EMI at Work

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. 

Colombia’s future rests on the middle class

by Brian Liberatore, MBA '16, EMI Fellow
Brian Liberatore, MBA '16, EMI Fellow

Johnson group helps small and medium businesses thrive at critical juncture for Colombia

Has Argentina Reached a Turning Point or will History Repeat Itself?

by Matt Agnello, MBA '16, EMI Fellow
Matt Agnello, MBA '16, EMI Fellow
Argentina has reached a pivotal turning point after decades of economic instability, but will the recent shift toward a more conservative policy be enough to rebound the economy?

Poland in 2016: At a Crossroads between Economic Liberalization and Renationalization

by Amanda B. Sieradzki, MBA '16, EMI Fellow
Amanda B. Sieradzki, MBA '16, EMI Fellow
Poland at a crossroads as a newly elected government takes the reins.

Tech Entrepreneurs: The New Merchant Class in the Iranian ‘Bazaar’

by Mehrdad Moghaddam, MBA '17, EMI Fellow
Mehrdad Moghaddam, MBA '17, EMI Fellow

Understanding the Backdrop of Iranian Tech Entrepreneurship


“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