Harvard Business School International Seminar

This seminar is open to the public.

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The Harvard Business School International Seminar brings together scholars from a variety of disciplines to talk about research on international business, global innovation, international human capital flows, multinational firms and institutions, and the business environment in emerging markets. Participants include faculty and graduate students from Harvard Business School and other Boston area researchers; all Weatherhead Center affiliates and other members of the community are welcome to attend. The seminar meets five to seven times each semester, usually on Thursdays or Fridays from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. The schedule will be available soon on the seminar website.

In 2013–2014, speakers included Michael Kremer of Harvard University; Shawn Cole, Tsedal Neeley, Bill Kerr, Karthik Ramanna, Dina Pomeranz, Feng Zhu, and Jordan Siegel of the Harvard Business School; Anna Lamin of Northeastern University; and Yanbo Wang of Boston University.

In 2012–2013, speakers included Meg Rithmire, Roy Chua, Julie Battilana, William Kerr, Raffaella Sadun, Michael Toffel, Noel Maurer, and Eric Werker of Harvard Business School; David Roodman of the Center for Global Development; Francisco Monaldi of Harvard Kennedy School; Rodrigo Wagner of Tufts University; and Masahiko Aoki of Stanford University.

In 2011–2012, speakers included Suraj Srinivasan, Aida Sijamic Wahid, Gwen Yu, Tarun Khanna, Sanjay Patnaik, and Aldo Musacchio of Harvard Business School; Eunmi Mun of Harvard University; Prithwiraj (Raj) Choudhury of the Wharton School; Luigi Pascali of the Universitat Pompeu Fabra; Sergio G. Lazzarini of the Instituto de Ensina e Pesquisa; Susan Perkins of the Kellogg School of Management; and Mariko Sakakibara of the UCLA Anderson School of Management.

In 2010–2011, speakers included Alexander Hijzen of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD); Bruce Carruthers of Northwestern University; Witold Henisz of the Wharton School; and Christopher Marquis, Shawn Cole, and Francois Brochet of Harvard Business School.

In 2009–2010, speakers included Belen Villalonga, Laura Alfaro, and Tarun Khanna of Harvard Business School; Dani Rodrik of Harvard Kennedy School; and Pol Antràs of the Department of Economics at Harvard University.

In 2008–2009, guest speakers included Lakshmi Iyer, Fabrizio Ferri, and Ramana Nanda of Harvard Business School; Carsten Burhop of Yale University; Myles Shaver of the University of Minnesota; Caroline Fohlin of The Johns Hopkins University; and Elena Obukhova of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

This seminar is open to public. If you are interested in attending please contact Raj Choudhury.


Prithwiraj (Raj) Choudhury

Assistant Professor of Business Administration, Technology and Operations Management Unit, Harvard Business School.

See also: Open Seminars