Emerging Markets Institute

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

EMI News & Highlights

Feb 25

Johnson Professor Andrew Karolyi Selected as One of the World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds: 2014

Karolyi recognized by Thomson Reuters for his frequently cited research on global equity issuance and trading 

Feb 23

Chinese internet giants head for Latin America

Emerging Markets Institute Director gives her view

Feb 05

Have Emerging Markets Emerged?

Andrew Karolyi is mentioned in this article about Emerging Markets.

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
Richard J. Coyle, MBA’86, EMI Executive Director

How Can South Africa Improve Its Economy Through Trade and Investment?

by Richard J. Coyle, MBA’86, EMI Executive Director.

From January 6 through 19, 2015, a group of Johnson students visited South Africa as part of a study trip. Students subsequently prepared recommendations as to how South Africa can improve its economy through trade and investment.

Amber Thomas, MBA ’15 & MILR ‘15

Eliminating Toxins in International Electronics Supply Chains

by Amber Thomas, MBA ’15 & MILR ‘15.

Amber Thomas, MBA '15, MILR '15 interviewed Heather White, who is making a documentary on the health issues faced by Chinese factory workers in the electronics industry.

Financial Times Emerging Markets Headlines

Mar 06

US stocks and Treasuries slide after data

Dollar soars as talk of Fed rate rise escalates

Mar 06

Dollar and US bond yields soar after data

S&P 500 slides as Fed rate rise talk builds

Mar 06

Dollar at 11-year high on jobs boost

S&P 500 falls as Treasury yields jump