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The Pandemic is the biggest crisis for Emerging Markets

The Pandemic is the biggest crisis for Emerging Markets

The emerging markets have benefited from globalization, they have also had to deal with intense volatility. The crises of 1998 and 2001 scarred Russia and Argentina deeply. What we have witnessed in recent months, however, is unprecedented, because it is a...

Coronavirus Impact on Chinese Economy Recap

Coronavirus Impact on Chinese Economy Recap

What started as an unusual respiratory illness in China at the end of 2019 has quickly become a full-blown global health crisis with thousands affected worldwide. At the end of December 2019, Chinese government officials announced that several dozen individuals were...

Investing in Emerging Markets in 2020

Investing in Emerging Markets in 2020

Investing in emerging markets, especially the BRIC countries, has been a winning strategy over the past two decades. As Brazil, Russia, India, and particularly China matured into full-scale capitalism, investors made huge gains. In recent years, though, that has...

Reckoning With New Demand Centers for Oil

Reckoning With New Demand Centers for Oil

When it comes to oil and business, much of the conversation is about the supply side. Since at least the 1970s, everyone has been keenly aware of OPEC and its influence on the available supply of oil. OPEC has been known to artificially restrict supplies of oil, in...

Snack Growth in Emerging Markets

Snack Growth in Emerging Markets

The snack industry is booming, especially in the world's developing markets, and the industry has taken note of that trend. Some of the industry's leading businesses, including Mondelēz International, have decided to focus their efforts on expanding their operations...

How Ford is Helping Emerging Markets in India

How Ford is Helping Emerging Markets in India

Ford Motor Company announced earlier this month that they are taking steps to aid in their emerging market share in India by teaming up with the India automobile company Mahindra & Mahindra. Ford’s reasoning behind this joint venture is to reduce the risks that...

The Emerging Market in Chile

The Emerging Market in Chile

Although Chile may be one of the smaller emerging markets in the Americas, Chile’s GDP has been growing at an annual rate of 4.3% on average since the global financial crisis. Its GDP per capita has been growing at an even faster rate of 5.3%, increasing its viability...

Latin America’s Emerging Market is Now Outgrowing Asia

Latin America’s Emerging Market is Now Outgrowing Asia

As the US Dollar seemingly weakens and the Federal Reserves puts interest rates on hold for the rest of 2019 and possibly throughout 2020, analysts agree that Latin American emerging markets are the best investments for investors. As the Reserve takes a sideline with...

The History And Opportunity Of Latin American Emerging Markets

The History And Opportunity Of Latin American Emerging Markets

Over the last six years, Latin America saw a downturn in growth and investment. After years of turbulence economically, a rise in commodity prices has offered the promise of stability in Latin American business sectors. Overcoming the debt crisis, inflation, and...