Emerging Markets Institute

Providing thought leadership on the role of emerging markets—and emerging market multinationals—in the global economy

In Search of BrazilThe Political Economy of an Emerging Power: In Search of the Brazil Dream

A new book by Johnson’s Lourdes Casanova encapsulates Brazil’s role in the new order of emerging economies and the steps the country needs to propel its economic growth

Lourdes S. Casanova, Academic Director of the Emerging Markets Institute, Cornell University

The Institute at Work
Jared Woodrey, MBA ‘15

Dropping Oil Prices Affect Emerging Markets Differently

by Jared Woodrey, MBA ‘15

The falling price of crude oil is helping oil dependent countries, but hurting oil producers.

Amber Thomas, MBA ’15 & MILR ‘15

Eliminating Toxins in International Electronics Supply Chains

by Amber Thomas, MBA ’15 & MILR ‘15

Amber Thomas interviewed Heather White, who is making a documentary on the health issues faced by Chinese factory workers in the electronics industry.

EMI News & Highlights

Dec 03

Professor Casanova named one of 50 Most Influential Intellectuals in Iberoamerica

Professor Lourdes Casanova , Senior Lecturer and Academic Director of the Emerging Markets Institute at the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School ...

Nov 18

The Innovation Challenges and Achievements of Latin America

EMI Research Assistant, Sukriti Jain highlights Lourdes Casanova's work on innovation in Latin America.

Nov 03

Fourth Annual Emerging Markets Institute Conference: China, Reaching Out to the World

Over 100 Cornell alumni and business professionals in attendance. The Fourth Emerging Markets Institute conference “ China, Reaching ou...

Financial Times Emerging Markets Headlines

Dec 21

Non-Opec producers blamed for oil slide

Saudi Arabia and UAE cite lack of co-operation from countries outside of the cartel for price rout

Dec 21

Drinks companies shaken by rouble turmoil

Consumer goods groups struggle with Russian volatility

Dec 21

Pakistan executes four convicted militants

Prime minister Sharif seeks to show he is getting tough on terror