Entrepreneurship and capitalism in latin america
The course employs the lessons of history to understand the dynamics of many current international business situations. It looks to the future of entrepreneurship and capitalist development through a historical mirror. This course offers students an opportunity to explore the historical development of capitalism in Latin America. It explores a wide-ranging framework for understanding the role of entrepreneurs in shaping capitalism in Latin America and how they created business organizations in different contexts and institutional settings.
Schedule: July 2 – July 12 (6:00pm – 9:00pm), July 6 (9:00am – 12:00pm)
Professor: Andrea Lluch
Universidad de San Andrés
Andrea Lluch is Professor at Universidad de San Andrés, Argentina, where she teaches Business History. She holds a PhD from Universidad Nacional del Centro de Buenos Aires (2004). Lluch is also associate researcher at the National Council of Scientific and Technical Research (CONICET), at CEHDE- Universidad de San Andrés and Harvard University. She was a research Fellow at the Harvard Business School (2007-2009) and a Harvard-Newcomen Postdoctoral Fellow (2006-2007).