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Marcelo Bucheli

Associate Professor of Business Administration


Educational Background

Ph.D., History, Stanford University, 2002
M.A., History, Stanford University, 1998
M.A., Economics, Universidad de los Andes, 1993
B.S., Economics, Universidad de los Andes, 1991

Positions Held

Associate Professor of Business Administration, University of Illinois, 2011 to present
Assistant Professor of Business Administration, University of Illinois, 2005-2011
Lecturer in Business History, Harvard Business School, 2004
Assistant Professor in Economic History, School of Economics, Universidad de los Andes, 2004

Recent Publications

Bucheli, M., Salvaj, E. 2018. Political Connections, the Liability of Foreignness, and Legitimacy: A Business Historical Analysis of Multinationals' Strategies in Chile. Global Strategy Journal, 8: 399-420

Bucheli, M., Salvaj, E., Kim, M. 2018. Better Together: How multinationals come together with business groups in times of economic and political transitions. Global Strategy Journal

Hikino, T., Bucheli, M. 2018. The United States in Historical Perspectives: The Strange Career of Business Groups in Industrial Development. In Business Groups in the West: The Evolutionary Dynamics of Big Business . Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Berkowitz, H., Bucheli, M., Dumez, H. 2017. Collectively Designing CSR Through Meta-Organizations: A Case Study of the Oil and Gas Industry. Journal of Business Ethics, 143: 753-769

Duran, X., Bucheli, M. 2017. Holding up the Empire: Colombia, American Oil Interests and the 1921 Urrutia-Thomson Treaty . Journal of Economic History, 77: 251-284

Honors and Awards

John H. Dunning Fellow in International Business, Henley Business School, University of Reading (UK), 2014-2015

Service Activities

Committee Chair Philip Scranton Award, Business History Conference, 2017-present
External book manuscript reviewer, Columbia University Press, 2015
Faculty Advisory Committee, College of Liberal Arts, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2014
Chair Rovensky Fellowship in US Business and Economic History Committee, University of Illinois Foundation, 2014
Trustee, Business History Conference, 2011-2014
Book Review Editorial Board Member, Business History Review, 2011-2014

Teaching and Research Interests

International business; business history

Political economy of foreign direct investment; international business history; multinational corporations