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Webinar: The Decade of Emerging Markets

In a post-pandemic world, environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues will be crucial for businesses, including those in emerging economies. Clients, partners, employees, and society at large expect firms to be part of the change for good. The 2021 edition of the Emerging Market Multinationals Reports lays the groundwork for this discussion.

Join EMI for the discussion on February 4th at 9 am! Register here!


$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 2020-2021

The past year has been eventful for EMI: 70+ fellows graduated in May, an annual conference and numerous seminars, published the 6th 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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December 10, 2021

Financial inclusion a key component in winning pitch at EMI’s 2021 Case Competition

Team FletcherConneX, winners of the 2021 Corning Cornell Emerging Markets Institute Case Competition, reflect on their experience.

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December 2, 2021

ESG pressure takes center stage at the 2021 Emerging Markets Institute conference

Emerging markets are making progress in environmental, social, and governance (ESG) efforts but also face hurdles, including metrics and governance.

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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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