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Webinar: EMI Presents - Does the Term ‘Emerging Markets’ Still Make Sense?

How can one compare the growth of countries in different regions with distinct cultures, governments, and geopolitical situations? Members of our research team will discuss what constitutes an emerging market in a webinar, on December 3rd, 8 am – 9 am EST. 

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$1.8M Gift to Support EMI

A $1.8 million gift from Gail and Roberto Cañizares ’71, MBA ’74 will establish the Emerging Markets Institute Fellows Case Writing Program pilot fund and the Cañizares Award for Distinguished Alumni in International Business and Emerging Markets.

Thank you Gail and Roberto Cañizares! Read more about their generous gift! 

EMI 2021 Annual Conference

The Emerging Markets Institute Conference 2021, held on November 5th at Cornell Tech and virtually, hosted 450+ attendees, from 41 countries!

Click here to watch the recordings of the conference and view photos from the event!

EMI Case and Pitch Competition

Congratulations to the winners of the Corning EMI Case Competition: The Fletcher School, IIM Bangalore, and Kelley School of Business. Congratulations to the winners of the EMI and Mark Mobius Pitch Competition: Offgrid and Khepra. Watch recordings of the case and pitch competition here!

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Emerging Markets Institute Year In Review 2019-2020

The past year has been eventful for EMI: despite the pandemic, EMI has engaged in numerous webinars, hosted its annual conference, published its 5th annual report, and so much more! Join EMI in reflecting back on the past year’s events and achievements by reading the 2019-2020 Year in Review! To take a look, click here.

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Innovation from Emerging Markets: From Copycats to Leaders

EMI is  proud to announce that its newly released book “Innovation from Emerging Markets: From Copycats to Leaders” is now available to buy from Cambridge University Press and Amazon in hardback and ebook format. This book aims to examine innovation and the leadership of noteworthy EMs countries and EMNCs. Thanks to the Emerging Multinationals Network, the joint efforts of various institutions around the world, comprised in this book.

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November 5, 2021

Gift Provides $1.8 Million to Emerging Markets Institute

Roberto Cañizares ’71, MBA ’74, and his wife Gail Cañizares supplement their continued advocacy for the SC Johnson College’s Emerging Markets Institute.

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September 28, 2021

ESG performance in emerging markets: China at a crossroads

EMI research intern Juan Pablo Borda Kuhlmann analyzes China’s ESG potential, diving deep into its environmental, social, and governance policies.

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September 16, 2021

Geopolitical factors affecting China’s Belt and Road Initiative in Latin America: Brazil and Mexico

Brazil and Mexico have different relationships with China with regards to its Belt and Road Initiative and other geopolitical factors.

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