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EMI 2021 Annual Conference

The Emerging Market Institute’s Annual Conference will be held this year on November 5th, 2021, focused around Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) issues in emerging economies. The 2021 conference will feature the launch of the sixth Emerging Market Multinationals Reports, panel discussions around ESG issues, the annual case competition, and a pitch competition. Register here for the conference!

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Emerging Markets Multinationals Report - The Ten Years that Changed Emerging Markets

The Emerging Market Multinationals Report (EMR) 2020 has been authored by Lourdes Casanova, Senior Lecturer, EMI Academic Director, and Anne Miroux, EMI Visiting Fellow. The report looks back at the past decade and reviews some of the corporate characteristics of emerging market multinationals and how they evolved over time. Click here to view this year’s report!

View our past reports here!

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Quarterly Report

The EMI has launched a new quarterly report series! The EMI will be publishing reports at the end of each fiscal quarter to highlight worldwide trends in market capitalization, initial public offerings (IPOs) and M&A data. View our first report on Q1 2021 here!

EMI Fellows Graduation 2021

Congratulations to the Class of 2021 EMI Fellows! We celebrated the EMI Fellows’ hard work and achievements through a virtual graduation ceremony. This year’s class had 73 fellows across multiple programs. We wish you all the best in your future endeavors! Watch the full graduation ceremony here.

China Webinar

Emerging Markets Institute Webinar Series

Emerging Markets Institute Webinar Series, organized by EMI in collaboration with the Cornell China Center and eCornell, features a discussion of the challenges of greening China’s manufacturing and overall economy, and the opportunities and challenges that lie for China and the world in mitigating climate change. The event was held on May 20th. Thank you to our speakers Crystal Geng, Henry Li, Gary Xiao, Yan Chen, Ying Hua, David Wu, and Lourdes Casanova. Check out the recording here!

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Emerging Markets Theme Research Seminar

The research seminar series focuses on engaging students and faculty in discourse over the role of emerging markets. The last installment was held on May 7th at 12 pm EDT, featuring TJ Wong, the Joseph A. DeBell Professor of Business Administration and Professor of Accounting at USC Marshall Business School. Watch the full seminar 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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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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The Era of Chinese Multinationals: Competing for Global Dominance

Authored by Lourdes Casanova and Anne Miroux, The Era of Chinese Multinationals captures the forces driving the disruptive growth of Chinese multinational corporations. The book presents data and case studies to depict the relevant issues with the goal of providing insights to global executives on collaborating and competing with Chinese companies. More information about the book is available here! Watch our YouTube discussion here. 

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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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August 24, 2021

The impact of ESG and corporate culture on company performance

EMI research assistant John Ninia discusses how ESG and corporate culture can have a positive impact on a company’s long-term performance.

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