Christopher Marquis

Visiting Professor of Social Innovation and Public Policy
Harvard Kennedy School
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Christopher Marquis


Chris Marquis is a Visiting Professor of Social Innovation and Public Policy. He is also the Samuel C. Johnson Professor in Global Sustainable Enterprise and Professor of Management at the Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University. Prior to joining Cornell, he worked at Harvard Business School. He received a PhD in Sociology and Organizational Behavior from the University of Michigan.

Marquis' primary teaching and research focus is the social responsibility strategies of corporations around the globe, with a particular emphasis on firms in China. Theoretically, this research builds on his prior work that examined the mechanisms of how and why firm behavior varies over time and across geographic contexts.  Please see his websiteCVbiography and Google Scholar site for more information about his teaching and research.

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