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Marcelo Bucheli

Associate Professor of Business Administration


Biographical Sketch

Marcelo Bucheli, associate professor of business administration, earned his B.S and M.A. in economics from the Universidad de los Andes and an M.A. and Ph.D. in history from Stanford University. Before coming to Illinois in 2005, he taught business history at Harvard Business School. His research focuses on the political economy of multinational corporations in a historical perspective.  He has been awarded the Newcomen Prize for the best article published in Business History Review in 2004, the 2011 Mira Wilkins Award in International Business History, and the Petroleum History Award in 2009.  He is currently the John H. Dunning Fellow in International Business at the Henley Business School (University of Reading) and was a fellow at the Center of Advanced Study (University of Illinois) in 2009-2010.  He is the author of  Bananas and Business: The United Fruit Company in Colombia, 1899-2000 (New York: New York University Press, 2005) and co-editor (with R. Daniel Wadhwani) of Organizations in Time: History, Theory, Methods (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014) in addition to several articles in management and history journals.