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Spring 2024

Read our latest e-newsletter and learn about this year's latest developments at the Center for Emerging Markets.

Center Faculty Featured in the Media

MIT Sloan Management Review, December 08, 2022, “It's Time to Take Another Look at Blockchain” Ravi Sarathy interviewed by MIT Sloan Management Review, about the state of blockchain, the applications that are most relevant now for large companies, and how their leaders can harness the technology before established and new competitors use it against them.

DMSB News, November 14, 2022, “Northeastern business professor fills chair created by international ‘pioneers'” Ruth V. Aguilera was honored Wednesday at a Northeastern event that celebrated scholarly support and excellence.

DMSB News, October 26, 2022, “South Carolina conference spotlights D'Amore-McKim research on sustainability and global supply chains” Valentina Marano chaired the conference alongside University of South Carolina's Tatiana Kostova.

National Geographic, October 10, 2022, “Is building more dams the way to save rivers?” Auroop Ganguly comments on the role of dams.

BBC World Service, October 4, 2022, The Context, Auroop Ganguly comments on Hurricane Ian (12:30 – 13:15)

New York Times, October 3, 2022, “Three Ways to Build Back Smarter After Hurricane Ian.” Auroop Ganguly discusses ways to rebuild wisely after big storms.

New York Times, September 29, 2022, “Hospitals in Coastal Cities Risk Flooding Event in “Weak” Hurricanes Study Finds” Auroop Ganguly discusses hurricanes and hospitals.

Newsweek, September 5, 2022, “When Will the Heatwave in California End?” Auroop Ganguly comments on the 2022 California heat waves.

Newsweek, September 2, 2022, “Global Weirding: Humans Have Caused Chaos on Earth” Auroop Ganguly talks about the global weirding and climate extremes.

Independent (UK), September 1, 2022, “What caused Pakistan's deadly floods? From melting glaciers to ‘monster' monsoon” Auroop Ganguly talks about the 2022 Pakistan floods

Newsweek, July 27, 2022, “North Carolina Lake Disappears Making Hundreds of Fish Suffocate to Death” Auroop Ganguly speaks about the fish suffocation in North Carolina's Lake Wilson.

Newsweek, July 26, 2022, “Lake Mead Drought Exposes Creepy Long-Lost Boat Loaded With Artifacts” Auroop Ganguly discusses the drought impacts on Lake Mead.

CGTN America, November 18, 2020, “Ravi Ramamurti on the BRICS Summit.” Ravi Ramamurti was interviewed on the BRICS summit hosted by Russian president Vladmir Putin.

Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM), October 30, 2020, “Northeastern University – AIM International Business Symposium & 25th Anniversary Celebration.” Ravi Ramamurti talks about what makes Northeastern an innovative educational institution: its co-op model and expanding global campuses.

CNN, October 13, 2020, “Mini apps could reinvent the way you use your iPhone. China led the way.” George Yip talks about how China is leading the West in technological advances. The West is just at “the tip of the iceberg” in emulating ideas from China.

CGTN America, November 13, 2019, Global Business: “Ravi Ramamurti on the expectations of the 2019 BRICS Summit in Brazil.”Ravi Ramamurti analyzes the relevance, efficacy, and benefits of the concept behind BRICS countries in the face of changing global dynamics.

CGTN America, October 23, 2019, The Heat: China's Economy.
Ravi Ramamurti discusses China's economy and examines how the current U.S. trade war may be impacting growth and transformation.

CGTN America, August 12, 2019, Global Business: “Ravi Ramamurti discusses global trade tensions and China-India relations.”
Ravi Ramamurti weighs in for CGTN America on how heightened trade tensions between the U.S. and other countries may impact China-India economic ties.

PBS News Hour, August 7, 2019 “How the Cayman Islands could become a new healthcare destination,”
India's advancements in low-cost, high-quality healthcare services may attract American patients offshore for surgical procedures. According to Ravi Ramamurti, the U.S. has a lot to learn from this kind of disruption.

CGTN, June 11, 2019, The Point: “How much has China lost in the trade war so far?”
Ravi Ramamurti examines the impact of U.S. trade tariffs on China for CGTN.

CGTN, May 8, 2019, The Point: “China's Liu He will visit the U.S. soon to talk trade.” Ravi Ramamurti comments on President Trump's impact on U.S. relations with China for CGTN.

CGTN America. January 21, 2019, China 24: “Ravi Ramamurti discusses the economic state of China”
Ravi Ramamurti comments on China's economic state for CGTN America.

CGTN, January 16, 2019 “The Point: More patents for China in the U.S. Why?”
Ravi Ramamurti comments on China's increasing number of U.S. patents filed in the U.S. for CGTN America.

Market Watch. September 15, 2018, “India can teach the U.S. how to slash health-care costs by 40% — without rationing care”
Ravi Ramamurti talks about his new book, Reverse Innovation in Healthcare.

DisrupTV. August 24, 2018, “Interview with Ravi Ramamurti, Author of “Reverse Innovation in Health Care”
Ravi Ramamurti talks about his new book, Reverse Innovation in Healthcare.

CGTN America. August 24, 2018, “Impact of US-China Trade war on global shipping industry”
Ravi Ramamurti talks about how the US-China trade war impacts the shipping industry.

National Public Radio. August 14, 2018, “India Aims For The World's Biggest Health Care Overhaul”
Ravi Ramamurti comments on the Indian healthcare system.

The Times of India. July 29, 2018, “Op-Ed: How India's high-quality, low-cost model can save US healthcare”
Ravi Ramamurti shares his opinion on how India's high-quality healthcare, a low-cost model can save US healthcare.

CGTN America. July 27, 2018, “10th BRICS Summit wraps up in Johannesburg (25-mt segment)”
Ravi Ramamurti was one of the four panelists discussing the highlights of the BRICS Summit.

CGTN America. July 26, 2018, “Ravi Ramamurti discusses the BRICS Summit”
Ravi Ramamurti discusses the outcomes of the second day of the BRICS Summit with CGTN America's Mike Walter.

Stanford Social Innovation Review. July 24, 2018, “Five Industry-Changing Principles from India”
Ravi Ramamurti shares an excerpt of his new book, Reverse Innovation in Healthcare.

Bloomberg Radio National Show. July 11, 2018, “Bloomberg Baystate Business: Health Care, Chinese Tourists”
Ravi Ramamurti talks about his new book, Reverse Innovation in Healthcare.

Bloomberg Radio National Show. July 10, 2018. “Health Care In India Can Provide Blueprint To Lower Costs In US”
Ravi Ramamurti discusses his new book, Reverse Innovation in Healthcare.

STAT – First Opinion. July 10, 2018, “Op-Ed: What India can teach the U.S. about driving down the cost of health care”
Ravi Ramamurti shares his opinion on the Indian healthcare system.

CGTN America. July 6, 2018, “Global News program on US-China Trade War”
Ravi Ramamurti comments on the implications of the U.S.-China trade war.

The Times of India. July 6, 2018, “Narayana health inspires the West”
Ravi Ramamurti talks about his new book, Reverse Innovation in Healthcare.

The Hindu Business Line. July 5, 2018. “Rich countries can follow the India model of healthcare”
Ravi Ramamurti talks about his new book, Reverse Innovation in Healthcare.

CGTN America. May 18, 2018, “China 24 Program on Belt-and-Road Initiative and Russia”
Ravi Ramamurti comments on the new Belt and Road trade link between US, Russia.

CGTN America. April 28, 2018, “What Modi and Xi want out of their talks”
Ravi Ramamurti discusses what Xi and Modi want out of their talks with CGTN America.

CGTN America. April 27, 2018, “CGTN Modi-Xi meeting and China-India Relations”
Ravi Ramamurti comments on the Xi-Modi meeting and China-India relations.

CGTN America. April 2, 2018, “US-China trade war fears”
Ravi Ramamurti discusses US-China trade war implications with CGTN America's Mike Walter.

CGTN America. September 5, 2017, “Ravi Ramamurti talks about the BRICS forum and its global economic output”
Ravi Ramamurti comments on the recent BRICS forum and its global economic output for CGTN America.

CGTN America. July 13, 2017, “Ravi Ramamurti on Ambassador Cui Tiankai and China – U.S. ties.”
Ravi Ramamurti comments on China's Ambassador to the U.S. Cui Tiankai's address to the National Governors Association for CGTN America.

CGTN America. June 3, 2017, “Can SPIEF bring balance to the global economy?”
Ravi Ramamurti weighs in on Russia hosting the 21st annual St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) and discusses Russia's economical growth, joined by Liu Xin and Lilit Gevorgyan.

CGTN America. May 10, 2017, “Ravi Ramamurti on Belt and Road Initiative and its African impact”
Ravi Ramamurti explains the importance of Africa in the Belt and Road Initiative with CGtN America's Rachelle Akuffo.

CGTN America. March 17, 2017, “Ravi Ramamurti discusses G20 Economies”
Ravi Ramamurti discusses the G20 Finance Minister Summit and risks facing global trade with CGtN America's Rachelle Akuffo.

i24News Cable Channel. March 20, 2017, “Clear Cut with Michelle Makori.”
Ravi Ramamurti comments on Saudi Arabia's dependence on oil and trade relations with the United States and Asia.

China Central Television—America. October 15, 2016, “Ravi Ramamurti on the first day of the BRICS Summit.”
Ravi Ramamurti comments on why the 2016 BRICS summit was different than previous years.

China Central Television—America. October 12, 2016, “Ravi Ramamurti discusses China-Cambodia economic ties”
Ravi Ramamurti discusses China-Cambodia relations in terms of economics with CCTV America's Karina Huber.

Yahoo News. September 14, 2016 “Apple Inc silent killer: Obscure smartphone newcomers”
Ravi Ramamurti comments on the effect U.S. Apple iPhones and other smartphones may have in the Chinese market.

Computerworld. August 15, 2016. “South China Sea conflict could be IT's Black Swan”
Ravi Ramamurti comments on the effect a U.S. military confrontation in the South China Sea could have on the region's that sole-source out of Asia.

Northeastern News. June 27, 2016 “President Aoun to receive International Educator of the Year award”
Northeastern President Joseph E. Aoun received the Inter­na­tional Edu­cator of the Year Award from the Academy of Inter­na­tional Busi­ness. In addition, two D'Amore-McKim faculty members were named 2016 Academy of International Business honorary fellows, Ruth Aguilera and Alvaro Cuervo-Cazurra. Ravi Ramamurti was named an AIB fellow in 2008.

Northeastern News. June 9, 2016 “Successes and struggles amid the volatility in emerging markets”
Northeastern University's Center for Emerging Markets held the seventh annual symposium in collaboration with Cornell University. Ravi Ramamurti opened and directed the discussion.

Global Finance. June 2016, “SINGAPORE: Assuming The Mantle Of Asia's Financial Hub.
Ravi Ramamurti comments on the changes made in Asia's finances, with Singapore replacing Hong Kong as the region's top financial center.

China Central Television—America. May 31, 2016, “ China Central Television—America. “India's growing economy.
Ravi Ramamurti comments on India's growing economy.

China Central Television—America. May 25, 2016, China Central Television—America “Ravi Ramamurti discusses China-India investor ties.”
Ravi Ramamurti comments on China-India investor ties.

Huffington Post- The World Post Feb. 20, 2016, “Counter Threat Finance in the Age of ISIL.”
Nikos Passas comments on how ISIL has changed how the world reacts to terrorism.

Northeastern News Feb. 4, 2016, “Northeastern professor testifies at House hearing on countering terrorism financing.”
Nikos Passas testifies at a House Finan­cial Ser­vices Com­mittee hearing on terrorism and finance.

The Conversation Jan. 20, 2016, “Europe's failed response to refugee crisis risks fraying local labor markets”
Nikos Passas comments on Europe's response to the refugee crisis in relation to local labor markets.

LiveINSIGHTS December 30, 2015, “Factory Finding Mission.”
Professor Ravi Ramamurti comments on the hazards U.S. firms are likely to face in sourcing products from China.

LiveINSIGHTS November 19, 2015, “Emerging Markets Outlook: Exploring New Boundaries.”
Prof Ramamurti was one of three featured panelists in this 1-hour webinar on emerging markets.

TEDxAcademy October 16, 2015, “Fighting Corruption.”
Dr. Nikos Passas delivers a TED Talk in Athens, Greece about fighting corruption.

CCTV October 6, 2015, “Emerging Market Entrepreneurship.”
Professor Ravi Ramamurti is interviewed on CCTV regarding the entrepreneurship of emerging market nations.

Bangkok Post September 21, 2015, “Looking Outward.”
Professor Alvaro Cuervo-Cazurra was quoted in the Bangkok Post article on outward foreign direct investment by Thai companies.

CCTV September 10, 2015, “Singapore's Economy on the Eve of Elections.”
Ravi Ramamurti, discusses Singapore's current economic state on the eve of elections.

Mornings with Steve August 20, 2015, “Sporting Corruption.”
Dr. Nikos Passas, Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice, was featured on the Australian radio program Mornings with Steve to discuss corruption in sports worldwide.

CCTV July 21, 2015, “New Development Banks starts business in Shanghai.”
On the day when the New Development Bank of the BRICS nation was launched in Shanghai, CCTV-America interviewed Ravi Ramamurti on its likely role and relationship with other multilateral development banks.

CCTV July 8, 2015. “BRICS summit begins in little known town Ufa.”
Ravi Ramamurti was interviewed on CCTV-America's “Global Business” program about the significance of the BRICS Summit starting in Ufa, Russia, and the creation of two new multilateral development banks by these nations. 

El Mundo July 6, 2015, “Control Illicit Flows: Trade and Financial Transparency Available.”
Dr. Nikos Passas wrote an article for El Mundo detailing the nature of trade, how this can become deeply corrupted, and what society must do as a globalized whole in order to combat corruption.

Epoca April 6, 2015, “Fighting Corruption has to be a Collective Project.”
Dr. Nikos Passas was interviewed about corruption and the economy in an article on Epoca.

Wired January 2013 “Trickle-Up Innovation”
Ravi Ramamurti writes about a coming flip as the developing world teaches best practices on reverse innovation to the west. December 18, 2012 “Reverse Innovation's Big Impact for Consumers”
Ravi Ramamurti takes note of reverse innovation on consumers in 2013.

Bloomberg Businessweek October 28, 2010 “Emerging Markets: Bubble or Growth Leader?”
Ravi Ramamurti discusses the emerging-market bubble debate of 2010.

Reuters October 14, 2010 SEC probe revisits thorny accounting questions
H. David Sherman responds to a recent SEC probe of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc.

Investor's Business Daily September 20, 2010 Profits Scarce in India
Ravi Ramamurti advises U.S. companies to be cautious regarding India's growing economy.

American Banker August 31, 2010 Big US Banks Go Global in Fair-Value Fight
H. David Sherman discusses the repercussions of a controversial Financial Accounting Standards Board proposal aimed at using fair-value as the default standard for all assets and liabilities.

Emerging Investor July 7, 2010 Trend Towards Emerging Market Economies
Ravi Ramamurti says emerging markets are the new engines of global GDP growth and will account for 60 percent or more of world GDP growth.