EMI at Work

A review of the Mexican National Innovation System

by Lourdes Casanova, Senior Lecturer of Management and Academic Director of the Emerging Markets Institute and Samantha Rullán, EMI Assistant Director
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. 

Competence and motivation

by Hye Jung Yoon, Johnson, Cornell University
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.

Discussing Brazil’s current political and economic crisis at Cornell

by Samantha Rullán, EMI Assistant Director
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

Global Latinas, as part of the solution of Latin America’s social issues

by Lourdes Casanova, EMI Academic Director
Lourdes Casanova, EMI Academic Director
Global Latinas realize that, as they develop their global ambitions, their home country and the Latin American region in which they operate, need to be strong

Doing Business in Nigeria

by Ibijoke Oke, MPA '16, EMI Fellow
Ibijoke Oke, MPA '16, EMI Fellow
Although Nigeria is Africa’s biggest economy, it has been battling with economic and political instability, particularly Boko Haram and the recent oil crisis.

One Week in Bangkok

by Jeremy Kuhre, MBA '16, EMI Fellow
Jeremy Kuhre, MBA '16, EMI Fellow
The 2016 Mai Bangkok Business Challenge.

Baidu’s recent trouble opens great opportunity for Bing in China

by Winston Sun, MBA '16, EMI Fellow
Winston Sun, MBA '16, EMI Fellow
Baidu is involved in a series of public relations crisis, which opens a great opportunity for Bing to explore the China market.

Africa the Country: The Prejudice that is Hurting a Continent and Investors

by David Matthew Breazzano, MBA '16, EMI Fellow
David Matthew Breazzano, MBA '16, EMI Fellow
Many people from the US and Europe tend to group the different countries of Africa into one generalized nation of Africa

A bright star in turbulent times

by Lourdes Casanova, Senior Lecturer of Management and Academic Director of the Emerging Markets Institute
Lourdes Casanova, Senior Lecturer of Management and Academic Director of the Emerging Markets Institute
Investment in innovation, creation of new products, and diversification of its portfolio are some of the keys to AmBev's success.

The power of connectivity: what Colombia can teach us about IT in emerging markets

by Brian Liberatore, MBA '16, EMI Fellow, Zuyao Mao, MBA '16 and Laura Simion, MBA ’16, EMI Fellow
Brian Liberatore, MBA '16, EMI Fellow, Zuyao Mao, MBA '16 and Laura Simion, MBA ’16, EMI Fellow
Technology can be a powerful tool in emerging markets. 

“Through I course I took with the Emerging Markets Institute, I developed a human resource strategy for retaining high potential female employees for a major investment bank in South Africa. This was my most beneficial experience at business school and highlighted a pressing subject: women’s empowerment in the workplace.”

- Bryson Saez, MBA '14
EMI Fellow