Emerging Markets in the Global Economy
The significance of the emerging economies in the global arena is on the rise. For students, it is imperative to understand what roles these economies play and how it shapes the nature of international business. The first part of the course will cover concepts that serve as a foundation to understand the dynamics of emerging markets. The second part will focus on practical issues related to entering and competing in emerging markets. Specifically, this course will help students study the institutions and the macro environment of emerging markets, examine the opportunities and the challenges of operating therein, evaluate local and global competition, and analyze the different strategies of firms.