by Meghan Bell, Ross Brown, Gargi Chaudhuri, Juan Matienzo
Ensuring sustainable future growth for its economy and positive trade relations will require the Mexican government to address several challenges related to the structure of its domestic economy.
by Tosin Adeniji, Sam Haveson, Rebecca Kim, Maximillian Kaye
WeChat has also spurred international interest expanding into China. They have effectively provided a method of testing the Chinese market through allowing U.S. companies and the broader market to gain an understanding for and how to market to active Chinese consumers. The value in WeChat’s existence has unlocked the potential for international companies to allocate resources to this once foreign, and now integrated consumer.
by Evodio Kaltenecker
Natura, a Brazilian manufacturer and marketer of beauty products, cosmetics, perfumes and personal, hair and skin care, provides an interesting example of how an emerging market company succeeds against resourceful and established multinationals from advanced economies.
by Anna Poplasky
Opening trade and financial channels with the rest of the world is essential for Uzbekistan to become a sound economic player.
by Vidur Ahlowlia, Ahmed Aljabreen & Ben Andryisck
The lack of a widespread banking services infrastructure in Mexico creates a problem for poor, rural Mexicans who need and/or want access to traditional banking services
by HyungJoon (Simon) Kim
Private investors hesitate to invest in infrastructure in developing countries because of high level of political risk, exchange risk, and demand risk.
by Decio Oddone, O&G Officer at Prumo Logistics
Corruption and a corrupted way of doing politics, populist measures and relaxed fiscal and monetary policies showed that Brazil still has a long way to go before becoming a developed country.
by Lourdes Casanova, Senior Lecturer of Management and Academic Director of the Emerging Markets Institute and Samantha Rullán, EMI Assistant Director
Innovations are emerging from a country that is experiencing important social and political problems.
by Hye Jung Yoon, Johnson, Cornell University
Those who sacrifice their self-interests for collective goals would gain status from others more effectively in Asian cultures, which emphasized more team-oriented atmosphere and appreciate group harmony more than the Western culture.
by Samantha Rullán, EMI Assistant Director
III Brazilian Conference: Is Brazil’s Democracy in Crisis? organized by BRASA Cornell in partnership with the Emerging Markets Institute