Corporate Strategy, International Strategy, Institutions, Economic Geography.
Miguel A. Ramos holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of Minnesota (Carlson School of Management). He also holds a M. Sc. in International Economics and Business from the Stockholm School of Economics in Sweden, and a B.Sc. in Industrial and Systems Engineering from ITESM (Monterrey Tech) in Mexico. His research interests are corporate strategy, international strategy, institutions, and economic geography. He teaches in the areas of strategic management and international business at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Before joining UTEP Miguel was a faculty member at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth from 2006 to 2009. Prior to his academic career he worked for Cola-Cola bottling groups in Mexico in the areas of marketing and distribution. His work has been published in Strategic Management Journal, Strategic Organization, Journal of International Management, European Journal of Political Economy, Advances in Strategic Management, and Innovating Strategy Process (a Strategic Management Society Series book). He has presented his research at major international conferences organized by the Academy of International Business, the Academy of Management, the European International Business Academy, and the Strategic Management Society. In 2015 he was awarded the Teaching Excellence Award in Management and the overall Outstanding Research Award by the College of Business Administration.