Patricia Marquez

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Patricia Marquez

Patricia Marquez
Faculty Director, Ashoka Changemaker Hub
Associate Professor of Management

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Phone | (619) 260-7875
Office | Mother Rosalie Hill Hall 101

    Faculty Director, Ashoka Changemaker Hub
    Associate Professor of Management

    • Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, Socio-Cultural Anthropology
    • M.A. University of California, Berkeley, Socio-Cultural Anthropology
    • B.A. Bowdoin College, Mathematics

    Before coming to USD, Patricia Márquez was a professor at IESA Business School in Caracas, Venezuela. She was the Cisneros Scholar at the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies (DRCLAS) at Harvard University and visiting professor at Harvard Business School for the academic year 2005-2006. She has taught graduate and executive education courses on Leadership and Organizational Behavior, Business Initiatives at the Base-of-the-Pyramid, Corporate Social Responsibility, and Social Enterprise. At the undergraduate level she teaches Business & Society.

    Márquez current research is on the role business can play in alleviating poverty worldwide. She is an active participant of the Social Enterprise Knowledge Network (SEKN) coordinating SEKN’s research project “Market-Based Poverty Reduction in Iberoamerica” (2005-2009).

    Selected Current Research

    Journal Article, Academic Journal

    Reficco, E., Marquez, P., , . (2012). Inclusive Networks for Building BOP Markets. Business & Society, 51 (3), 512-554.

    Spectic, W., Marquez, P., Kozak, R. (2012). Critical Areas and Entry Points for Sustainability-Related Strategies in the Sugarcane-Based Ethanol Industry of Brazil. Business Strategy and the Environment, 21 (6), 370-386.

    Gelfand, M., Raver, J., Nishii, L., Leslie, L., Lun, J., Lim, B., Duan, L., Almaliach, A., Ang, S., (2011). Differences Between Tight and Loose Societies: A 33-Nation Study . Science, 332

    Journal Article, Professional Journal

    Marquez, P., Reficco, E. (2009). Negocios Inclusivos en America Latina. Harvard Business Review Latin America

    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New

    Marquez, P., Reficco, E. (2013). El Emprendimiento Social Corporativo. Responsabilidad Social. Pearson (9786124149078)

    Schmutzler, J., Gutierrez, R., Reficco, E., Marquez, P. (2013). Evolution of an Alliance Portfolio to Develop an Inclusive Business. Social Partnerships and Responsible Business: A Research Handbook

    Bruni, J., Gonzalez, R., Marquez, P. (2009). De la Filantropia al Cambio Social. Ediciones IESA

    Arenas, D., Bruni, J., Marquez, P., Vernis, A. (2008). Strategy in Social Enterprises: A Comparison of Businesses and Civil Society. In International Perspectives in Social Entrepreneurship (J. Robinson, ed.). Palgrave MacMillan

    Lejter, N., Marquez, P. (2008). A Pesar de los Pesares: Mujeres LĂ­deres en el Mundo Empresarial Venezolano. In Mujeres y Vida Corporativa en Latinoamerica: Retos y Dilemas (S. Maxwell, M.C. Cardenas & L. Heller, eds) . Universidad de los Andes

    Marquez, P., Reficco, E. (2008). The Unsuspected Player: Small Firms in Business with Low Income Sectors. In Small Firms, Global Markets: Competitive Markets in the New Economy (J.Haar & J. Meyer-Stamer, eds.). Palgrave MacMillan

    Book, Scholarly-New

    Marquez, P., Reficco, E., Berger, G. (2010). Negocios Inclusivos: Iniciativas de Mercado con los Pobres de Iberoamérica. Interamerican Development Bank

    Marquez, P., Reficco, E., Berger, G. (2010). Socially Inclusive Business: Engaging the Poor Through Market Initiatives in Iberoamerica. David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Harvard University Press

    Book, Non-Scholarly-New

    Marquez, P., Rufin, C. (2011). Private Utilities and Poverty Alleviation: Market Initiatives at the Base of the Pyramid. Edward Elgar