Professor Richard Vietor is the Paul Whiton Cherington Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School and also Senior Associate Dean for the Asian Initiative. He teaches courses on the international political economy. He received a B.A. in economics from Union College (1967), an M.A. in history from Hofstra University (1971), and a Ph.D. in history from the University of Pittsburgh (1975).
Not only had he published in numerous journals, books and case studies related to business and government policy and environmental management, he is also a consultant to several international corporations and countries like Malaysia.