice Hall}by J.B. Barney,Carocci, Rome,ISBN: 8843037358 (2006)
  28. Della Corte Valentina, "La gestionestrategica e le scelte di governo di un'impresa tour operator," CEDAM, Padova, ISBN: 88-13-25446-6 (2004)
  29. Della Corte Valentina, Micera Roberto and ZamparelliGiuseppina, “Innovation in tradition-based firms: dynamic knowledge for international competitiveness,” European Journalof Innovation Management, forthcoming
  30. Della Corte Valentina, "La gestionedeisistemilocali di offertaturistica", CEDAM, Padova, ISBN: 9788813228156 (2000)

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