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Dr Angela Garcia Calvo

Lecturer in International Business and Strategy

Angela Garcia Calvo



Room 276, Edith Morley, Whiteknights Campus

Angela Garcia Calvo is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) at the Henley Business School, University of Reading.

Angela's research focuses on comparative political economy, industrial transformation, business policy, globalization, and the intersection of the above themes. She explores the interconnections between her topics in her book State-Firm Coordination and Upgrading (Oxford University Press, 2021).

She has consulted for the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, the UK Department for Business Innovation and Skills, and the Spanish Economic office on issues regarding economic regulation, telecommunications policy, and international trade. Dr Garcia Calvo’s academic work has been published by Review of International Political Economy, Business and Public Policy, and the Journal of Economic Policy Reform. She has held visiting positions at the London School of Economics, Harvard University, UC San Diego, Yonsei University, and the Collegio Carlo Alberto in Torino.


  • PhD in Political Economy, London School of Economics
  • Masters in Public Administration, Harvard John F. Kennedy School of Government
  • Masters in Business Administration, Kellogg School of Management
  • Bachelor of Arts in Law and Economics, University of Deusto (Bilbao, Spain)

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Corporate Strategy

This module turns attention from companies with a single primary line of business to the strategies of multi-business firms, termed corporate strategy. Corporate strategy is concerned with the scope of...

Module code: MM393