Alvaro Cuervo-Cazurra is Professor of International Business and Strategy at the D'Amore-McKim School of Business at Northeastern University.  Before joining Northeastern, he was a faculty member at the University of South Carolina and the University of Minnesota, and visiting professor at Cornell University.

Professor Cuervo-Cazurra analyzes three topics in his research: the internationalization of firms, with a special interest in emerging market multinationals; capability upgrading, particularly technological capabilities; and governance challenges, focusing on corruption in international business. His research appears in leading academic journals such as Academy of Management Journal, Journal of International Business Studies, Research Policy, and Strategic Management Journal and in several edited books. His dissertation at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology received the best dissertation in strategy award from the Academy of Management. Two of his papers received best paper awards from the Academy of Management’s International Management division and one received the best paper award from the European International Business Academy. His geographical area of expertise is Latin America. 

He is co-editor of Global Strategy Journal, was reviewing editor of Journal of International Business Studies (2010-2016) and serves on the editorial boards of other leading journals, such as Academy of Management Review and Strategic Management Journal. 

 Professor Cuervo-Cazurra was elected a Fellow of the Academy of International Business Studies in 2016. He was elected and served on the Executive Committee of the Academy of Management’s International Management Division (2012-2017) and was elected Representative-at-Large of the Strategic Management Society’s Global Strategy Group (2006-2008). He has received an outstanding service award from the Academy of International Business and seven best reviewer awards.   

 He teaches courses on global strategy and sustainability at the undergraduate, masters, executive and Ph.D. levels. He was a finalist for professor of the year award at the University of South Carolina.

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