The Center for Emerging Markets has organized lectures and talks focused on key regions of the developing world, including India (as part of the Vivek and Vandana Sharma India Initiative), China, and Africa.
Launched in 2017, the Center for Emerging Markets' India Lecture Series is free and open to the public. It is now endowed and known as the Vivek and Vandana Sharma India Lecture.
China is one of the world's most important economies and its impact on the global economy continues to rise. The China Lecture and the China Insight Series explore important topics about China's role in the world.
The Africa Speaker Series explores business, social, and developmental issues in this diverse continent with the youngest and fastest growing population. From time to time, events in this series are co-organized with Northeastern University's Africa Global Initiative.